As an experiment to see what a city could be like to have an auto free esplanade, the business community of Williamsburg is shutting down Bedford Ave. on four different Saturdays.
This Saturday, July 19th is the first one.
Get more info here.
Pardon the pun, but steps in the right […]
The Fresh Air Fund is looking for volunteers to host kids this summer and give them a unique outdoors experience.
Over 200 children still need hosts for August.
Read more about the program and how you can volunteer at this website.
Facts about the fund:
THE FRESH AIR FUND, an independent, not-for-profit agency, […]
The Bicycle Film Festival is happening in Los Angeles. July 18th-20th.
All the info here.
Thursday, July 18th
BIKES ROCK!!!9:30 pm – 2:00 amA Club Called Rhonda$3 with RSVP/ $6 withoutFree before 10 pm if you show up on a bike!
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Featuring:free bike valet from LACBCDJ sets from […]
I was riding past Continuum bike shop on my way home and it just so happened Matthew Modine was there on his tour to promote this bicycle for a day in September.
How could I forget Mr. Modine’s most famous roll in Full Metal Jacket:
Let me see your war face!Well he didn’t show […]
Party Tonight and Celebrity Bike ride with Matthew Modine.
Yes its true. I mean its no Al Sharpton, but actor Matthew Modine most remembered for his 1988 in “Married to the Mob” is really into biking in the city.
On September 20, 2008, Matt will be hosting the event Bicycle for a day. There […]
Another bike is kidnapped. My good friend and co-worker, Matt Craig, had his bicycle stolen today near 11th and 5th Ave. According to police, this is a high target area for bicycle thieves. The lowest of the lot. Of course the mere fact that the police know this is a little unsettling, but after […]
This just in from Gothamist:
Bike sharing program…
read more here
A new bike sharing program on Governors Island has proven so popular that the DOT is considering ways to implement a similar program throughout the rest of the city.—–
The forum for urban design is offering a bike sharing program starting […]
Another article found by Joe Hendry of Mess Media
Picture of Augie Montes, 34.Bad to the bike
Messengers dodge trafficâ€”and perilâ€”in the streets of Chicago
By Leonor Vivanco
Red Eye, July 8, 2008
They are the road warriors of Chicago streets.
Bike messengers slice through traffic, clashing with drivers, battling buses, sometimes yelling at […]