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 […]
Twenty years after the influential monthly bike rides launched, Chicago is a far more bike-friendly city.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Friday, July 25
Printers Row Lit Fest’s 30th year brings hundreds of authors and booksellers to the South Loop.
On Friday, the bike gathering Critical Mass leads the charge.
Illinois Lottery picks Critical Mass/Downtown Partners as its new ad agency
Critical Mass voted best organized bike ride
Two Wheels vs. Four Wheels Re: “Bikers Beware of Thing-Throwing Jackasses” by Whet Moser, from the Reader blog, August 5 I have two stories that I defy anyone to blame on me being an “annoying biker.” I was waiting at a red light—yes, waiting at a full stop with my foot down, not track standing […]
A few of the free events and services planned for Bike to Work Week.
A video shows a New York City cop knocking a biker to the ground during a Critical Mass rally.