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    A 38-year-old man was arrested for allegedly forcing his way into a Long Island residence and stealing an electric bike. Nassau County Police said the incident took place around 1:30 p.m., Monday, June 29, in Uniondale. According to detectives, Kevin Carroll, 38, New York City, confronted a current resident at a Fenimore Avenue home and allegedly forced his way into the residence where Carroll was a former renter.  After gaining entry to the home, Carroll made his way to the bedroom of another...
    OAKLAND (CBS SF) – Oakland City Council members approved a settlement Tuesday with Richmond resident Najari Smith, who was stopped by police in 2018 for allegedly playing music too loud from a trailer attached to a bicycle he was on. Smith, 41, agreed to settle the civil rights case for $147,500. “The policing of Black joy,” Smith said. “That needs to stop.” Police destroyed his bike and music trailer, he said. Smith was stopped by police around 10 p.m. Aug....
    The ‘Adria Tour’ was an exhibition started by Serbian star Novak Djokovic. While many people enjoyed watching the event, it had some unintended consequences. Many players including Novak himself tested positive for the coronavirus that is spreading all over the world. The ATP Chairman has just commented on this. Check out what he said. ATP Chairman On the Recent Cases In a recent interview with the New York Times. The Chairman talked about the tennis players getting infected with...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- A bicyclist was struck and pinned underneath a city truck on Chicagos Northwest Side Tuesday morning.The accident happened at the corner of W. Belmont Ave. and N Milwaukee Ave. around 8:30 a.m. in the Avondale neighborhood.Witnesses said a woman on a bike was struck and dragged by a city maintenance truck as its driver made a right turn at the busy intersection.The only way the truck stop [was] because the local guys who are looking for work...
    LOS ANGELES -- While most of us have been staying at home opting for delivery, messengers at Maritime Bicycle Courier are riding the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.Thats our core intention as a bicycle courier business, said Langdon Taguiped, co-owner of Maritime Bicycle Courier. We service the community. Whether its food, there are some people that have us go get their dry cleaning or we deliver flowers.Taguiped and his business partner, Bud Abille, are both former competitive cyclists. The...
    LOS ANGELES -- While most of us have been staying at home opting for delivery, messengers at Maritime Bicycle Courier are riding the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.Thats our core intention as a bicycle courier business, said Langdon Taguiped, co-owner of Maritime Bicycle Courier. We service the community. Whether its food, there are some people that have us go get their dry cleaning or we deliver flowers.Taguiped and his business partner, Bud Abille, are both former competitive cyclists. The...
    LOS ANGELES -- While most of us have been staying at home opting for delivery, messengers at Maritime Bicycle Courier are riding the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.Thats our core intention as a bicycle courier business, said Langdon Taguiped, co-owner of Maritime Bicycle Courier. We service the community. Whether its food, there are some people that have us go get their dry cleaning or we deliver flowers.Taguiped and his business partner, Bud Abille, are both former competitive cyclists. The...
    LOS ANGELES -- While most of us have been staying at home opting for delivery, messengers at Maritime Bicycle Courier are riding the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.Thats our core intention as a bicycle courier business, said Langdon Taguiped, co-owner of Maritime Bicycle Courier. We service the community. Whether its food, there are some people that have us go get their dry cleaning or we deliver flowers.Taguiped and his business partner, Bud Abille, are both former competitive cyclists. The...
    CHICAGO -- A bicyclist was run over and critically injured by a city vehicle Tuesday morning in Avondale on the Northwest Side.The crash happened about 8:30 a.m. as the 31-year-old woman was biking northwest in the 3100 block of North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago police said.As she turned right on Belmont Avenue, a truck behind her also turning right struck her and dragged her under the vehicle, police said.The woman was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center with critical injuries, police...
    WOODRIDGE, Ill. (WLS) -- A 15-year-old boy was struck and killed by a car while trying to cross 75th Street on his bicycle in west suburban Woodridge on Friday.The Woodridge Police Department responded to 1535 W. 75th St. at around 8:25 p.m., a release said.Responding officers found the teen dead at the scene, according to police.The Metropolitan Emergency Response and Investigation Team is helping reconstruct the scene.It appears multiple vehicles were involved in the crash, according to police.Law enforcement officials...
