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By BRIAN HUBER Conley News Service WAUKESHA — Gary Spaulding of North Prairie was in a good mood last Friday as he gassed up his Chevy Silverado at the Mobil sta- tion at 101 E. Broadway in Waukesha. It wasn't the same as when he recalled get- ting gas at the same site for 19 cents a gallon when he first started driving, but as prices dropped below $3 a gallon there Friday, he said it means saving as much as $15 a tank. "I'll find a use for it," he said. According to gasbuddy, the Mobil station and a Citgo station across the street were the cheapest in the area for a gallon of gas Friday. Corissa Adams of New Berlin said it was a gas price app on her phone that alerted her to the price there, so she stopped by Friday morn- ing to fill up her Mercury Monterey. The lower price found Friday means as much as a $20 a tank difference for her, Adams said, money that may go toward fun activities for her chil- dren. "Also it just helps to save it," she said. "Christmas is right around the corner." Harry Patel, manager at the Mobil station, said he's heard comments from customers about the falling prices in recent weeks, and they are generally happy about it. The era of "cheap gas" might be over, but motorists can expect to see relatively cheaper gas, at least in the short term. Erin Roth, executive director of the DID YOU KNOW? Local news at your fingertips Visit www.gmtoday.com JESSICA MCBRIDE Second debate for candidates was a draw Page 8 Mary Burke needed to do better • Months that start with a Sunday always have a Friday, the 13th. • The only king in a deck of playing cards without a mustache is the King of Hearts. – Source: Cool Facts app LOCAL AUTHOR RECOUNTS MILWAUKEE ROCK AND ROLL — PAGE 17 STEVE 'THE HOMER' TRUE Packers are making their move Page 11 Season shaping up like recent years Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/MilwaukeePost Follow us on Twitter: www.twitter.com/MilwaukeePost Happier days here again at the pump MILWAUKEE COUNTY'S WEEKLY NEWSPAPER OCTOBER 24, 2014 See GAS on Page 5 Gas prices fall below $3 per gallon Photo by Daryl Skaradzinski/Post Staff Gas prices have dropped below $3 per gallon in the Milwaukee area. Zimmermann's Service 360 E. Howard Ave. 414-744-9868 With coupon. Expires 11/7/14. BRAKES most cars $ 89 95 per axle. 9501 W. Loomis Rd., Franklin • 414-427-8499 Professionally Managed by Oakbrook Corporation *Income Restrictions May Apply Brenwood Park Senior Apts Brenwood Park Senior Apts Call to schedule your appointment or personal tour today! Lock in this great special for 12 months when you sign a lease by November 30, 2014 Extra Storage Units Onsite Management Elevator Fitness Center In-Unit Washer & Dryer Hookups Cable Ready Balcony, Deck or Patio Card Night Miniature Golf Free Coffee Bar Dart Baseball Exercise Class Billiards, Bingo Wii Bowling FREE Underground Parking Birthday of the Month FREE Friday Continental Breakfast On-Site Bank Free Shopping Shuttle PET FRIENDLY 240538137 Broom rides not included Looking for Every Witch Way to Save? * Looking for Every Witch Way to Save? * Fear Not' You'll Find it Here 1 Bedroom $781 • 2 Bedroom $899 Heat and hot water included! 1 Bedroom $781 • 2 Bedroom $899 Heat and hot water included!