With prices up by about 25 cents in the last 30 days, we’d like to know how are you handling the pinch at Carrollwood's pumps?
As the price at the pump continues to rise, Carrollwood-Northdale Patch wants to hear from you about how you’re handling the bite out of your budget. According to The Tampa Tribune, the price of gasoline has climbed about 25 cents in the last 30 days in the Tampa Bay area. It’s gone up about 6 cents in the last week alone. The reasons are many and complicated, The Tribune reports: Whatever the cause, one thing is clear: Prices are up and they’re likely to remain so through late April, according to AAA Auto Club South’s Jessica Brady. Prices, she told The Tribune, tend to start falling when the summer months are near. As of today, Feb. 12, the cheapest price on a gallon of regular gasoline is $3.60 in the Carrollwood and Northdale area. …
Southbound lanes of Dale Mabry Highway were closed due to a fatal accident. The closure has resulted in heavy traffic throughout the area.
- POLICE & FIRE
Thursday, April 12, 2012
Update, 1:28 p.m.: Neco J. Jones, 18, of 2910 E. Emma Ave. in Tampa has been identified as the person who died as a result of this morning's crash on Dale Mabry. Update: As of 11:24 a.m., the southbound lanes of Dale Mabry have reopened, according to Sgt. Steve Gaskins of the Florida Highway Patrol. Carrollwood Patch editor Camille Spencer is reporting heavy traffic on the roadway still. Update, 9:37 a.m.: The southbound lanes of Dale Mabry Highway near Stall Road remained closed this morning as Florida Highway Patrol troopers continue their investigation into a fatal crash that occurred around 6:30 a.m. According to a highway patrol media release, a 2008 Ford pickup truck, driven by Isaac Baker, 24, of Tampa was heading northbound on Dale…