My Ride with the Police! (Take 2)

About three weeks ago, I was riding my bike and was joined by a bicycle cop. We had a nice chat as we biked along side-by-side. I wrote a blog post about it that focussed on pace-lines and riding two-abreast. Last week I had a different sort of ride with the police! I ride along Queen Street in Kitchener to and from work each day. Last Thursday, I was riding past St. Mary’s Hospital on the way home from work. I was riding in the middle of the right lane. A motorcycle and a couple of cars pulled up behind … Continue reading My Ride with the Police! (Take 2)

Have you seen this bicycle? Another stolen bike

Have you seen this bicycle? It’s a 2013 Brodie Section 8, metallic blue. It was stolen from a friend in Uptown Waterloo. Let us know if you see it. You can just see the disappointment that a stolen bike brings to her eyes. It’s unfortunate that so many of us can relate. The thief left their current ride, a full suspension Super Cycle behind, it was a definite trade up for this thief. Unfortunately the trade-in didn’t stick around long, a Waterloo Region police officer stopped by to pick up the Super Cycle. My friend felt like she just had … Continue reading Have you seen this bicycle? Another stolen bike