Today’s Headlines for Monday, August 22

  • Driver Crashes Into Restaurant at NW Corner of Fullerton/Kimball, Injuring 9 (Tribune)
  • Driver Seriously Injured Bike Rider in Chicago Ridge Saturday Night (CBS)
  • Dance Studio Held a Benefit for the Family of Cyclist Lisa Kuivinen Last Thursday (ABC)
  • Thoughts on Recent Fatal Crashes From Active Trans’ Jim Merrell
  • Police Activity on Southwest Side Causes Orange Line Delays (NBC)
  • The Latest Buzz on Jana Kinsman’s Bike-Powered Beekeeping Business (Tribune)
  • Frustrated by the Flatlands? Check Out These Local Mountain Biking Spots (CBS)
  • Chainlink’s Yasmeen Schuller & John Discuss Bike Safety Today at 9 a.m. on WBEZ 91.5 FM
  • Former City Hall Watchdog Faisal Khan Speaks at Chi Hack Night Tuesday at 6


Today’s Headlines for Monday, May 9

After Times’ Alarmist “Nervous Biker’s Guide,” Chicago Mag Has Good Advice for Newbies The Tribune Looks at Why The Major Taylor Trail Gets Less Ridership Than The 606 Woman Seriously Injured After Van Driver Crashes Into Humboldt Park Cafe (CBS) Woman Charged After Allegedly Pulling a Gun on CTA Bus, Pepper Spraying Driver (Tribune) What Does […]

Drunk Driver Kills Former Marine on Bike in Douglas Park

Robert Vais, 54, an administrator at Stroger Hospital, is charged with a felony aggravated DUI and two misdemeanor DUI charges after he fatally struck cyclist Hector Avalos, 28, with his van Friday night. Avalos, from the 1800 block of West Cermak, was biking back to the Southwest Side after leaving his job as a cook […]