(Note from Damien: I wanted to run this piece last week during our pledge drive, but decided against it because there’s some praise for Robert Garcia, and ...On June 4, 2014 / By Damien Newton
From our perspective, it sounds more painful—at least for males—than it does pleasurable. But nonetheless, World Naked Bike Ride will be happening on June 14 and ...On June 3, 2014 / By Brian Addison
It’s official: Long Beach will have its first ciclovía come Spring 2015 thanks to $260K from Metro’s Open Streets Program should the Board follow staff recommendations (which is ...On May 29, 2014 / By Brian Addison
Across Los Angeles County this Thursday, public transit systems—including Long Beach Transit and Metro—will be offering free rides in the name of Bike to Work Day this Thursday.
For ...On May 13, 2014 / By Brian Addison
There is no question that the Class 1 separated bike/ped lane along the soon-to-be Gerald Desmond Bridge project was a score for bicyclists and new urbanists ...On May 13, 2014 / By Brian Addison
The month of May marks not just National Biking Month, but Long Beach’s annual ...On April 24, 2014 / By Brian Addison
While bicyclists are encouraged to join him as he ventures into Long Beach, Hotel Maya will be a hosting a “Hero’s Welcome” reception to ...On April 9, 2014 / By Brian Addison
While attending Virginia Tech, Rob Jones decided in his third year that he would join the Marine Corps Reserve as a combat engineer at Brave Company, 4th Combat ...On April 4, 2014 / By Brian Addison
I’ve called it a ciclovía before—and I still stand by that assertion.
For the second year in a row, the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach will ...On March 26, 2014 / By Brian Addison
The value of bike infrastructure in Los Angeles County has not gone by unquestioned: in Long Beach, morning commuters were downright irked by the separated bike lanes along ...On March 11, 2014 / By Brian Addison
Recently, a new plan to build a narrow two-lane bike path was proposed for the area along long beach’s bluff. The new plan flies ...On February 17, 2014 / By Brian Addison
Love affairs take many forms but for the bicyclist, one’s love affair with the vehicle is a tricky one: moody, broody, a definitive give-and-take relationship. And oftentimes, many ...On February 14, 2014 / By Brian Addison