Archives : May-2011

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May

The Case for Working With Your Hands Joe Nocella designs buildings by day and bikes by night. By Tom VanderbiltPosted Sunday, May 29, 2011, at 1:07 AM ET Custom bike shops are sprouting up in BrooklynBy day, Joe Nocella worksRead More

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May

I tweeted a few weeks back about how pleased I was to see small packs/gaggles/whatever of students in Barrington riding to school in the morning.  It was a clear sign that they were doing something right, encouraging their students toRead More

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May

Word comes from the Bike-to-Brown mailing list that sharrows have started to appear along the on-road portion of the Blackstone Bike Way connector.  This shot was taken by John Pezza on High Street in Central Falls.  To my knowledge, thisRead More

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May

Has anyone else noticed more bikes on the roads this Spring?  For the first time ever, I’ve found myself in a random queue of cyclists waiting for a light to change or for our turn at a 4-way stop.  WithRead More

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May

The winning ticket for today’s raffle drawing held at Bike To Work Day events in Providence is ticket number 368443.  If you are the holder of this ticket, please contact Matt Moritz to claim prize pack or leave a commentRead More

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May

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The City of East Providence has scheduled a public hearing at City Hall on June 1 in Room 306 at 7 p.m. It is unclear from the Patch article what the agenda and purpose of the meeting is, as itRead More

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May

Instead of our regular monthly meeting, we are planning to join forces with the Providence Planning Department for the presentation of the results of the Providence Public Bike-Share Feasibility Study.  The event will be held at 30 Exchange Terrace andRead More

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May

The Rhode Island Bike Prom happens tonight at 8:00 at Roots Cafe’ in Providence. There will be bands and a DJ, adult beverages and light fare. Raffles from places like Legend Bicycles, Candita Clayton Studios, The Curatorium, REI and EMS.Read More

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May

USOCF‘s Richard Durishin shows ProJo’s Pam Cotter How to BIKE TO WORK, North Kingstown to Providence Pamela Reinsel Cotter: Bike to work? I finally did it 05/16/2011 01:00 AM EDT I used to be jealous of the folks who gotRead More

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May

The first of a series of 2011 Gallery Nights is coming up on May 19th.  This night will feature a guided bike tour of art: Thursday, May 19, 5:30-7:30pm May Bike Guides: Susan Sakash + Peter Goldberg Leave + return:Read More