The statewide average in New York, according to AAA, was $3.93 a gallon for regular. In Connecticut, prices rose by a penny to $3.94. In New Jersey, prices were a comparatively cheap $3.58.
AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of regular gasoline on Friday was $3.56, up 12 cents from last week.
Drivers have been reeling at the rapid rise in the cost of gas, and worries have cropped up that some prices are being pumped up to scam consumers. On Sunday, a pair of New York State lawmakers called for action.
AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of regular gasoline in the Garden State on Friday was $2.88, up a penny from a week ago.
The price at the pump has jumped about 20 cents in the Tri-State Area the past three weeks, with New York topping the $3 mark for the first time since May.
AAA Mid-Atlantic said the rising prices were due to recent surges in the price of crude oil, which has been around $80 a barrel or more for over a week.
AAA Mid-Atlantic said the average price of regular gasoline in the Garden State was $2.50, which is unchanged from a week ago.
AAA Mid-Atlantic said the average price of regular gasoline in the Garden State was $2.50, up from a week ago.
The men and two alleged accomplices originally faced animal abuse charges, but those counts were dropped or downgraded, in part because the statute of limitations expired.
Motorists continued to see lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey.
Motorists are seeing lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey.
Did you see Mary Calvi’s report on hot gasoline temperatures during CBS 2 HD News at 11 p.m.? For more information: Turn Down Hot Fuel
Despite paying higher prices at the pumps this summer, you may also be surprised to find out you’re getting a lot less gas in your tank thanks to what’s called “hot fuel.”