Monthly Archives: August 2013

Summer Streets 2013- Double the Fun

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Summer Streets 2013: Families and Kids

¬†365 days in each year. 24 hours in each day. Three days out of of each year for 6 hours of each of those days NYC closes a nearly 7 mile portion of its streets to cars and gives them … Continue reading

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Ageless

You’re never too old to choose bikes.

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Women Are On a Roll

This week, the League of American Bicyclists released their first report, Women On A Roll from the Women’s Bike Program on the role of women and bicycles in the US. The report is full of great facts and statistics and … Continue reading

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Not One More

16 year old Renee Thompson didn’t have to die. She shouldn’t have died. Her death was preventable. Her brother Gregory shouldn’t have had to stand with us yesterday, invoking his sister’s memory. Renee and Gregory should have been enjoying a … Continue reading

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One is Too Many

Mention gun violence and most people will get upset and enraged about the toll it takes on our society. Bring up traffic violence and too often people just write it off as a ‘fact of life’ that accidents happen. Here’s … Continue reading

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Cycling is for Everyone

¬†Astoria, Queens. It’s one of the most ethnically diverse communities in the world. I’ve been spending a lot of time there lately. On my way to and from Manhattan, I also pass through Long Island City. It’s been refreshing to … Continue reading

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