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Norman bike co-op in search of new digs

Published 11y ago -

by Gene Perry Tate James found inspiration for the Norman bike co-op from near and far. He'd seen the bike library and community garage at the OKC Infoshop in downtown Oklahoma City, a similar program in Atlanta where his cousin worked, and, on a recent trip ... More »

Alleycat race sends bikers cruising for a cause

Published 11y ago -

by Gene Perry Across the street from Native Roots Market, a crowd gathered between a pile of shoes on one side, bicycles on the other. Event organizers Ken Teague and Isaiah McCaslin welcomed the racers, thanked the sponsors, and then they were off, scramblin... More »

The Homeless Next Door: families on the street

Published 11y ago -

by Ajit Bhand At 8 a.m., dark clouds were already gathering outside to signal another gloomy day full of rain. A baby carriage came to a halt, and the solitary passenger seemed perturbed. At the front of the line, a young boy in a green Incredible Hulk t-shir... More »