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Winter bike party

I can’t believe I didn’t mention this earlier: The Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition Winter Party is this evening from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Palo Alto Caltrain Station on Alma at University. It’s free for SVBC members, $25 for non-members (which includes a discounted membership). Besides food and drink, SVBC board member elections read more »

Friday bike news roundup

Happy Friday, all, and happy 12 days until Christmas. I’m working up my list of top bike stories for 2013. I’ll mention Armstrong’s appearance on Oprah, Levi Leiphiemer’s retirement, California bike politics, and, of course, Roubaixgate, along with several other stories. What else should I mention? More bike news below.

Tea Party candidate rides a bicycle

Tea Party activist and Congressional candidate Jim Schneller of Delaware County, Pennsylvania gets around almost exclusively by bicycle and public transportation.

Christmas party conflicts…

The Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition Winter Bash happens tonight (6 PM to 9 PM, Old Adobe Building, Mountain View, California; free for members, $25 entry for non-members includes 1 year membership). For the third year in a row as an SVBC member, I have to skip this party — this year, there’s a Christmas party read more »

David Cortese wants more dead pedestrians in San Jose

In a recent interview with local talk radio KLIV, San Jose Mayoral candidate David Cortese said the city needs to abandon its efforts to create a safer environment for all road users. He wants wider streets, more lanes, and faster traffic, because apparently 26 dead pedestrians and cyclists wasn’t enough for him in 2013. In read more »

Since my office move from Menlo Park to Santa Clara I intended a weekly bike ride over the Santa Cruz mountains to work. That plan fell victim to my sloth, until today.