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Cranksgiving and Hipstamatic contest-for Charity!

Tomorrow is the annual Cranksgiving, a charity fun ride to raise money and food donations for the hungry.

Here are some nice details written by the fine folks at the NY Bike Jumble: (there is also a contest in here)

Cranksgiving 12 The 12th Annual Bicycle Street Race to Benefit Saint Mary’s Soup [...]

Stolen bike

Got my bike stolen today and hoping for some APB help in the rare chance I can recover it.

Black Trek 1.2 with red detail – Shimano WH-R500 wheelset Retail label from Metro Bicycles – Serial Number EN 14781 Proudly affixed to the frame are 2 stickers from Time’s Up! and BIKESNOBNYC

Was stolen [...]

Witness needed

2 cyclists are injured in Greenpoint Brooklyn and are looking for any witness information.

Posting from L magazine:

Greenpoint Cyclists Injured in Franklin Street Hit-and-Run Need Your Help Posted by Benjamin Sutton on Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 8:57 AM

Were you in the vicinity of the intersection of Franklin Street and Cayler [...]

Bicycle Film Festival

The 10th annual Bicycle Film Festival is in San Francisco this weekend.

Here is an article form the San Francisco Chronicle about festival director Brendt Barbur and 10 years showcasing bike movies. Bicycle Film Festival founding director Brendt Barbur can smell NYC, wants to sing.

The idea for the Bicycle Film Festival [...]

Attacker on the Queensboro bridge

Not only do you have to watch out for car doors and random pedestrian crossings but now you can add naked deranged assailants to the list.

A prop man on the the TV show Nurse Jackie was attacked on the Queensboro bridge this morning while riding to work. He was knocked off his bike [...]

Art Show at Brooklyn Bike and Board-Martinez Gallery

NEW YORK – Martinez Gallery presents an exhibition at Brooklyn Bike and Board, which will be converted into a gallery by the Dutch design team Kaptein Roodnat. Ten ma jor graffiti ‘kings’ have created 10 original works using bikes as their walls and trains. Case2 used to ‘piece’ the trains — paint the [...]

Save Pablo

Pablo Airaldi is a valuable asset to our bike community, as a messenger, hosting events and recently the owner of the vintage and used bike shop in Greenpoint Brooklyn, Greenpointbikes.com. He’s a knowledgeable and friendly shop owner who is facing deportation on some bs charges. You can help by signing a petition to [...]

Rolling Orange Event–Dutch Days

Rolling Orange bike shop in Brooklyn, your home for dutch bikes and transport box bikes is hosting an event:

More from Rolling Orange:

Please join ROLLING ORANGE for a special bike tour on Saturday November 20th, during the 5 Dutch Days.

Dutch-born New Yorker of 25 years and Licensed NYC [...]

I Love my Bike Book, update

Update on: I Love my Bike Book. Hi everyone, It has been a while since our last update, but I will try to keep this email to the point and not run on any tangents.

The book design, aka the finished product, has been delivered to Chronicle and is now going into its last [...]

Tonight-Rock n Roll ride with Time’s Up

Time’s Up has been hosting music themed dance party rides. Tonight it’s Rock and Roll. 7:00pm Tompkins Square Park.

More info here.