Patricia Quinn

Type: Person
Name: Patricia Quinn
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Downeaster completes track repairs, restores cancelled trains

PORTLAND, Maine — Amtrak’s Downeaster has restored its full schedule of five daily round-trips between Portland and Boston after track defects led to delays and cancellations.Patricia Quinn, the executive director of the Northern New England Passenger ... [Published Bangor Daily News - 12 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

For Downeaster, a month of troubles

Although ridership is up in FY14, cancellations and two pedestrian fatalities plague the train service.This July will be the Downeaster’s worst month since Amtrak launched passenger train service in Maine 13 years ago.Eight trains will be canceled this ... [Published Portland Press Herald - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Eleanor L. Davidson

, 93, passed away Monday, at the home of her son David Davidson, in Dexter, NY, surrounded by loving family after courageously fighting a battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. She was born November 5, 1920, in W. Martinsburg, NY, the daughter of the late ... [Published Watertown Daily Times - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Train barn opponents, Downeaster official clash at Thursday meeting

BRUNSWICK, Maine — A meeting of an advisory group for a proposed train layover facility Thursday lapsed into an acrimonious exchange between opponents of the project and representatives of the agency that runs the Amtrak Downeaster.At the meeting, three ... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

ME: Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Downeaster Train

July 24--An Amtrak Downeaster train packed with commuters as it headed north from Boston to Brunswick struck and killed a pedestrian Wednesday evening in downtown North Berwick.Authorities would only confirm that one person was killed. WCSH-TV quoted ... [Published Mass Transit Magazine - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Gesner Street Fire Funerals Date Set

Photos and Videos CChild, Infant Caskets Prepared for Gesner Street BurialsThe grief in one Philadelphia neighborhood brings out the compassion in others as community volunteers and a funeral director help plan for the burials of three children and one ... [Published NBC Philadelphia - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Concert set to benefit victims of fatal fire in Philly

Since the horrific July 5 Philadelphia fire that took the lives of three 4-year-olds and an infant boy and left dozens on the 6500 block of Gesner Street homeless, members of local churches and businesses have worked tirelessly to raise funds for the ... [Published Delco Times - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Several Downeaster trains canceled due to track repairs

A TRAVEL ALERT THAT COULD LEAD TO MORE áCARSá ON THE ROAD, AMTRAK IS CANCELING SOME OF ITS DOWNEASTER TRAINS THIS WEEK, AS THEY CONTINUE TRACK MAINTENANCE. WHILE THAT WORK IS A PRIORITY, IT IS LEAVING SOME RIDERS LOOKING FOR ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORTATION ... [Published WMTW - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Downeaster chief stands by train depot plan

Despite opposition coming from Gov. Paul LePage, a neighborhood group and now six Democratic lawmakers, the chief executive of the Amtrack Downeaster's operator said she is standing by the agency's plan to build a proposed train layover facility in B ... [Published Mainebiz - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Democrats question Downeaster’s train depot location

Six Democratic legislators have joined Gov. Paul LePage, residents and others in questioning the planned location of the Amtrak Downeaster's train layover facility in Brunswick.The Bangor Daily News reported that the six Democrats sent a letter on June ... [Published Mainebiz - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

The Speed of Hypocrisy: How America Got Hooked on Legal Meth

Image: Regina PryanichnikovaA terrible number of words have been written about Breaking Bad , yet none have struck upon the irony at its core. For all of the cult hit’s vaunted fine-brush realism and sly cultural references, the show never even winked ... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Jun 30 2014]

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"it’s very sad, but i’m glad to know that i can at least help out and ease their financial burden so they can get on with their life as best they can. pretty much all the funeral expenses have been covered" said Quinn of Guckin Funeral Mansion
"It is one of our busiest commuter trains," Quinn said. "it goes all the way to brunswick."

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For Downeaster, a month of troubles [Published Portland Press Herald - Jul 29 2014]
Eleanor L. Davidson [Published Watertown Daily Times - Jul 28 2014]
Train barn opponents, Downeaster official clash... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 25 2014]
Gesner Street Fire Funerals Date Set [Published NBC Philadelphia - Jul 24 2014]
ME: Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Downeaster ... [Published Mass Transit Magazine - Jul 24 2014]
Downeaster strikes pedestrian in North Berwick [Published WMTW - Jul 24 2014]
Concert set to benefit victims of fatal fire in... [Published Delco Times - Jul 21 2014]
Several Downeaster trains canceled due to track... [Published WMTW - Jul 14 2014]
Downeaster chief stands by train depot plan [Published Mainebiz - Jul 14 2014]
Democrats question Downeaster’s train depot loc... [Published Mainebiz - Jul 11 2014]
Lawmakers question plan to build Downeaster lay... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 10 2014]
The Speed of Hypocrisy: How America Got Hooked ... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Jun 30 2014]
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