    There are few things more exhilarating than zooming downhill on a bike. When I used to live in New York City, I rode my bike to work nearly every day. It was a healthy habit, and the daily exercise felt great! Only the snow would send me to the subway. There is no question, riding a bike is as fun now as it was when I was a kid. But it can also be dangerous. Accidents happen. Yet, there...
    There are few things more exhilarating than zooming downhill on a bike. When I used to live in New York City, I rode my bike to work nearly every day. It was a healthy habit, and the daily exercise felt great! Only the snow would send me to the subway. There is no question, riding a bike is as fun now as it was when I was a kid. But it can also be dangerous. Accidents happen. Yet, there...
    On what would have been his father’s 88th birthday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo unveiled the shared bicycle and pedestrian path at the new Tappan Zee Bridge, which connects Westchester and Rockland counties. Cuomo was in Tarrytown on Monday, June 15 to officially open up the 3.6-mile path, which is expected to be a boon for businesses in the region. “You can come across the Hudson River, and when you look south you can see New York City, and when...
    The new 3.6-mile shared bicycle-pedestrian path on the new Tappan Zee Bridge, with landings in Westchester and Rockland, will open to the public. The opening starts at 2 p.m. on Monday, June 15. The 12-foot wide shared-use path extends from its Westchester Landing (333 South Broadway) in the Village of Tarrytown, across one of the widest points of the Hudson River, to the Rockland Landing in the Village of South Nyack (1200 Route 9W). Visitor parking, restrooms, bicycle repair stations...
    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Fitness junkies locked out of gyms, commuters fearful of public transit, and families going stir crazy inside their homes during the coronavirus pandemic have created a boom in bicycle sales unseen in decades. In the United States, bicycle aisles at mass merchandisers like Walmart and Target have been swept clean, and independent shops are doing a brisk business and are selling out of affordable “family” bikes. Bicycle sales over the...
    VTA funds Homestead ‘Safe Routes’ The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) board of directors recently approved funding for the Homestead Safe Routes to School project. The funding will advance planned pedestrian and bicycle improvements on Homestead Road in Cupertino, Sunnyvale and Los Altos. The VTA approved funding totaling $1.17 million for environmental clearance and design. Once this work is complete, the project will be “shovel ready” and grant funding for construction can be pursued. Homestead Road between Foothill...
    VTA funds Homestead ‘Safe Routes’ The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) board of directors recently approved funding for the Homestead Safe Routes to School project. The funding will advance planned pedestrian and bicycle improvements on Homestead Road in Sunnyvale, Cupertino and Los Altos. The VTA approved funding totaling $1.17 million for environmental clearance and design. Once this work is complete, the project will be “shovel ready” and grant funding for construction can be pursued. Homestead Road between Foothill...
    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Fitness junkies locked out of gyms, commuters fearful of public transit, and families going stir crazy inside their homes during the coronavirus pandemic have created a boom in bicycle sales unseen in decades. In the United States, bicycle aisles at mass merchandisers like Walmart and Target have been swept clean, and independent shops are doing a brisk business and are selling out of affordable “family” bikes. Bicycle sales over the past two months saw...
    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Glendale police have arrested an 18-year-old man in a hit-and-run crash that killed a 3-year-old boy who was run over while on a family’s May 21 bicycle outing. Collin Alexander Jones was arrested Thursday on suspicion of reckless manslaughter, failure to stop after a collision that resulted in death and leaving the scene of an injury accident, police said. The boy was in a child trailer being towed by his father’s bicycle as the family rode...
    The bicycle courier whose after-curfew arrest Thursday night wound up in a viral video was in fact making deliveries — despite NYPD claims to the contrary, reps for the company where he worked told The Post. After facing backlash for arresting the courier — who as an essential worker is exempt from the 8 p.m. curfew — police officials claimed the man had not been making deliveries at the time. But the app he was working for, Caviar, said that’s...