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Santa Cruz bicycle theft report

A couple of items of note from Santa Cruz, California. The Santa Cruz Police Blog asks for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who allegedly stole a bicycle and then attempted a purse snatching on Soquel Avenue. The missing bicycle is a “grey Schwinn street bicycle with thin tires & wheels. The bike has read more »

Bike blogs for 2011

A lot of social media activity has migrated over this past year to portals like Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus and Tumblr, but several new cycling blogs have caught my attention and yours in 2011.

Bicycles in Brussels

I griped a little while back about the overuse of Queen’s “Bicycle” in bike videos, but I think it works fine in this video.

Colorado bike news

There’s some big bicycle news coming out of Colorado. I’m thinking, of course, of Colorado Republican Dan Maes, who claims Denver’s push for bicycling is part of a sinister, one-world-government United Nations plot to take over the United States.

Colorado HB 1147: Helmet legislation for children

“I will pursue any legislation in order to protect children as best I can,” says Colorado state senator Bob Bacon of Fort Collins. To that end, Senator Bacon and Represenative John Kefalas (also of Ft Collins) are sponsoring legislation to mandate helmet use for children under age 18. The proposed law doesn’t have teeth — read more »

My perfect commuter bicycle

Consider the lowly beater bike. Over at Commute By Bike, Arleigh has started the Build Your Perfect Commuter Bike project. Various people have weighed in about frame style, frame material, brakes, gearing, chaincases, fenders, integrated lightning and so on. Ghost Rider comments that if you ask 100 people for their opinion on the perfect bike, read more »