Pasadena Bike Week: Heaven on Wheels

Heaven
on Wheels, sponsored by Pasadena Cyclery, (Friday, May 16, 6:30 P.M.)
is an easy-paced and social tour of Pasadena’s famous Bungalow Heaven
that will return to the Trio, in the historic Pasadena Playhouse District,
for live music and tasty treats.
 

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Times’ Readers Freak Out at So. Pasadena School Bus Sting

|
Photo: Michel Mintaka/Flickr Last week, the South Pasadena Police Department held a traffic sting.  A group of squad cars laid in wait while cars whizzed past a school bus, with lights flashing and stop sign extended.  Once cars passed the bus, the police swooped in and handed out tickets like candy on Halloween to the […]

Guest Op/Ed: Gaps in 710 Tunnel Arguments

|
Photo: Big Mike Lakers/Flickr (I’ve noticed that ever since South Pasadena passed a resolution cooling some of their resistance to the 710 Big Dig that the War of Words over the project has picked back up.  While researching an article on that issue, I came across “Under the Paperweight: Gaps in 710 Tunnel Arguments” at […]

Pedestrian Friendly Ralphs Needed for Pasadena

|
Back in Jan 2010, I wrote about my disdain for the current suburban-styled Ralphs supermarket that sits in the middle of Pasadena’s urban downtown financial district along Lake Ave. This particular Ralphs that many of us Pasadenans shop at is surrounded by anti-pedestrian characteristics that actually harm the built environment as it pertains to pedestrian […]

Bike Friendly Fridays: Pasadena

|
Cyclists head to the Bike Expo during Bike Week Pasadena last year. As we approach Bike to Work Day and the corresponding Bike Week Pasadena, let’s take a look at how our neighbor to the east views and treats its cycling community. When doing research for this week’s installment for Bike Friendly Fridays, I found […]