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Virginia Gas Prices Leapt 11 Cents Within Two Weeks

Virginia Gas Prices Leapt 11 Cents Within Two Weeks

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (April 2, 2018) – Since spring began in Virginia, gas prices have continued to rise. Currently, the Commonwealth is experiencing an 11 cent increase just inside of two weeks with today’s price at $2.47, which is 34 cents more than last...


Distraction Tops Driver’s List of Growing Dangers on the Road

Distraction Tops Driver’s List of Growing Dangers on the Road

VIRGINA BEACH, VA (Mar. 29, 2018) ― Distracted driving tops driver’s list of growing dangers on the road, according to a new survey from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. The annual Traffic Safety Culture Index shows that 88 percent of drivers...


Distracted Driving Kills

Distracted Driving Kills

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (March 28, 2018) — Each day, 10 people are killed in distracted driving crashes - contributing to the 40,000 people killed in crashes on U.S. roadways during 2017, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration...


Alexa…Find Me a Great Restaurant!

Alexa…Find Me a Great Restaurant!

VIRGINA BEACH, Va. (March 26, 2018) – Consumers can now look beyond their fingertips to find a AAA Diamond Rated restaurant. AAA has made it as simple as asking Amazon Alexa or Google Home for suggestions. With access to 31,000 AAA Inspected & Approved...


Gas Prices Spike as the New Season Springs to Life

Gas Prices Spike as the New Season Springs to Life

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (March 26, 2018) - With the arrival of spring, gas prices immediately became more expensive nationwide. The national gas price average is $2.61, which is a nickel more expensive on the week. While some states are seeing double-digit...


Buying Your Passport Sooner Will Save You Money

Buying Your Passport Sooner Will Save You Money

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (March 26, 2018) - As a busy summer travel season approaches, AAA Tidewater Virginia is reminding travelers that a necessity for their trip is about to get more expensive.  As of April 2nd, passport fees are increasing – making now the...


Gasoline Prices Climb as Spring Draws Near

Gasoline Prices Climb as Spring Draws Near

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA. (March 19, 2018) – Virginia’s price at the pump continues to rise as spring officially kicks off tomorrow, March 20th. Currently, the price for regular gas per gallon is $2.36, which is three cents more than last week and 27 cents...


AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety’s 70th Anniversary

AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety’s 70th Anniversary

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA. (March 16, 2018) – Celebrating 70 years of research and education supporting the mission of reducing roadway crashes, injuries and deaths, the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety has unveiled a new website – AAAFoundation.org – focused...


Move Over Baby Boomers, Millennials Embrace Family Travel

Move Over Baby Boomers, Millennials Embrace Family Travel

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA. (March 15, 2018) – Led by millennials, some 88 million Americans plan to take family vacations this year. According to the latest research from AAA Travel, 44 percent of millennials are planning a family getaway, more than members of...


Make Your Own Luck on the Road This St. Patty’s Day

Make Your Own Luck on the Road This St. Patty’s Day

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (March 14, 2018) - St. Patrick’s Day is fast approaching, whether you’re Irish or not, thousands of people come together to partake in green attire, Irish food, parades, and drinking green beer. St. Patrick’s Day is ranked in the top...

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