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Sunnyvale Killer Car Driver At Large

Sunnyvale police say suspected killer car driver Reina Robles may be trying to flee the country, after failing to find her despite locating her vehicle in Santa Clara on Friday. Police identified 55-year-old Robles as the suspected hit-and-run driver who struck and killed 73-year-old bicyclist Javad Hada at eastbound Central…

Better BikewaySJ – “Final” Presentations on Wed, Aug. 15th: 5:30 – 8:00 pm

At 5:30 to 8:00 pm on Wednesday, August 15, 2018  the San Jose Department of Transportation will present the “final” drawings of its Better BikewaysSJ network for downtown San Jose, which feature “protected” (separated) bike lanes, which they hope to begin constructing in September with a second phase starting in…

Pearl Izumi Blames Bicyclists for Crashes

Bicycle clothing manufacturer Pearl Izumi stumbled clumsily into a consumer boycott of its products beginning in July, after posting a victim-blaming ad calling for bicyclists to “cut drivers some slack” on Facebook and YouTube. The one-minute video ad features a woman bicycling on picturesque country lanes with a voice-over proclaiming…

AIDS/LifeCycle 2019

The marketing effort for the 2019 AIDS/LifeCycle 545 mile SF to LA ride is starting this month. There are local rides at all times throughout the year including some more relaxing leisure rides during the summer. These are good rides to get to know others and talk to past, current…

Page Mill/280 Bike Lanes Delayed Two Years

Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition Director Shiloh Ballard wrote on July 3 that the group is “not interested” in figuring out who is responsible for a two-year (and counting) delay in fixing lethal hazards that killed 52-year-old Palo Alto resident Jeff Donnelly at the Page Mill Road and Highway 280 interchange.…

SF to LA AIDS/LifeCycle Ride Raises $16.6M

  Yet another 545 mile SF to LA AIDS/LifeCycle Ride is in the books and the army of volunteers, riders and supporters have created yet another great success!   Here is a video recapping the week’s event!     Almost three thousand riders, almost one thousand roadies and thousands along…