Gas prices http://wvxu.org en Ohioans expected to hit the roads in big numbers during holiday week http://wvxu.org/post/ohioans-expected-hit-roads-big-numbers-during-holiday-week <p></p><p>If you're among the 1.7 million Ohioans AAA says are taking a vacation this Independence Day holiday, you're in good, but likely crowded, company. The auto club estimates 1.4 million Ohioans will drive more than 50 miles from home between Wednesday, July 3 and Sunday, July 7.</p><p><strong>Where are we going?</strong></p><p>Pack your patience, a majority of the top destinations listed by AAA are along the I-75 corridor.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 20:09:15 +0000 Tana Weingartner 14450 at http://wvxu.org Ohioans expected to hit the roads in big numbers during holiday week Fewer of us traveling this holiday weekend, but not by much http://wvxu.org/post/fewer-us-traveling-holiday-weekend-not-much <p>AAA is projecting a slight decline in Memorial Day travel.&nbsp; The automobile association says 34.8 million people will be traveling more than 50 miles from home Thursday through Monday.&nbsp; Last year it was 35.1 million.&nbsp;&nbsp; The automobile association estimates 1,312, 559 Ohioans plan to travel for the holiday, also a slight decline from last year.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>The economy's been doing better, but....</strong></p> Wed, 22 May 2013 16:28:43 +0000 Mark Heyne 12886 at http://wvxu.org Fewer of us traveling this holiday weekend, but not by much Gas prices take a rare spring dip http://wvxu.org/post/gas-prices-take-rare-spring-dip <p>Have you been keeping an eye on the price of gasoline in the last few weeks?&nbsp; Cheryl Parker with AAA in Cincinnati has been doing just that.<br><br>"Yeah, they've declined," she said.&nbsp; "For the first time in ten years we've seen a decline in gas prices in the month of March.&nbsp; It's very unusual."<br><br><strong>Definitely not the norm for this time of year</strong><br><br>Gas prices usually start heading up in the spring, but they decreased last month and now average about 30 cents per gallon less than a year ago. &nbsp;<br> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 19:10:40 +0000 Mark Heyne 10951 at http://wvxu.org Gas prices take a rare spring dip Ouch! Pump prices hit a high just in time for holiday weekend http://wvxu.org/post/ouch-pump-prices-hit-high-just-time-holiday-weekend <P align=left>AAA is predicting the national average price of gasoline for Labor Day this year will be the highest ever for the holiday. Fri, 31 Aug 2012 17:32:09 +0000 Mark Heyne 3380 at http://wvxu.org Ouch! Pump prices hit a high just in time for holiday weekend