| Nov 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
An Australian production that has already played in the U.K., "Lance Armstrong: Stop at Nothing" rolls Stateside via Showtime, and provides a riveting look at the cycling champion's rise and (especially) fall. Comprehensively reported, director Alex...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 12:52 PM
When Republican Bruce Rauner claimed victory Tuesday in a bitter race for governor, his speech set off a whole new wave of controversy. He told supporters he had called Democratic legislative leaders Michael Madigan and John Cullerton, "and I said to...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 2:13 PM
For many bike riders in northern climes, winter is the time to hang up the wheels and catch a bus — unless they have experienced a fatbike: a mountain bike with wide, nubby tires designed for snow.
Three standout locations where travelers can rent...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:19 AM
McKenzie Browne laced up her pink and red plastic Barbie skates in preparation for the 2003 SportsFest 5K race around Dieruff High School.
Then 8 years old, McKenzie was ready to take on this new sport.
Then came a hill.
"I was afraid to go down,"...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:03 PM
The days are getting shorter, the nights are getting longer, and the air is turning cooler and windier.
If you like to exercise in the outdoors, then you owe it to yourself to check out the 2014 Fall VeloFest 8:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday at the Valley...
| Oct 7, 2014
Alleged Pa. State Trooper killer Eric Frein is still on the loose in the Poconos, keeping hunters and trappers out of certain portions of Pennsylvania State Game Lands 180, 183 and 221 in Price, Barrett, Paradise, Porter, Lehman, and Green townships, as...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:04 AM
The lights are low and the bass is thumping, but the cycle room at Rev Cycle Studio in McHenry Row is no dance club. Halfway into the studio’s Rev60 Zen class -- a “fusion” of 40 minutes of cycling and 20 of yoga -- a dozen cyclists...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Several cycling events are coming in October and November, just in time for fall riding weather:
In addition to the Mount Dora Bicycle Festival from Oct. 10-12, which you can read more about by clicking here, there are the following:
| Oct 2, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Not much has changed from last year for Nicolas Raffinengo.
Only that the 11-year-old youth from Boynton Beach needed to work twice as hard to repeat as a national champion in the recent USAT Kids Triathlon in West Chester, Ohio.
He won back-to-back...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 8:13 AM
About 100 cyclists pedaled their way through Glendale Saturday, exploring the city without the hassle of traffic.
Bicycle enthusiasts and families took part in "The Jewel City Tour," stretching close to seven miles. The tour was sponsored by Metro and...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 5:53 PM
PARIS From the top deck of the Eiffel Tower to the subway tunnels, everywhere a tourist goes in Paris there are warnings to beware of pickpockets.
What isn't ever explained is to watch your credit or debit card when dealing with Velib, the Paris...