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Bikes Not Bombs & Montague

Tweet We did our “spring cleaning” at the Montague headquarters a little early this year. In the process of organizing, we gathered up a truckload of bikes, frames, and components to donate to a wonderful organization here in Boston called Bikes Not Bombs. Located in Jamaica Plain, just south of Boston proper, Bikes Not Bombs […]
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Not Just A Sport: Cycling as Transit

Tweet Changes in the Mediterranean In a followup to a report by the BBC earlier this week on bicycle sales in Italy surpassing auto sales, Martha White of TIME  tuned in with some further reaching reports from other parts of the world. TIME  reports that in parts of Europe where the economic crisis has hit most severely […]
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Mission Report: Hub on Wheels

Tweet Yesterday, in the fair city of Boston was the 8th annual Hub on Wheels ride.  Participants from as far away as Colorado and even London came to ride the streets of Boston.  This is not a race – it is a celebration of cycling in Boston, and what a city that embraces cycling can […]
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