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KYW Staff
September 25, 2019 - 4:00 am
Handlebar palsy is a problem that's particularly serious in mountain bikers.
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Philly Naked Bike Ride pedals through town.
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Andrew Kramer
August 25, 2019 - 9:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds of people rode their bikes together 10 miles through Philadelphia Saturday afternoon. Nothing uncommon on a beautiful weekend like this, right? Oh, and by the way, just about all those people were either fully or partially naked. "What I see in front of me...
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Jesse Hartnett
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Andrew Kramer
July 07, 2019 - 7:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police Officer Jesse Hartnett's life changed drastically on the morning of Jan. 7, 2016. He was ambushed while on duty, shot three times in his arm at point blank range while in his patrol car. He's had eleven surgeries since then. "It's been a struggle...
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Brent Bundy is riding his bike across the country to raise awareness for breast cancer.
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Hadas Kuznits
June 13, 2019 - 12:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An Oregan man bicycling across the country to raise awareness for breast cancer stopped in Philadelphia this week. Brent Bundy is carrying a message with him. "My friend Gina (Kosmas) died of breast cancer in 2004, so I just started basically biking from Seaside,...
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Rasa Kaye
June 03, 2019 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — All hail the bicyclists of the greater Philadelphia region. They’ve got legs of iron and nerves of steel as they compete for a slice of space on our car-choked streets, sailing through clouds of vehicle fumes and motorists’ irritation while leaving nary a speck of...
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Bike to Work Day
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Hadas Kuznits
May 17, 2019 - 1:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Commuters in Philadelphia might have noticed more bicyclists than usual on the streets Friday morning. People all over the city participated in Bike To Work Day. "It's a national event. This is the first year that we've called it 'Bike To Work and Wherever,' though,...
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May 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Nice weather means more bicycles and more laws to know if you're riding one. A Santa Barbara police officer tried to conduct a traffic enforcement stop on a bicyclist who refused to stop. When he finally stopped, the...
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The search continues for the SUV driver who plowed into a little girl on a bike in Olney Monday night and then sped off, leaving her seriously injured.
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Ian Bush
September 11, 2018 - 3:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The search continues for the SUV driver who plowed into a little girl on a bike in Olney Monday night and then sped off, leaving her seriously injured. Authorities have located the car as of Tuesday night, but the whereabouts of the driver are unknown. Police are...
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Comcast and the Philly Pops teamed up to give 205 bikes away for Christmas in July.
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Dan Wing
July 11, 2018 - 1:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philly Pops teamed up with Comcast for their 5th annual Christmas in July bike giveaway on Wednesday morning. The Comcast Center was decked out with Christmas trees and other decorations. Carolers, Santa Claus (donning summer apparel), and a quartet of trumpets...
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Stop lights specifically for bicyclists are being implemented throughout the city.
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Justin Udo
June 18, 2018 - 4:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In Center City, you may notice some streets now have bike lanes right next to sidewalks, with parked cars acting as a buffer. "That provides a physical separation between the bicyclist who's using that roadway and motor vehicle users," explained Sarah Clark Stuart,...
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