Gas Station

Man pulls gun on gas line; looting in Far Rockaway
News Melissa Chan 11/02/2012 at 1:53PM

The city’s fight for fuel and pursuit of resources has led to the arrest of one St. Albans man, who allegedly whipped out a gun to cut a long gas line, and the collaring of several looters in the Rockaways, authorities said. Sean Bailey, 35, was cuffed shortly after he pointed a pistol at a [...]

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 [...]

Police investigating Bayside gas station armed robbery
News Toni Cimino 10/07/2011 at 4:12PM

Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the 111th Precinct, on Saturday, October 1 at a Dunkin Donuts/Gas station located at 219-02 Horace Harding Expressway between Bell and Springfield Boulevards. The perp allegedly entered the location at around 6:30 a.m., displayed a firearm, and demanded that cash be put into a black plastic [...]

Police seek gas station robber
News Toni Cimino 9/30/2011 at 12:27PM

Officers of the 111th Precinct are searching for a man they say held up a gas station at 8:15 this morning. According to a source, the unidentified armed man went into the location, at 244-05 Northern Boulevard, and demanded money from the attendant. The cash was put in a bag and the perp, in a [...]