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AAA: More Travelers Driving This Memorial Day Weekend, Likely Due To Low Gas Prices

AAA says 90 percent of holiday travelers in the Philadelphia region, or about 400,000 people, will be driving to their destinations – a five percent increase from last year.

05/22/2015

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3 On Your Side: 33 Million Expected To Hit Roads For Memorial Day Weekend

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at drivers’ plans for the Memorial Day weekend.

05/20/2015

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5 Discounts Any City Offers

From discount dining to free admission to museums, here is a look at five discounts any city offers.

04/29/2015

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Gas Prices Rise .02 In NJ, Could Drop By Summer

Figures released by AAA Mid-Atlantic show the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded rose from $2.16 to $2.18 in New Jersey last week. Nationally, the average stayed flat at $2.40 per gallon.

04/11/2015

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Experts: Gas Prices Will Continue To Drop

The national average for a gallon of regular is $2.42 right now — $1.12 less than this time last year.

03/17/2015

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How To Plan A Trip With Your Grandchildren

Here are five great tips towards helping you plan the best and safest trip with your loving grandchildren.

02/18/2015

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AAA Mid Atlantic Reports Nearly 3,200 Roadside Assistance Requests On Monday

The wicked cold and the snow means an increased chance of encountering problems on the roads, and it’s always best to be ready for the worst.

02/17/2015

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NJ Gas Prices Still Falling Sharply

Motorists continue to see sharply lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey.

01/24/2015

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Extreme Cold Can Wreak Havoc On Your Car Battery

At 32 degrees, your battery operates at about two-thirds of full capacity. At zero degrees, that drops to one-third.

01/08/2015

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Gas Prices Falling For 13th Straight Week In New Jersey

AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $2.55, down 10 cents from last week.

12/13/2014

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What To Do When Bad Weather Meets The Heaviest Travel Day Of The Year

Triple A Mid-Atlantic’s Jim Lardear says if you can get the driving done before the weather turns, do so, but if you absolutely have to travel Wednesday, take your time.

11/25/2014

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Gas Prices Drop In New Jersey For 7th Straight Week

Analysts say it’s likely that gas prices will continue to fall in coming weeks. They say the lower prices are due to decreased demand and lower crude oil prices.

11/01/2014

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Think Using That Hands Free System In The Car Is Safe? Think Again.

A big cause of that distraction, according to research from the AAA foundation for traffic safety, is imperfect voice recognition systems.

10/07/2014

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New AAA Study Says Drivers Ed Classes Help Save Lives Of Teen Drivers

“There really is a difference when teens take driver education,” says Jenny Robinson, a spokesperson with AAA Mid-Atlantic. “Driver education reduces crashes by 4.3% and convictions by nearly 40%.”

09/09/2014

Elderly Drivers

Grant Ave. in NE Phila. Again Listed As City’s Most Dangerous Road For Older Drivers

“It’s a very busy area with a lot of seniors,” notes AAA spokeswoman Jenny Robinson.

09/05/2014

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