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Bike Safety at the Traffic Park

On Thursday of this week English Class third graders enjoyed a special bicycle safety theme day. The day began when teachers, Ms. Riina and Mr. Gregg, inspected the third graders’ bikes and their riders. 160 more words

Education In Pori, Finland

Insisting on your Rights can be Deadly

“Rights’ ‘privileges,’ and if I am arrogant enough to demand the former without respecting the latter I will lose both.”

― Craig D. Lounsbrough

I’ve had a spirited and engaging exchange with one of my nephews about bicycles, specifically in how they ride in lanes of traffic with autos. 607 more words

Science, Engineering, Arts and More at Summer Program in Rural Nevada

Silver City, Nevada – Many groups and volunteers came together once again to make the annual summer program in Silver City a success. Each year since 2003, Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey (HCC) has co-sponsored some of the free, public programming in STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math – that the historic Comstock community offers annually in partnership with nearly a dozen groups and lots of community volunteers. 190 more words

HCC Blog

What part of "Share the Road" can't some drivers understand?

My wife has an mercifully short commute to work, which most days she speeds up by biking there. Friday morning, that route led to a detour through an X-ray machine and a CT scanner. 280 more words


Hoover city leaders seek help with pedestrian and bicycle plan

HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) — Hoover city leaders would like to hear from the public about how to make the city more walkable.

Crossing busy streets in Hoover can be a little challenging. 225 more words

Local News

We are a part of a Community that cares!

It’s been a week and a few days since the Sean Stanton Community Slow Roll.

Lisa Hadden of the Mid-Michigan Cycling Club, (one of our partners in this event, the other was the City of Mt. 395 more words

Charity Biking Event

Reader Letter: Cyclists need to follow the rules of the road

In light of the recent bicycle accidents around the city, I feel strongly that many cyclists are not informed on proper bike safety.

If you want to ride your bicycle legally on the street, you must identify yourself properly. 163 more words