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Cups for Change: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 06.22.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

This week at The Pollination Project, we are acknowledging seven grantees whose innovative projects are inspiring participants to think about the futu...

What Childhood Memories Leave Me Longing For Most

Dawn Q Landau | Posted 04.16.2016 | Fifty
Dawn Q Landau

Out of nowhere, fragmented memories come to me at any time, and I find myself recalling... The sweet moments that seemed ordinary then, come to me, and I am transported.

The Chaos on the Eighth Ave. Bike Lane

Cody Lyon | Posted 01.19.2016 | New York
Cody Lyon

Some might say New York City's network of protected bike lanes have transformed our streets into safer, more orderly places. More and more people now...

Would You Go Back in Time?

Tam Warner Minton | Posted 01.08.2016 | Fifty
Tam Warner Minton

Have you ever had one of those days where everything is just so confused, so screwed up, so emotional, and the weight is so heavy on your shoulders th...

Community Buys Car For Man Who Bikes 14 Miles To Work Every Day

TODAY.com | Adam Goldberg | Posted 11.30.2015 | Good News

It was snowy last Saturday night when Jason Kapoor drove past a man riding a bike on a Michigan highway....

How Bike Shares Are Changing City Life

Posted 11.30.2015 | Green

The evolution of the great concrete jungle hinges on transportation. For many years, city planners have organized business epicenters and residential ...

10 No-Brainer Hacks To Organize Your Home

Rachel Hollis | Posted 09.11.2015 | HuffPost Home
Rachel Hollis

I am the first person to admit I am a bit obsessive about organization. I like every aspect of my world to remain tidy from my home to my office and that's why you'll find lots of organizational tips on The Chic Site. Here are 10 of my favorite tips.

This Is Why You Don't Park In The Bike Lane

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.28.2015 | Weird News

A video uploaded to YouTube Monday gives a whole new meaning to the term "parking enforcement." While everyone else was stuck spinning their wheels, ...

How to Curb Aggressive Cyclists? Maybe It's Time for Bike Licenses

Starre Vartan | Posted 07.08.2016 | Green
Starre Vartan

I support more bike lanes, better bike infrastructure, and all that comes with considering bikes in urban and suburban streets, and I have voted for and financially supported campaigns to do just that. But as bikes proliferate (yay!) in our urban centers and more cities become bike-friendly, I've noticed that the behavior of people on bikes seems to be declining.

On Freedom and Independence: 11-Year-Old Boys

Lorri Horn | Posted 07.04.2016 | Parents
Lorri Horn

Eleven-year-old city boys camping, ride bicycles freely as we once did, up and down the cul-de-sacs, no helmets, no curfews, no limits. Coming and going as they please, a first taste of freedom and independence. Mine comes in only to water and feed, dropping his bike at the base of the cabin.

Two-Wheeled Dreams Have Lasting Impact

Anne Goddard | Posted 06.22.2016 | Impact
Anne Goddard

Among our priorities in helping provide a better future for children in developing countries, one area of focus rises to the top: the protection of children. It's an issue we are tackling on many fronts... and sometimes on two wheels.

It's All About the Bike on Sunday

Tom Falco | Posted 05.12.2016 | Miami
Tom Falco

Sunday mornings are for bikers in Coconut Grove. Saturday has a lot, but that's usually reserved for runners and walkers, but early Sunday, it's a different world out there.

The Latest Sign of Bike-Share's Social Equity Problem

Citylab | Posted 05.04.2015 | Business

The share of Capital Bikeshare members making more than $100,000 is growing.

What the Netherlands Can Teach Us About Riding Bikes, Sustainable Development & Green Economy

Gaia Paradiso | Posted 05.11.2015 | Green
Gaia Paradiso

Biking in Amsterdam for a weekend can open your eyes and mind to re-think of renewable sources of energy, an economic sustained growth, and a green and less polluted environment.

Davos Attendees To Wear Fitbits, Raise Money To Buy Bikes For Needy Kids

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 01.22.2015 | Impact

If you rode a big yellow bus to school, consider yourself lucky. In some regions of the world, the biggest barrier stopping students from maximizin...

What Comes After One Million?

Tim Blumenthal | Posted 02.10.2015 | Impact
Tim Blumenthal

By 2025, we want Americans to take five times the number of bike rides each year that we make today. For this to happen, bike infrastructure will need to improve. We'll need five times the current number of protected bike lanes.

How A Bike Opened Up The World For One Middle-Aged Couple

Lois Alter Mark | Posted 01.18.2015 | Fifty
Lois Alter Mark

Last summer, at the age of 57, Cathy Rogers and her 59-year-old husband, Paul, rode their bikes 3,300 miles from Washington State to Washington, D.C. as part of the Big Ride Across America. The ride took 50 days and covered 85 miles a day. It was definitely a bucket list item.

The Space Where Zines And Knit Sweaters Overlap

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.02.2014 | Arts

When thinking of bike-centric cities, Los Angeles isn't the first to come to mind. If you're intrigued, however, by the experience of pedaling through...

This Normal-Looking Bike Is Way More Amazing Than It Seems

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 08.14.2014 | Technology

Imagine a stylish, yet sturdy, bicycle with storage space for all your stuff, a handlebar that doubles as a lock, and a removable electric motor that ...

How Bicycling Improves City Life for Everyone

Jay Walljasper | Posted 09.16.2014 | Green
Jay Walljasper

You can see big changes happening across America as communities from Fairbanks to St. Petersburg transform their streets into appealing places for people, not just cars and trucks.

City Project Almost Kills First Victim

Matthew Chapman | Posted 09.09.2014 | New York
Matthew Chapman

A woman was exercising on a mat on the fourth floor of an athletic facility at 91st and York Avenue when a sharp-ended 10-pound steel chisel crashed through a plate glass window and landed three inches from her right side.

How To Look Like A Lady While Riding A Bike

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.23.2014 | Style

After spotting a photo of actress Famke Janssen riding a bike in a floral frock and red ballet flats, we were stunned at how perfectly ladylike -- and...

WATCH: The Epic Evolution Of The Bicycle

Posted 03.26.2014 | Green

If you've ever spent time watching bicyclists pedal by you, you'll notice that bikes come in all forms: mountain bikes, road bikes, beach cruisers and...

Top 10 Reasons to Love Miami Critical Mass

Suzan McDowell | Posted 03.25.2014 | Miami
Suzan McDowell

A corker flips his bike over in the middle of an intersection and looks to the sky, searching perhaps for a plane, a bird, anything, as the car he's b...

Biking Into the Future

Neil B. Chambers | Posted 03.10.2014 | Green
Neil B. Chambers

The real question is, what should an individualized transit planning process look like?