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By Tony Spada Our goal for 2014 was to add more value to AAA membership than ever before. Looking back at the past 12 months – I am proud to say we have done just that. New automotive benefits The biggest addition to our Club this year has been the expansion of our roster of...
It's that time of the year again: Time for a new issue of Member Connection, the quarterly magazine that is entirely produced by our team here at AAA Western and Central New York. Our Summer 2013 issue will be coming out next week, and I’m excited to give you this "sneak preview" of the...
When members need roadside assistance from AAA, contact center associates like Thaddeus Stevens answer the call quickly and compassionately. A Lockport resident, Thaddeus has worked for AAA Western and Central New York for almost 8 years. I sat down with him recently to ask him about...
This year, AAA Western Central New York started the annual tradition of gathering our AAA Family who are celebrating 25, 30, 35, 40, 45 and 50 year milestone anniversaries with the Club! The associates who may have celebrated a milestone just last year or a few years ago are certainly...
Have you seen our new Ithaca office? Beginning today, AAA’s Travel and Insurance Center in Ithaca has moved to the Threshold Plaza near Tops. This easy-to-find location will help us to provide better service for our members in and around Ithaca. Browse through hundreds of maps...
Part of my job here at AAA is to put together Member Connection, the quarterly magazine that is entirely produced by our team here at AAA Western and Central New York. Our Spring 2013 issue will be coming out next week, and I’m excited to give you this “sneak preview” of the featured...
"Commitment to Community" is one of AAA’s Core Values. This is evidenced by AAA Western and Central New York’s fundraising efforts to support local charities in the communities we serve. AAA associates throughout Western New York, the Rochester region and Central New York give their...
When you request a AAA battery test, a trained battery service technician will come to you at your convenience and test your car's battery. This is provided as part of the free roadside assistance AAA members are entitled to each year. If a problem is identified, you'll have the option to...
Do you remember when we began offering this free letter from Santa a few years ago, when we used to publish Going Places magazine? Our members loved it! Since we switched over to our new magazine, Member Connection, we've found that members are still been asking us for "the Santa letters...
Enter the AAA Mobile Tagline Contest for your chance to win a free Apple iPad® from AAA. Download and use the AAA Mobile app, then come up with your best tagline and enter it in AAA’s Mobile Tagline Contest, running now through Dec. 27. The winner will be the new owner of a 16-GB...
In the next few days you will be receiving the Winter issue of Member Connection, a quarterly magazine published and produced exclusively for AAA members living in Western and Central New York. Like Emergency Road Service, insurance, and the Show Your Card...
I am often asked the question: “Why should I purchase a AAA Membership?” I could answer by telling you about all the products and services we provide, and the benefits and savings that come with membership. These are all very important. But AAA Membership is so much more than that. It is...
“It contains reminders of discounts available from merchants because of the AAA membership.” “I'm interested in group tours. I love learning about nearby small towns, their attractions, restaurants, culture, history. I like to know about classes, services, etc. offered by AAA. I...
One thing our members consistently tell us is just how much they love TripTiks. Many drivers of course have a GPS, but experienced AAA members tell us they prefer to use TripTiks, Maps, and TourBooks together with their GPS for four big reasons. They get the most current info on...
Summer is a great time to spend a weekend in Auburn, and this summer is an especially exciting time for Cayuga County. The brand-new Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival premieres today with the opening night performance of "Kiss Me, Kate." I already love the Finger Lakes for the...