Price of gas on a course to break $4 a gallon
If current trends continue, the average price of a gallon of gas in Maryland is poised to go over the $4 mark in the next week.
According to AAA, the Maryland average for a gallon of regular stands at $3.97 today, up from $3.89 a year ago. The all-time record was set in June 2008 at $4.05. A year ago the price stood at $2.87.
In the Washington suburbs, the average price broke the $4 mark overnight and now stands at $4.01. Baltimore's price slightly lags the statewide average.