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Drivers feel pain at the pump as gas prices rise
Drivers feel pain at the pump as gas prices rise
News Angy Altamirano 2/20/2013 at 8:10AM

Over the past month, drivers have been digging deeper into their pockets as gas prices have gone up about 20 cents per gallon. “Owning a vehicle today is out of the question. At this rate, our children will be paying $10 or more a gallon,” said teacher Elizabeth Gutierrez, 24, as she gassed up her [...]

Gas prices return to pre-Sandy levels
Gas prices return to pre-Sandy levels
News Billy Rennison 11/26/2012 at 11:11AM

After a month of wild fluctuations post-Sandy, New York City gas prices have settled back to where they were before the storm. Prices at the pump jumped 15 cents in the aftermath of the storm, before slowly retreating to $4, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report, the same price drivers were paying last month. Over [...]

Gas prices down slightly in New York City
Gas prices down slightly in New York City
News Billy Rennison 10/01/2012 at 10:07AM

While gas prices are down slightly from their 2012 highs, drivers are still paying 32 cents more per gallon than at this time a year ago. The average price for a gallon of gas in the city is $4.19, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report, four cents lower than two weeks ago. Over the past [...]

Gas prices near 2012 highs
Gas prices near 2012 highs
News Billy Rennison 9/17/2012 at 9:23AM

Gas prices continue their two month climb in New York City and are approaching 2012 highs. The average price for a gallon of gas in the city has risen to $4.23, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report, 8 cents higher than a week ago. Over the past month the cost of gas has jumped 17 [...]

Gas prices rise for 8th consecutive week
Gas prices rise for 8th consecutive week
News Billy Rennison 8/27/2012 at 9:55AM

Prices at the pump continue to trend upward, as costs rose for the eighth consecutive week. The average price for a gallon of gas in the city has risen to $4.08, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report. Over the past month the cost of gas has jumped 17 cents. For much of the year, drivers [...]

Helping Seniors Drive Safer, Longer
News Queens Courier Staff 8/18/2012 at 5:19AM

(Family Features) Since January 2011, nearly 10,000 Americans turn 65 every day, joining the fastest growing age group in the nation. According to a recent American Automobile Association (AAA) survey of that booming population, nearly half of seniors worry about losing their freedom and mobility when the time comes for them to transition from driver [...]

Gas prices surge past $4
Gas prices surge past $4
News Billy Rennison 8/13/2012 at 9:29AM

Prices at the pump have surged past $4 in New York City for the first time since May. The average price for a gallon of gas in the city has risen to $4.03, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report, seven cents higher than a week ago. Over the past month the cost of gas has [...]

Gas prices hold steady in New York City
Gas prices hold steady in New York City
News Billy Rennison 7/30/2012 at 8:33AM

Gas prices have held steady over the past week as they continue their climb back toward $4. The average New York City price at the pump has risen to $3.90, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report, just one cent higher than a week ago. Fuel has remained below $4 since the end of May. Over [...]

Gas prices speed toward $4
Gas prices speed toward $4
News Billy Rennison 7/23/2012 at 9:37AM

New York City gas prices continue to speed toward the $4 mark three weeks after reaching a 2012 low. The average New York City price at the pump has risen to $3.89, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report, eight cents higher than a week ago. The cost of gas has jumped 14 cents over the [...]

Gas prices begin to climb
Gas prices begin to climb
News Billy Rennison 7/16/2012 at 9:22AM

After reaching 2012 lows, gas prices have ticked up each of the last two weeks. The average New York City price at the pump has risen to $3.81, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report, six cents higher than a week ago. New Yorkers are paying the same amount to fill up as they were a [...]