The gaping Williamsburg bike situation-sized hole in the theater world is finally being filled. A play about the Hipster vs Hasid bike wars is coming to NYC next
Williamsburg cyclist Rafael Huerta named the video he uploaded from his GoPro camera ‘Not a pleasant ride home’ for a reason. From
Enjoying the warm weather this week? Well friends, don’t be fooled by global warming- it’s not summer quite yet. Here, in no particular order, are 10 summertime activities to mark in your calendar and start getting pumped for: 10. Kickball– Hardcore kickball fanatics already know that May 6th is opening day, but here’s a head’s […]
On the Bike Brooklyn Beer Blitz scheduled for August 27, Matt Levy will take you on a 4-hr bike tour through the former brewery glory of Williamsburg, East Williamsburg and Bushwick. Your education also includes ridin’ by German churches, banks and social halls. The tour ends at Evergreen Cemetery, where allegedly a surprise awaits. Don’t know […]
Now that the weather is a sexy summer boil, it’s time to hop on those pretty little bikes for some outdoor adventuring. However, NYPD is notoriously and disproportionately cracking down on cyclists. And their main objective: quantity over quality. Streetsblog procured the police cheatsheet[.pdf] instructing law enforcement as to “illegal” biking conduct. Unfortunately, the list […]
Project Aura: Bicycle Safety Lighting System from Project AURA on Vimeo. Imagine how lit up the W-burg bridge would look at night if bikers were rocking this. And with 18 bicyclists killed last year, any extra help that would likely be used (unlike, say, a helmet) is great. Where is the kickstarter? I want in.