Archive for October, 2008

Day off

Wednesday, October 29th, 2008

This is my first day off in several weeks, and likely my only one for another several weeks. Yeah, there was our annual Leaf-Peeper Century to Letchworth on Columbus Day, but that was a lot of work. And I don’t count Sundays either. I subbed a lot in October. A co-worker at each library took […]

Celebrity sighting

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

So I’m working along at the front desk of the library when I look up to see a tall guy in a yellow Bell helmet come in. I thought he looked familiar. When he presented his library card and his account came up, sure enough, it was Adam, contributor to RocBike.com. Naturally we talked bikes […]

2009 Tour de New York

Sunday, October 19th, 2008

I guess I wasn’t paying attention when the embargo was lifted. Just after the three-day 2008 Rochester Omnium, I was at the shop talking with Scott Page. After thanking him for bringing world-class cycling to R-Town again, I mused on two things. First, he was surprised, asking, “Where did you hear that?” Then, much to […]