Archive for April, 2010

Yellow Bike eats a bungee, and other stories

Monday, April 19th, 2010

This morning while loading the panniers on the Portland, I discovered I’d forgotten to buy apples over the weekend. So I threw the grocery panniers on Yellow Bike, grabbed my lock and bungees and we went grocery shopping. It’s nice having multiple bikes for these unexpected rides. I didn’t have to remove the commuting panniers […]

Tour de New York returns to R-Town this summer

Friday, April 9th, 2010

The official announcement isn’t until next week, but the D&C reports tonight that the Tour de New York is a go this coming August. Five days of racing begin downtown on Saturday August 7 with the Rochester Twilight Criterium, followed by Individual Time Trials on Sunday along Lake Ontario. The tour continues with three road […]

Suddenly summer

Saturday, April 3rd, 2010

Mom Nature is a tease. We get a little taste of a nice spring—a few rainy days a bit early to be called April Showers—then WHAM! She lets loose with a bit of July. In March and the first days of April. This past week’s weather has been glorious. Monday and Tuesday were nice. Very […]