An Amtrak passenger train heading south on the rail service's Northeast Corridor line pulled into the West Bel Air Avenue station in Aberdeen at 8:40 a.m. Wednesday, and a handful of passengers stepped off, on their way to see family and friends for Thanksgiving.
Gunbir Singh, 18, who traveled from New Brunswick, N.J., was among the passengers. An international student from India who attends Rutgers University, Singh was visiting his brother and other family members in Aberdeen for Thanksgiving.
This year is the second he has spent the holiday with his Aberdeen relatives, Singh said.
While millions of...