Local gas prices rise another 4 cents
The average price for gas in Massachusetts is $2.929 a gallon in the latest weekly AAA survey, up 4 cents from the previous week, as motorists gear up for a big holiday travel period ahead, AAA Southern New England said today.
The Massachusetts average is up 10 cents over the last two weeks, AAA Southern New England added.
The current national average is $2.87. The AAA surveys focus on prices for self-serve, regular unleaded gas.
A year ago at this time, the Massachusetts average price was $2.61, AAA Southern New England said.