| Mar 3, 2010
| 5:42 PM
ORMOND BEACH — Harley-Davidson mogul Bruce Rossmeyer may be missing at Bike Week, but his legacy persists at his empire of motorcycle dealerships, especially at his flagship location, Destination Daytona.
Carrying on the Rossmeyer family businesses...
| Mar 2, 2010
| 4:18 PM
SAMSULA — Of all the Bike Week events, the annual coleslaw-wrestling tournament is arguably one of the most famous. And that makes Heather Spears a celebrity.
The 27-year-old Volusia County woman is the reigning queen of the pit, undefeated in...
| Mar 4, 2010
| 4:08 PM
DeLAND — You would be more likely to see these motorcycles in a museum than on the streets of Daytona Beach during Bike Week.
There's a Munch Mammut of 1970, part of a rare line of motorcycles built with a car engine which reputedly made it the...
| 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 14, 2008
Women who ride Harleys have one thing in common. They are quick to say it's a life-changing moment.
"The freedom you feel is just awesome," says Linda Cooke, an officer with the Ladies of Harley for Hampton Roads Harley Davidson Harley Owners Group.
| May 17, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Cyclists across the city can expect blessings, free rides and prizes this week as Bike Week L.A. gets underway. The weeklong event hosted by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority aims to encourage commuters to bike more and drive less. The kickoff.......
| May 17, 2010
| 9:34 PM
A group of 8- and 9-year-old dancers from Orange County are drawing criticism for their skimpy costumes and gyrating moves at the recent 2010 World of Dance Competition in Pomona. The video clips of their performance to Beyonce's "Single Ladies"......
| May 20, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Bike week begins Thursday in Pasadena. There are a variety of events scheduled around the city, including workshops, group rides, parties, bike-to-work programs and even a history of cycling in the city. But Pasadena officials are also using the week........
| Nov 15, 2009
Rick Desrochers is leaving. And he's not coming back.
He and his wife are moving in with her parents in Michigan after the couple lost their jobs, their Hunter's Creek home to foreclosure, and everything else to bankruptcy. The trauma of going broke in...
| Jun 19, 2009
| 2:45 PM
Although the focus will be on the track for the Coke Zero 400, the Daytona International Speedway isn't the only hot spot in the Daytona Beach area.
In addition to the lure of the World's Most Famous Beach, there are an assortment of clubs and...
| Jul 9, 2009
| 1:00 PM
Spring break, Bike Week and NASCAR are the calling cards in Daytona Beach, but there's plenty to do aside from those famous diversions.
Under the sun, of course, there's the World's Most Famous Beach, an expanse of sand and surf that extends into...