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David Barish
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  • Skokie, IL
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David Barish's Discussions

Condition of North Shore Channel Trail?
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Does anybody know the current condition of this trail? Is it plowed during the winter months? Would you recommend that I use it or is it better to use Kedzie riding in from the north  this time of…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by David Barish Mar 10.

Winter Bike to Work Rally 2014??
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Is there a Winter rally scheduled? I do not see it anywhere but perhaps I am blind or not researching well.  I wanted to put the rally on the Evanston Bike club calendar. Does anybody have any…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Active Transportation Alliance Jan 3.

best dis of a cyclist from a motorist
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I had breakfast with a friend this morning. She said her 81 year old dad had been driving and a cyclist blew off a number of red lights and was weaving in and out of traffic. At one point that they…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Marcus Moore Dec 28, 2013.

free ticket to Winter Solstice show for a rider

I have an extra ticket to tomorrow's show (see events). I will give it to the first reply as long as you ride. If you drive I will sell it to you.

Started Dec 20, 2013

 

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Latest Activity

David Barish replied to John LaVere's discussion Commuter Fashion Statements!
"I don't want to speak for Skip but I wonder whether  commuting from Evanston is a bigger reason than age. He could  model for the AARP cycling team.  I have a similar distance to travel and there is a point at which the form and…"
21 hours ago
David Barish replied to Kris Hendry's discussion Harrasment As A Female...........
"If they are obnoxious miscreants just ride like you mean business until you pass them. Let your cycling style give of an air of power and control rather than vulnerability.  if you feel they are dangerous find a different route. When I ride or…"
22 hours ago
Mike Keating is attending David Barish's event
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Bar night at the Celtic Knot in Evanston at Celtic Knot- Evanston

May 6, 2014 from 6:45pm to 10pm
A little over a year ago Anne Alt, Thundersnow and I put together an evening at the Celtic Knot. That evening was prompted by a delightful conversation about a video of some musicians playing on a late train returning from a gig in Kenosha. We are returning to the Celtic Knot to hear some Irish music and hopefully hear Tom (Thundersnow) playing his drum.…See More
Sunday
David Barish replied to Crazy David 84 Furlongs's discussion Bike the Drive -- 2041
Apr 11
David Barish replied to Julie Hochstadter's discussion Turn on 91.5! (Friday, 9:05am)
"I did not  see this until the afternoon but I will go tohttp://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-04-11/morning-shift-cps-tries-peer-peer-sex-ed-110012 and listen to it this weekend. Way to go Susan and Lisa."
Apr 11
David Barish posted an event
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Evanston Ride of Silence at Chandler Neuberger Center

May 21, 2014 from 7pm to 9pm
The Evanston Ride of Silence  will leave from the Chandler Neuberger Center near the Central St. L stop at 7pm. We will ride 11 miles in silence to Tommy Nevins Pub, 1454 Shermer, Evanston. Please bring a light if you are riding after Tommy Nevins as it will be dark by then. This is an Evanston Bike club, www.evanstonbikeclub.org ride that is open to all riders.See More
Apr 11
David Barish replied to Thunder Snow's discussion Uber Tries to Crowd-Source the Bike Messenger Business with UberRUSH
"I was fascinated by the post and comments about volunteers. I am not sure where you get that Uber plans to use volunteers. That had me ask myself, "Gee, why would anybody do that? Why would they not want to get paid?"  I looked…"
Apr 9
David Barish replied to in it to win it 8.0 mi's discussion I rode today. Did you?
"Ah joy. Less layers than usual and there will be even less than that this evening. "
Apr 9
David Barish replied to yaj 7.4's discussion Sunday morning cyclist hit
"I was riding southbound on Chicago Avenue at Main about 45 minutes after this incident.I hope everybody recovers well."
Apr 8
Serge Lubomudrov might attend David Barish's event
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Bar night at the Celtic Knot in Evanston at Celtic Knot- Evanston

May 6, 2014 from 6:45pm to 10pm
A little over a year ago Anne Alt, Thundersnow and I put together an evening at the Celtic Knot. That evening was prompted by a delightful conversation about a video of some musicians playing on a late train returning from a gig in Kenosha. We are returning to the Celtic Knot to hear some Irish music and hopefully hear Tom (Thundersnow) playing his drum.…See More
Apr 4
David Barish replied to dan brown's discussion is there a reason it is called VENTra ????
"I look at it this way. There is a new system to do the same thing. There is zero chance I will use a Ventra card as a credit card. I don't know who feels otherwise. I load it with money I intend to use for transit and I use it for buses and…"
Apr 3
David Barish replied to Robert Underwood's discussion Slopey top tubes
"Interesting thread. I don't have one but I always associated a slopey tube with plush bikes. http://www.bikeradar.com/us/road/gear/article/the-best-endurance-road-bikes-under-2000-38080/ These bikes make sense to me, an overweight guy over 50…"
Apr 2
David Barish replied to Scott Fisher's discussion North Branch Trail
"Gross Point is ok for bikes. Its not great but is certainly an acceptable road."
Mar 31
David Barish replied to Scott Fisher's discussion North Branch Trail
"I think I live not far from Gopher. My wife and I rode to the garden yesterday as well. I feared the trail would not be good so we meandered through Wilmette and made our way to Hibbard/Willow Forestway.  At Tower we decided to take the trail…"
Mar 31
Thunder Snow commented on David Barish's event Bar night at the Celtic Knot in Evanston
"Nice!"
Mar 26
Thunder Snow is attending David Barish's event
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Bar night at the Celtic Knot in Evanston at Celtic Knot- Evanston

May 6, 2014 from 6:45pm to 10pm
A little over a year ago Anne Alt, Thundersnow and I put together an evening at the Celtic Knot. That evening was prompted by a delightful conversation about a video of some musicians playing on a late train returning from a gig in Kenosha. We are returning to the Celtic Knot to hear some Irish music and hopefully hear Tom (Thundersnow) playing his drum.…See More
Mar 26

Profile Information

What I ride:
Road, Mountain, Hybrid
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Around Town
About me:
long time commuter. Past President of Evanston Bike Club. I represent injured workers.
My other websites (twitter, facebook, pinterest, Google+, blogs, etc.):
http://www.kfeej.com

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