Drop in Gas Prices Early Christmas Present for Motorists - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Drop in Gas Prices Early Christmas Present for Motorists

Updated:
(Photo: MGN) (Photo: MGN)

CAMBRIDGE, Md.- The cost of a gallon of regular gas at the Shell gas station off of Route 50 in Cambridge has dropped to $3.27.

Michael Price traveled to Cambridge from Washington, D.C. on Friday morning. He said the lower price is a plus, but he would appreciate it even more in the summer.

"I think obviously it would be nice to have them drop during the summertime when people are off and out doing some traveling," said Price.

Gas prices are falling and some say it could not happen at a better time. Money is being saved at the pump and some people say they will be enjoying the holidays even more.

"This is a great time for prices to drop because it's the holidays," said Suzanne Amari of East New Market. If we don't have to spend so much money on gas, we can spend it on our family."

Amari already has plans for the money she will be saving.

"You have a set amount of money to spend," she said. "If you don't have to put it in gas you can buy an extra bottle of wine."

Paul Chader of Cambridge agreed, saying the lower gas prices will be just enough for some to go the extra mile for the holidays.

"I think it's a great time because everyone is hitting the road to go to grandma's house or to see the grandchildren," Chader said. "And with the economy as bad as it has been, people don't have a lot of money to spend. So I think it's great that the prices are coming down."

As gas prices are projected to continue to fall, consumers are asking only one question: how low will they go?

  • Delmarvawide NewsDelmarvawide NewsMore>>

  • Flying History Lands in Salisbury

    Flying History Lands in Salisbury

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:50:06 GMT
    A flying piece of history landed in Salisbury on Monday morning and will call the airport home for the next week.  A B-17 bomber, part of the Commemorative Air Force, landed in Salisbury and is open to tours and even flights for visitors.More
    A flying piece of history landed in Salisbury on Monday morning and will call the airport home for the next week.  A B-17 bomber, part of the Commemorative Air Force, landed in Salisbury and is open to tours and even flights for visitors. More
  • Dover Police Looking for Apartment Burglary Suspect

    Dover Police Looking for Apartment Burglary Suspect

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:30 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:30:16 GMT
    Dover police are looking for a male suspect who broke into an apartment building Friday.More
    Dover police are looking for a male suspect who broke into an apartment building Friday.More
  • Tobacco Commission Grants go to Family Connections

    Tobacco Commission Grants go to Family Connections

    Monday, September 1 2014 3:06 PM EDT2014-09-01 19:06:45 GMT
    A review by The Associated Press has found that a Virginia commission that invests money from a national tobacco settlement gave $21 million to an economic development group and a telephone cooperative run by...More
    A review by The Associated Press has found that a Virginia commission that invests money from a national tobacco settlement gave $21 million to an economic development group and a telephone cooperative run by family...More
Powered by WorldNow

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service