The former mayor encountered ‘generosity and kindness,’ enjoyed Lake Michigan’s ‘clarity and vastness’—and popped a couple bicycle tubes.
How Woodlawn kids are learning to fix bikes—and become leaders
The “masters mechanics” program at Blackstone Bicycle Works aims to build community.
The Mellowest Bike Tour and more of the best bike-related events in Chicago
Credit: Tomasz Zajda – stock.adobe.com Bike to Work Challenge The annual Bike to Work event now spans two weeks, rewarding commuters for putting down the Ventra card or the car keys and picking up a helmet and U-lock. Prizes will be awarded; more information can be found at bikecommuterchallenge.org. Through-Fri 6/29, kick-off rally (date to […]
Becoming Elliott, E.T. not included
Recreating the Elliott and E.T. bike ride
11/20—Free Bike Headlights
The Active Transportation Alliance gives away free bike headlights to cyclists this evening.
Weekly bike giveaways by Madsen Cycles
Madsen Cycles, makers of “urban utility bicycles” (which look as though they could transport other bikes) has just launched a weekly bike giveaway contest.