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Got pulled over near Hamlin and Milwaukee this morn
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I kinda blew the stop sign.  The girl behind me did as well. He stopped us both, and gave us a warning.  I stop there 90% time, today's flow was just so that I didn't, probably because there was no…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Serge Lubomudrov Nov 10.

South Halsted Ave
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Is Halsted safe from Monroe to 35th?  Is there a better route?  Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by We all have an inner Beast... Mar 19.

Bike to work rally
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Some great stuff this year, happy to get my hands on a 312 seat cover!  A few questions: What are the raffle tickets for?Who was the band playing bluegrass style music? Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Duppie Jun 14, 2013.

Loop -> Wilmette tonight!
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Any experience riding Lincoln N from North?  I see there is a bike lane, but that doesnt mean it's safe!  I'm avoiding th LFP altogether, so I was going to ride Dearborn to North to Lincoln to…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Anne Alt Jan 4, 2013.

 

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Apie (10.6) replied to Mitch Johnson's discussion Shop Recommendations
"Amlings is a great shop, I passed by and stopped in this summer.  Good prices, nice guys.  "
Wednesday
Apie (10.6) replied to Chitown_Mike's discussion Shoe covers/cleats vs Boots/platform pedals
"Have you tried wearing your gore-tex lined boots with wool socks, and using the platform side of your SPDs?  That sounds like a good free solution.  Loss in pedal stroke, in the winter, on milwaukee, on a commute, during rush hour, is…"
Monday
Serge Lubomudrov replied to Apie (10.6)'s discussion Got pulled over near Hamlin and Milwaukee this morn
"Yep. "
Nov 10
Apie (10.6) replied to Apie (10.6)'s discussion Got pulled over near Hamlin and Milwaukee this morn
"Yes, it is one of those stop signs that you always need to stop due to all the kids crossing, and cars trying to turn onto Milwaukee. I am embarrassed, I like to think I lead by example on a daily basis.  The ONE day I don't slow down!…"
Nov 10
David P. replied to Apie (10.6)'s discussion Got pulled over near Hamlin and Milwaukee this morn
"Better yet, just follow the usual traffic-priority rules all the time! :) I live nearby and go through this intersection nearly any time I leave the house. I don't do a foot-down stop unless I have to (e.g. someone is crossing on foot and my…"
Nov 10
Apie (10.6) posted a discussion

Got pulled over near Hamlin and Milwaukee this morn

I kinda blew the stop sign.  The girl behind me did as well. He stopped us both, and gave us a warning.  I stop there 90% time, today's flow was just so that I didn't, probably because there was no crossing guard today. Not sure if this is a new thing with cops this week, but watch yourself at that particular intersection, he's staking it out.See More
Nov 10
Apie (10.6) replied to Kelly's discussion dressing a toddler for winter commuting
"My toddler is pretty happy with pants and insulated snowpants.  She' not a big fan of tights, so I would avoid trying to put long underwear on her daily.  Last winter someone here gave away a bunch of balaclavas she made.  Maybe…"
Nov 3
Apie (10.6) replied to Duppie's discussion Stores that carry a Schwalbe Marathon in 700*32 in stock
"Not thrilled with the Supreme's, a lot more $$ for not a lot more flat security.  This happened this morning :("
Oct 16
Apie (10.6) replied to Debbie Mossburg's discussion Penny Farthing - High Wheel Repair
"Try Rudy's, there is one mechanic that has been there 20+ years. I bet he could help you out!"
Oct 9
Apie (10.6) replied to Steve Buchtel's discussion The Bike Park at Big Marsh—NEW VIDEO
"Can't wait! "
Oct 8
Apie (10.6) replied to jolondon30's discussion Where do you have trouble finding a bike rack to lock up at?
"Park West area has minimal bike parking, and all 3 signs are sucker poles.  I used the wrought iron fence Just west of there when I went to a show last week."
Oct 2
Apie (10.6) replied to Jim Reho's discussion Keeping tennis shoe bike feet dry
"Newspaper or paper towels. From soaking wet to dry in 8 hours."
Sep 15
Apie (10.6) replied to grayn8 (5.3 - 36)'s discussion Friday Frivolity: when the mercury drops, what first for you? Longer pants, long sleeve shirt...jacket?
"I go from poly t-shirts to wool.  I am most happy in wool :) "
Sep 12
Apie (10.6) replied to Tom A.K.'s discussion Have the 'Monsoonal' rains in our current climate situation affected your ride schedule?
"Nice ride today! Streets were quiet.  "
Sep 10
Apie (10.6) replied to Charles Cooney's discussion Several bikes stolen over weekend
"I am sorry for your loss  :( "
Aug 25
Apie (10.6) replied to Matt's discussion Quiet, Family Friendly Party Place?
"I've seen a kids party at Piece, on that lower floor.  "
Aug 20

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What I ride:
Road, Mountain, Cyclocross, Cruiser
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Around Town
About me:
I like to bike
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http://pielet.blogspot.com/

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