It’s a brand new bouncing baby bike shop.
I’m told a new bike shop has recently entered the world on 3rd Street near La Brea, so say hi to Labrea Bike Works the next time you’re out that way.
Thanks to Beverly Hills bike lawyer Michael Rubinstein for the heads-up.
A Zócalo panel discusses whether LA will ever escape the tyranny of the car. Not without big changes, it won’t.
CicLAvia brings the world to Leimert Park. Or all or LA, anyway.
KCET looks at the comprehensive new San Gabriel Valley bike plan, which is rapidly gaining approval from local governments throughout the area.
Mayor Garcetti’s Great Streets program enters its second phase.
Apparently unable to escape the auto-centric 20th Century, Councilmember Gil Cedillo abandons plans for a Great Street on North Figueroa in favor of more parking, in an apparent attempt to kill long-planned bike lanes for reasons known only to him.
Incycle stores will host toy drives in San Dimas, Pasadena, Chino and Rancho Cucamonga through Saturday.
San Diego’s repeatedly delayed bike share program will finally roll out in January; no, they really mean it this time.
Santa Barbara kids get new bicycles for the holidays in a Bikes for Tykes program.
Oakland approves protected bike lanes on historic Telegraph Avenue.
My hometown draws nearly 1,000 riders for their Winter Bike to Work Day.
At least they take hit-and-run seriously in Texas. A Houston woman is sentenced to 15 years for fleeing the scene after killing a cyclist, after claiming she thought she’d hit a tree; no point in pausing long enough to make sure, I guess.
A Missouri mayor has been indicted for deliberately running down a bike rider; he could also face impeachment by the town’s Board of Aldermen.
DC’s mayor stops to help a bike rider involved in a collision.
The Guardian asks if social equity legislation could force local governments to build roads that accommodate everyone.
A series of bike libraries, not bike shares, will open soon in the UK’s Yorkshire region.
A Kiwi cyclist deconstructs the need for that proposed Smart Helmet, which most cyclists seem to think is pretty stupid.
Repeat after me. If you’re riding your bike after dark with “a little weed” and three outstanding warrants, put a damn light on it already. Who’s the rocket scientist who put parking meters along a Dallas curbside bike lane?
And London’s Daily Mail looks at the heartbreaking tragedy of a MAMILwife.
No, really, I think they’re serious.