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Americans Are Falling for Autumn Travel

Americans Are Falling for Autumn Travel

Summer’s over and kids are back in school, but many people are making plans for at least one more getaway this fall, before the arrival of another busy holiday season. According to a new survey from AAA, more than one in four Americans (28 percent)...


Schools Open Drive Carefully Media Event

Schools Open Drive Carefully Media Event

Press Conference Who:    Bangor School Department Superintendent  -Besty Webb, AAA Traffic Safety Specialist – Harri Sterling, Bangor Police- Officer Daniel Gastia What: AAA, Bangor School Department & Law Enforcement to remind motorist and parents...


Gas Prices Hit Highest Pump Price of the Year

Gas Prices Hit Highest Pump Price of the Year

Gas prices in New England and throughout the country continued to rise and are there highest recorded price so far this year. The near-term combinations of numerous refinery and pipeline shut downs, tightened access to supply levels in the Gulf and...


Schools Open Drive Carefully

Schools Open Drive Carefully

Every fall, over 55 million children across the United States head back to school. With 13 percent of those children typically walking or biking to their classes, AAA warns drivers to be especially vigilant for pedestrians before and after school hours....


Harvey Drives Up Gas Prices Nationwide

Harvey Drives Up Gas Prices Nationwide

As Hurricane Harvey blasted Texas, gas prices shot up across the country. At $2.37, today’s national gas price average is four cents more expensive on the week and one of the largest one-week national gas prices surge seen this summer.   Vermont’s...


AAA Reveals True Cost of Vehicle Ownership

AAA Reveals True Cost of Vehicle Ownership

Owning and operating a new vehicle in 2017 will cost a driver an average of $8,469 annually, or $706 each month, according to a new study from AAA.   In addition to analyzing the ownership costs for sedans, SUVs and minivans, AAA’s Your Driving Costs...




"1 Million Members" Facebook® Sweepstakes Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN A PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. .     Eligibility: The "1 Million Members" Facebook Sweepstakes (“Sweeptstakes”) is open to any legal resident of the following; states of Maine,...


New England States See Another Week of Savings at the Pump

New England States See Another Week of Savings at the Pump

Gas prices continue to decline in New England. The price drop is due to a continued buildup of crude oil combined with ongoing high gasoline production runs, an increase in gasoline stocks and a drop in gasoline demand.   If refiners continue to produce...

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