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Commuting In NYC Bicycle Gains In Popularity According To DOT Study
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Grand Rapids Among The Top 50 Best Bike Cities

Grand Rapids has landed at 33rd on Bicycling.com's list of the best bike cities in the United States. As a daily bike commuter, I can agree to a point, but we still have a ways to go before we hit the top 10.

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Police Seek Ford Explorer Involved In Hit-And-Run On Fuller

A bicyclist is recovering today after being hit by what Michigan State Police believe to be a Ford Explorer late Thursday night on Fuller Street at the I-196 interchange.

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Adorable 4th Grader Uses TV Interview To Admonish His Mom [Video]

A FOX TV reporter in Austin, TX had no idea what she was getting into when she interviewed Kevin, a fired up fourth grader who wants to be an inventor.

Kevin veered off the typical back to school script and used the interview to make his Mom aware of a few things.

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Bicycle Commuting Rose By 26 Percent Last Year In New York City
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State Police Report: Bicyclist Deaths Up 57 Percent Last Year

As someone who rides a bicycle into work every day, these statistics are more than a little disconcerting, especially since Kent County had the most bicycle deaths of any county in the state in 2015

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French Strikes Against Pension Reform Disrupts Transport In Paris
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Michigan Bike Rider Gets Life Changing Lift

A Michigan community is feeling the spirit of this season of giving by coming together to help one of its own.

50-year-old Tony Berard bikes 14 miles to work every day. He works an overnight shift at a supermarket seven miles away from his home, where he takes care of his wife who is both physically and mentally ill. 

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The 5 Best Bike Trails Around Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids is a great bicycling city, with an improving bike lane system in place for urban commuters and great trails for both mountain and road biking.

Since we're half way through National Bike Month, I'd thought I'd share with you my favorite cycling spots.

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(Photo: Consumer Product Safety Commission)
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TREK Recalls Nearly 1 Million Bikes

Nearly one million Trek bikes are being recalled in the United States and Canada after an injury that left one rider paralyzed.

Included in the recall are 900,000 bikes in the U.S., and 98,000 sold in Canada, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. A quick-release lever on the bike's front-wheel hub can come into contact with the front disc brake assembly, resulting in either complete wheel separation or the wheel coming to a sudden stop.

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U2 Cancels ‘Tonight Show’ Residency After Bono Gets Into Bike Accident

U2 has been forced to cancel this week’s residency on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” after front man Bono was injured in a cycling accident in Central Park over the weekend.

The band has promised Jimmy Fallon they will reschedule.

However, in the meantime, Fallon may be looking for someone to fill the void. How's your singing voice?

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Category: bicycling, Music, Music News, TV
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Why Do We Still Change Clocks Every Spring and Fall?

While preparing for this morning's show, I found it interesting that almost every piece of news I found on the topic was negative. If the effects of the time change are so clear, why do we still do it?

Or is this another case of news people looking only at the bad side of a topic?

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Get Your Bicycle in Shape for ArtPrize!

Over 400,000 people are expected to attend the 6th annual ArtPrize.

With three square miles of art to see and endless crowds to battle, how could you possibly see it all?

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Michigan Trails Week 2014 Kicks Off This Weekend

Whether it's biking or hiking, we are blessed throughout West Michigan to have miles and miles of great trails available for our use.

Celebrate Michigan Trails Week 2014 by joining in one of the local events scheduled, including a Fall Harvest Hike on the Fred Meijer White Pine Trail.

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Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images
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Grand Rapids Plans To Double Its Bike Lanes By 2016 [Infographic]

Grand Rapids continues to improve its image as one of America's most bike friendly cities. We already have close to 50 miles of bike lanes in the city, that number will hit 70 miles in 2015 and 100 miles by 2016.

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