Bay Area Bikes Holiday Bazaar

From EBBC:

Shop for the perfect bike themed gift at Bay Area Bikes’ gift bazaar. Local artisans, including Oakland’s own B. Spoke Tailor will be showing their wares. Wine and munchies served too.


Balance Bikes and Licenses for Kids

Balance bikes are getting ever more popular and from most accounts they are an excellent way to help kids learn to be comfortable and get them riding bikes faster than with training wheels. So when we got a press release recently announcing a promotional gimmick between a company called Balance Bikes 4 Tots and […]

Today’s Headlines

BART Unions Issue 72-Hour Notice of Strike (ABC, KTVU, SFGate, Mercury, Mission Local, KQED) Support Seen on Both Sides (CoCo Times, CBS); Should BART Cut Free Family Passes? (CoCo) Mercury News Wants to Join Your BART-Less Commute; Disabled Commuters Will Be Hit Hard (KQED) MTC Gives Out Gift Cards to Encourage Drivers to Casually Carpool During […]

Bike-in Waterfont Flicks, Jack London Square: Julie & Julia

From EBBC: Film: Julie & Julia (the Summer movie series is food themed) Sign up here to volunteer! Waterfront Flicks “Movies of Taste” Jack London Square Water Street – Market Lawn § Movies begin at sundown § Fun begins about an hour earlier Bike to Waterfront Flicks! Enjoy free outdoor movies on the beautiful waterfront […]

Give to Streetsblog SF and You Could Win This Tern Folding Bike

Today we associate the Netherlands with top-notch bike infrastructure and some of the safest streets in the world. But 40 years ago it was tearing down buildings for parking garages and constructing wide roads through the centers of its cities and towns. It was a grassroots movement, Stop de Kindermoord (Stop the Child Murder), that turned the […]