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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

(The Philadelphia winners of AAA's top "five diamond" rating for 2014 were announced at a luncheon at the Rittenhouse Hotel.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Two Philadelphia Hotels Retain Top Rating in AAA Annual Survey

Only three establishments in the Philadelphia area were awarded AAA’s “five diamonds” for 2014: the Four Seasons, the Rittenhouse Hotel, and the Fountain Restaurant at the Four Seasons.

02/10/2014

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Price Of Diesel Fuel On Rise In Pa.

Pennsylvania drivers who fuel their vehicles with diesel are facing painful pump prices.

02/01/2014

(One person was killed in a two-vehicle crash last May at US 130 and Rt. 33 in East Windsor Township, NJ.  Credit: Chopper 3 HD)

Traffic Fatalities Decline in 2013 in NJ, Pa. From Previous Year

New Jersey State Police say that traffic deaths were lower in 2013, especially in South Jersey counties, than they were in 2012.

01/30/2014

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As Delaware Valley Temperatures Plummet, Calls For Driver Assistance Skyrocket

One of the worst sounds on a workday is that slow cranking when the car won’t start.

01/07/2014

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Expert Advises Preparing Your Car For The Coming Cold Snap

“At zero degrees, a car’s battery loses about 60 percent of its strength,” notes an AAA Midatlantic spokeswoman.

01/01/2014

(A map showing where older drivers are most likely to be involved in accidents.  Image from DVRPC, used with permission)

Area Agencies Highlight Traffic Accident Hotspots For Older Drivers

To mark what is called Older Driver Safety Awareness Week, area agencies are putting out their lists of some of the more dangerous roads for those age 65 and older.

12/03/2013

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AAA Predicts Travel Decline This Thanksgiving Season; US Economy Cited

A new travel survey released by AAA suggests that the fragile economy may be keeping some people closer to home.

11/20/2013

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Experts See Delaware Valley Fuel Prices Headed Into $4 Range

The average fuel price in Philadelphia has reached $3.70 a gallon as the result of a 17-cent spike over the last week.

07/17/2013

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Car Thefts On The Decline

“Grand theft auto” is a popular video game but it is an increasingly unpopular crime.

07/10/2013

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AAA Says Now Is A Good Time To Update Your Homeowner’s Insurance

With federal forecasters predicting an active or extremely active hurricane season, Triple-A advises homeowners to review their insurance policies before conditions heat up.

06/06/2013

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Spike In Gas Prices Not Affecting Memorial Day Weekend Travel

Gas prices have been rising leading up to Memorial Day weekend, according to Triple-A Mid-Atlantic. But they say that won’t stop more than 400,000 Philadelphia-area residents from hitting the road.

05/25/2013

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Survey Finds Philadelphia-Area Residents Eager To Revisit South Jersey Shore

The poll by AAA shows that more than 400,000 vacationers in the eight-county Philadelphia region are ready to return to the Jersey shore this summer.

05/20/2013

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Area Gas Prices Heading Up With No End In Sight

You may have noticed while filling up, that gas prices are significantly higher.

02/03/2013

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