Tag Archives: gas prices

Roads to be stuffed with Thanksgiving traffic

By on November 14th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 4:00 pm

According to AAA’s projections, 90 percent of people traveling during Thanksgiving will be driving, and Wednesday is expected to be the worst day to travel on the roads.

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In the News: Biden in Florida, education task force tuition limits, Zimmerman judge and more

By on October 30th, 2012 | Last updated: October 30, 2012 at 4:24 pm

VP Biden making Florida stops Wednesday – Joe Biden will be campaigning in Ocala and Sarasota on Wednesday. Bay News 9 Gov. Rick Scott’s higher education task force wants limit on Florida two-plus-two tuition – Scott’s team has agreed to […]

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Average Florida gas price drops eight cents

By and on October 22nd, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 3:56 pm

Wallets may feel heavier this week as gas prices continue to fall. Florida’s average gas price is $3.63 per gallon, an eight-cent decrease from last week, said AAA Spokeswoman Jessica Brady.

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Gas prices continue to fall in southeast

By on October 1st, 2012 | Last updated: October 1, 2012 at 11:58 am

For the second consecutive week, gas prices have fallen in Florida and may continue to decrease, according to AAA spokeswoman Jessica Brady. Brady said pessimistic news about the global economy, including lagging demand in the U.S. and manufacturing growth continuing […]

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Gas prices begin to stabilize in Florida

By on September 10th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:43 pm

AAA warns of potential storms in Gulf of Mexico and overseas events that could affect gas trend.

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Isaac causing rising gas prices

By on August 27th, 2012 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 2:25 pm

Tropical Storm Isaac has already caused an increase in gas prices.

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Isaac’s potential effect on gas prices

By on August 24th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:03 pm

If Tropical Storm Isaac comes through the main oil production sites in the Gulf of Mexico it could cause an increase in gas prices.

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Summer gas prices continue to rise in Florida

By on August 20th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:04 pm

Summer time usually means higher prices at the pump and so far, this year hasn’t been much of an exception. Gas prices have continued to rise statewide and nationally since the beginning of July. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Robert Lopez spoke […]

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Paying more for gas this week

By on July 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:36 pm

The price of gas is going up in Gainesville and around the state of Florida. Triple A Spokewoman Jessica Brady talked with WUFT-FM’s Fernanda Ponce about the reasons why.  

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Gas prices on the rise again

By on July 9th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:34 am

While consumers may have enjoyed a period of lower gas prices recently, that price drop was short-lived.  Gas prices spiked in the past week. Nationally, the average price rose from $3.33 to $3.38, while here in Florida prices increased from $3.19 to $3.26. […]

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