The price of regular gas in Connecticut has risen eight cents since last week, according to Gasbuddy.com.
Connecticut drivers are paying an average of $3.98 per gallon, compared to $3.90 one week ago. The current national average is 25 cents lower at $3.73.
In Cheshire, the lowest prices are currently found at the Cheshire Gulf station on the Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike near Southington as the station offers gas at $3.83 per gallon of regular.
Cheshire Auto on West Main Street ranks second with prices at $3.90 per gallon of regular and the Stop and Shop on West main Street is currently offering gas at $3.92 per gallon.
Prices in other parts of town, particularly at Mobil stations, reach upwards of $4.10 per gallon of regular.
According to Gasbuddy.com, the price of gas one year ago today was $3.862 in Connecticut and $3.537 nationwide.
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