| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:26 AM
There’s Hollywood, and there’s real life. But when it comes to cycling, sometimes they’re not so different.
Take the recent Judd Apatow film “This Is 40.” Missed it? Allow me to spoil part of it for you:
| Oct 4, 2013
Re "Can L.A. be a cyclist's town?," Editorial, Sept. 29
Along with government investment in cycling infrastructure, individuals can invest in their own cycling capacity.
If you don't have a bike, get one. If you do, modify it for transportational...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Colorado Boulevard is going on a diet. The section of the six-lane street that runs through Eagle Rock has begun a serious reducing regimen, with city transportation workers removing one motor vehicle lane in either direction, adding a landscaped median,...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 2:30 PM
If sports stories often fascinate for the ways in which they form distilled metaphors for human existence -- the thrill of victory, the agony of defeat and everything in between -- the saga of Lance Armstrong is particularly intriguing as an examination...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 5:04 PM
The fifth time was the charm.
Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed into law the "three-foot rule," requiring cars to keep at least 36 inches from cyclists when passing, or to slow to a safe speed if they for some reason are prevented from keeping their...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Among the virtues of bicycle riding — not burning fossil fuel, not adding to car traffic, enjoying the scenery — is, of course, the health benefit. You get a real workout, especially if you’re cycling against the wind or uphill.
| Oct 10, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Sheryl Crow reportedly witnessed Lance Armstrong receive a banned blood transfusion and told federal investigators, according to a new book "Wheelman" by Wall Street Journal reporters Reed Albergotti and Vanessa O'Connell.
The book, which comes out...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 11:48 AM
According to website roadcycling.com, Johan Bruyneel, who was Lance Armstrong's team sports director through all his Tour de France wins, along with former team doctors Pedro Celaya and Jose Marti will have an arbitration hearing with USADA, the United...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 8:13 AM
American cyclist Amy Dombroski died Thursday after being hit by a truck while training in Belgium, the cyclo-cross team Telenet-Fidea has reported.
The 26-year-old native of Jericho, Vt., who became part of the Boulder, Colo., cycling community, has...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:26 AM
With a documentary about Lance Armstrong's fall from grace already set for release next month, two feature films about the cyclist are now in a race to hit theaters.
On Tuesday, the production company Working Title announced Ben Foster had been cast as...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Mayor Eric Garcetti is seeking a new leader for his Department of Transportation in the wake of the departure of Jaime De La Vega.
Times staff writers Laura J. Nelson and David Zahniser reported Thursday that Garcetti's office has confirmed De La Vega's...