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Daily News Bike Curmudgeon Stu Bykofsky to Lead Massive City Bike Ride

In the category of Things We Would Have Never Seen Coming in 10,000 Years, there’s this: Stu Bykofsky — yes, that Stu Bykofsky, the Philadelphia Daily […]

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How Can Bike-Share Do a Better Job Reaching the Poor?

From June 22nd to 24th, professionals who specialize in bikes, transportation and social justice will gather at the Cira Centre for the first-ever Better Bike Sharing Conference. […]

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Can Seasoned City Cyclists Learn a Thing or Two from Indego Riders? 

Last summer, after witnessing one too many oh-so-baffling moves made by riders of Indego — Philly’s bikeshare program that, at that point, had just recently launched […]

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Indego to Embrace Fairmount Park This Year

The Indego bike share network turns one this April, and while the folks who run it are pleased with how well it’s done so far, it still has plenty of […]

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The Checkup: The Genius Way to Get the Last Bit of Peanut Butter Out of the Jar 

• Have you ever sprained your wrist twisting and turning a spoon trying to get the last bit of peanut butter out from the bottom […]

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So Cool: Mount Airy Bike Shop Installs SEPTA Bus Mural with Working Bike Rack

Guys, I just stumbled across a post on the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia’s blog and I couldn’t not share it with you: It’s all […]

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This Is How the City Is Making the Schuylkill River Trail Safer

Editor’s note: Over the summer, reports began to surface on social media of assaults occurring on the Schuylkill River Trail. Stories emerged of cyclists being shoved […]

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Try an Indego Bike for Free at the Polar Express Ride on Monday

If you haven’t had a chance yet to take an Indego bike out for a whirl, mark your calendar for Monday, December 21st. The bike-share […]

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This Week: Holiday Lights Bike Ride in South Philly

If you missed out on last week’s Holiday Lights Run, you’re in luck: Here’s another opportunity to peep South Philly’s festive light displays, this time […]

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The Checkup: Awesome News About Philly’s Bike Lanes

• Here’s a new ranking to hang your bike helmet on: Philly leads the country with the most bike lanes per square mile. With 426 total miles […]

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The Checkup: The One Thing We ALL Need to Wash More Often

• Fact: We all probably all need to wash our sheets more often. According to experts, we should all be washing them once a week. […]

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The Philadelphia Tweed Ride Returns This Weekend

Break out your dapper-est duds, ladies and gents: The Philadelphia Tweed Ride returns this weekend for a fancy-fied bike ride through the city. 

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The Checkup: This Philadelphian Rode to All 73 Indego Bike Stations in One Day

• Let us all take a moment to cheer on Indego member Joel M., who took eight hours out of his day to pedal to […]

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Philly Bike Expo Returns This Weekend

If you’re into bikes — or curious about Philly’s awesome bike culture — there’s one place you need to be this weekend: The sixth annual […]

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Find Your Fit: The 5 Best Local Bike Shops to Get You Geared Up

For getting around town: Firehouse Bicycles and Wolf Cycles (West Philly) Put your Craigslist search on hold: The stock of upcycled bikes at these shops — […]