Volunteers and staff are putting finishing touches on the Miniature Railroad and Village at Carnegie Science Center.
Music, food and rides on a “trackless train” will highlight the inaugural “Railroad Day” at the old Darlington Station near Idlewild Park.
The Ligonier Valley Railroad made its final run on Aug. 31, 1952. The railroad had carried coal from the mines and passengers to Idlewild Park since 1877.
To get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.
Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.
A dangerous landslide shut down train traffic in the West End Friday morning and a boulder the size of a car came crashing down and narrowly sparked a serious emergency.
Emergency crews responded to an accident between a car and a train in Cheswick this morning.