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The Downeaster brings more visitors to Freeport and Brunswick
Date: 12/23/2012 Album ID: 1586488
Photos by Gordon Chibroski
The Downeaster brings more visitors to Freeport and Brunswick improving retail and restaurant businesses
Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, December 19, 2012, Downeaster conductor, Chuck Moyer, left, helps passenger, Jean 
Townsend, who lives in Naples Forida, as she departs the train in Freeport to visit her children for Christmas in Waterville.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, December 19, 2012, Jane Maguire-Tyce, right, and Sylvain Gauliere, 19, her daughter's friend from France, leave the Freeport Information Center after getting directions to Auburn from the train station to  pick up her daughter from Saint Dominic Academy in Auburn. He took the train from Boston to Freeport and saved Maguire-Tice time, money and hassle from having to pick him up from Logan Airport, according to Maguire-Tice.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, December 19, 2012, Wendelin Choiniere, left, enjoys the train ride from Exeter, New Hampshire with her daughter, Madison, 9 months, right, and son, Mason 2 1/2, sleeping on the seat to her left. They live in Brunswick and made the trip to Exeter to make a pre-Christmas visit with her mom. With power for her MacBook Pro and Free WiFi, the trip was a joy for her and her kids, according to Choiniere.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, December 19, 2012, Kati Connelly, from Brunswick, left, and her friend, Leah Petracca, from Park City, Utah, both going to school in Boston, enjoy a trip home on the Downeaster to Brunswick to enjoy Christmas with Connelly's family. On right is Jean Townsend from Naples, Florida, who is coming home to enjoy Christmas with her children in Waterville.
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