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Boston by Bike, Snow Be Damned

Filed in Lifestyle by on January 4, 2010 1 Comment
Boston by Bike, Snow Be Damned

For a few weeks there, I had myself fooled. I had myself convinced beyond any doubt that this winter, there would be no snow. Though each increasingly light-shortened day would bring cold air, none would dump a heaping pile of snow on the city. These past few days in which close to a foot of […]

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Boston Bike Riders Hope To Legalize Riding In Franklin Park

Filed in Health & Fitness, Lifestyle, Local News, Sports by on September 9, 2009 0 Comments
Boston Bike Riders Hope To Legalize Riding In Franklin Park

Boston-area bike riders will gather today to prepare a formal request to legalize biking in Franklin Park. While the ban on bikes isn’t generally enforced, officially allowing bikes in the area will provide a wider audience with an opportunity to utilize the space. Area biking groups Dot Bike, Rozzie Bikes, and JP Bikes will meet […]

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Boston Bicycle Mania

Filed in Featured, Headline, Local News, Sports by on August 24, 2009 2 Comments
Boston Bicycle Mania

Lately, there’s been a flurry of articles written by the Boston Globe about bicycling. Some were positive, related to a new city-run bike rental program, others were downright loony, encouraging drivers to silently ride up behind bicyclists and honk to scare them. No seriously. The Boston Globe printed an article where the author, Monique Doyle […]

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Farewell, Old Friend: Paco’s Last Ride

Filed in Health & Fitness, Lifestyle by on August 11, 2009 1 Comment
Farewell, Old Friend: Paco’s Last Ride

Today, sometime between the hours of 10 A.M. and 4 P.M., my dear friend and loyal companion, Paco, was cut down in the prime of his life. He was tall, tough as steel, always ready to take off on any adventure with me no matter the time of day. I will miss him greatly, for […]

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