| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Dumser's soft ice cream cones were still twirled perilously high, Thrashers' french fries were still doused in vinegar, and the surf was clear and cold as ever, but there were signs of change in Ocean City this summer.
In some cases, literally: Town...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 8:09 AM
The second annual Lunar Bay Music & Arts Festival drew a smaller but enthusiastic crowd to hear some jam bands and camp out in the woods of Darlington this weekend.
A mix of artistically-minded and music-loving attendees set up tents around the...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 10:46 AM
OC BikeFest returns this week for the third year in a row and this time it's offering a somewhat softer edge: a marriage made in motorcycle heaven.
The "Two Wheel Wedding" is set for 4 p.m. at the beach on Saturday for the winners of an essay contest...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 4:10 PM
How did a Civil War veteran become the father of the American bicycle and turn Hartford into the bicycle capital of the world? How did he predict trends in transportation and go on to build other dream machines?
Join Steve Goddard, author of "Colonel...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Victor Neil Richardson IV, known as "Buckshot" to his motorcycle friends, died doing what he loved.
Richardson, 26, died Saturday when his motorcycle crashed a few houses away from his east Orange County home. A third-generation motorcycle enthusiast,...
| Jun 7, 2014
Although the signature attraction is 13 miles of white-sand beaches, a visitor can be captivated in New Smyrna Beach without putting toes in the water.
Art galleries, museums, antiques shops, history and an array of laid-back bars and eateries compete...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:01 AM
After a crash totaled Erica Johnson’s car, she decided owning a car in Chicago was no longer worth the hassle.
Johnson, 26, of Norwood Park, used to drive to her job, but now she bikes 4 miles to work in Mayfair or takes a CTA bus when the weather...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 8:10 AM
You know how the saying goes.
When one door closes wrong ... there could be significant delays on a CTA train.
Brown Line and Blue Line riders recently have experienced door problems during morning rush hour that have led to delays. The Blue Line...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:33 PM
Chicago is one of the worst cities in the country to drive a car, according to the financial website NerdWallet.
The site analyzed data on the cost of owning and maintaining a car, weather trends and how often commuters face delays, and put Chicago...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 10:09 AM
As far as biking battle scars go, Melissa Bisch's couldn't be more Chicago.
The 28-year-old Ravenswood resident said she was biking home from work on State Street Wednesday -- during Bike Week no less -- when she misjudged the height of a section of...
| Jun 9, 2014
Chicago is hustling to reach the finish line next spring on Mayor Rahm Emanuel's promise to complete 100 miles of bicycle lanes that are shielded from traffic, and city officials hope the public doesn't judge the project strictly by the number of bike...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Opening at 7 a.m. weekdays and serving local coffee, a new West Town bike shop is aiming to serve commuters.
Ancien Cycles will open its doors June 16 at 688 N. Milwaukee Ave.--one of the city's most-trafficked bike lanes. Regular operating hours will...