gas prices

Sun News Briefs
News Melissa Chan 3/15/2012 at 6:08PM

Pol: Save Jamaica Bay from runway expansion SOUTHERN QUEENS — Assemblymember Phil Goldfeder recently sent a letter to Port Authority executives, urging them to reject proposals to expand the runway at JFK International Airport into Jamaica Bay. Port Authority executives introduced a plan back in February 2011 which included filling in a significant part of [...]

Prices at the pump continue to rise
Prices at the pump continue to rise
News Billy Rennison 3/05/2012 at 10:53AM

Gas prices continue to rise after surpassing the $4 mark last week. Prices at the pump are up more than three cents since last week, with the average price in the city settling at $4.06, according to AAA’s daily fuel gauge. CLICK HERE FOR GAS-SAVING TIPS The cost of gas has been rising steadily since [...]

Afternoon Roundup
Afternoon Roundup
News Alexa Altman 3/04/2012 at 2:28PM

A drug mule who said she was three months pregnant gave birth at Kennedy Airport — to a stash of heroin, authorities said. Read more: DailyNews Citi Field revenues have dropped more than 30 percent since the New York Mets ballpark opened in 2009, and premium ticket sales are down by nearly 50 percent, according [...]

Drivers suffer pain at the pump
Drivers suffer pain at the pump
News Toni Cimino 2/29/2012 at 10:35AM

On a recent rainy Friday, Vinny Rajkumar, a Toyota Camry driver, fondly remembered a time when it cost him $30 to get 10 gallons of gas. But as the numbers quickly ticked up and up, he told a much different story. “I couldn’t afford food, so now I pay $20 at a time for gas,” [...]

Gas prices surpass $4 in the city
News Billy Rennison 2/27/2012 at 10:37AM

Prices at the pump continue to rise as the per gallon cost for customers has surpassed the $4 mark. Gas prices have risen 25 cents over the past month and 6 cents since last week, according to AAA’s daily fuel gauge. The current average in New York City is $4.023 per gallon — a price that [...]

More people pedaling in NYC
More people pedaling in NYC
Health Billy Rennison 12/14/2011 at 1:36PM

As New Yorkers spin their wheels thinking of ways to save money with the nation in the midst of a recession and gas approaching $4 per gallon, a record number of residents are spinning a different set of wheels. The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) announced recently that biking has doubled over the [...]