| Aug 11, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Baltimore, home to the first received telegraph message (Samuel Morse, 1844, sent from Washington), the first umbrella factory in America (1828), the first Ouija board (1892) and — to note what really matters — the first baseball player to win...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:14 PM
Imagine beginning a race with no idea how long it's going to last.
That was what riders in the Hubert Schleh unknown distance race faced Friday night at Valley Preferred Cycling Center. No one, not even the lap and bell judge, knew how many laps the race...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Like bluegrass? Like beer?
Make tracks to the second annual Victory BrewGrass Fest at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center on Sept. 20.
Ten bands of international, national and regional recognition will perform continuously on two stages.
| Sep 18, 2014
| 7:25 PM
Pat Benatar's appearance at the PPL Center as the opening act for Cher last Monday got postponed because of Cher's illness, but runners and cyclists would have loved to hear her sing "We Belong to the Light" as a precursor to autumn.
As the days get...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Walk Bike Burbank would like to respond to recent letters critical of the Verdugo Avenue bike lanes. Safe streets are everyone’s concern: motorist, bicyclist and pedestrian. Bicycle lanes provide increased transportation choices. The reality is that...
| Sep 15, 2014
Brad Keselowski used a three-wide pass of Kyle Larson and Kevin Harvick to win the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill. The victory automatically advances Keselowski into the second round...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Adventure travelers can work off the pounds they may gain during the holidays on cycling trips across Hawaii’s Big Island.
Bicycle Adventures, an Issaquah, Wash.-based company, offers several late fall and early winter departure dates for rides...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:31 AM
To the editor: The so-called three-foot rule is a nice gesture but of little practical value. Law enforcement has enough on its plate already without seeking to determine if a motorist violated the three-foot margin as legislated for a vehicle passing a...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Three years after Mayor Rahm Emanuel first pledged to make Chicago the nation's most “bike-friendly” city, Chicago has inched its way up to No. 2.
That's according to Bicycling Magazine, which biennially ranks 50 U.S. cities for their...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Whether it should be considered an epic or simply an experience, I do know that it was the adventure of a lifetime. After having time to reflect on the two months of Belgian and European road racing, which I embarked on from the end of June to the...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 7:19 PM
It's been called the second-fastest marathon in the country, and when the LVHN Via Marathon and Marathon Relay teams take off on Sunday morning from Lehigh Valley Hospital–Cedar Crest in Salisbury Township, almost 1,800 people will be running by the...