| Sep 19, 2011
| 9:40 PM
A movie about a biker-turned-preacher drew bikers, in leathers, to a preview screening in Winter Park And that earned the attention of a Winter Park Police Department SWAT team, six of whom interrupted the Monday night showing of “Machine Gun...
| Sep 11, 2010
Earlier this year, I reported in this space about a happy collision between my music and travel assignments, a Paul McCartney concert at Sun Life Stadium in Miami that offered the opportunity to hang at too-trendy-for-me South Beach.
Not bad, eh?
| Aug 29, 2011
| 12:38 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Biker babe, I'm not. NASCAR fan? Uh-uh. Beach bunny? Nope, don't think so. I'm way past the weight limit on being either a babe or a bunny.
But it is late evening, and I've found myself driving along Daytona Beach, on Florida'...
| Apr 2, 2011
If one were to identify Daytona Beach by sound, the crash of the Atlantic surf wouldn't be the first thing that comes to mind.
This place likes to introduce itself with a roar: Stock cars tearing around the Daytona International Speedway, hundreds of...
| Apr 9, 2011
LEESBURG — For Jason Harbison, the Leesburg Bikefest isn't about heavy drinking or ogling women's revealing outfits, which are common images that have become associated with the 15th annual event.
Instead, it's a chance for the Leesburg firefighter...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 2:12 PM
. The national president of the Outlaws Motorcycle club, Jack Rosga is sentenced to 20 years in federal prison. Federal authorities made the announcement after sentencing by U.S. District Judge Henry E. Hudson.
"Jack Rosga led an outlaw motorcycle gang...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 3:29 PM
There's a new event planned for downtown Grand Rapids this summer. Organizers want to bring 40,000 bikers to town for a huge party along with countless enthusiasts.
Organizers from River City Bike Week briefed the Grand Rapids City Commission Tuesday....
| May 18, 2011
| 5:43 AM
With gas prices as high as they are, you might want to think about trading in your four-wheeled vehicle for something with just two.
FOX 4's Sharita Hutton is Working for You with more on Bike Week.
| May 20, 2011
| 11:39 AM
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:
China Spree has an amazing deal on its eight-day Timeless Beijing package for two November departures and all January and February 2012...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 4:21 PM
Grand Rapids city staff spoke to city leaders Tuesday to review the pros and cons of holding a motorcycle rally that could draw 40,000 riders to downtown.
Concerns were raised about noise, crime, and congestion during River City Bike Week, proposed for...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 7:35 PM
The Grand Rapids City Commission is giving mixed reviews to a some new events planned downtown this summer, giving their apparent blessing to the Rock the Rapids concert series, but nearly condemning River City Bike Week.
The Rock the Rapids concert...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 5:58 PM
A biker festival in downtown Grand Rapids is closer to a reality.
Commissioners say if it's scaled back one more day, they'd be more willing to accept it. Meanwhile the organizer has been spouting off on Facebook, lashing out at city leaders....