Tag Archives: biking

PABS: Bikes, Beer and Everything in Between

Point Area Bicycle Shop is shifting gears this season, providing unique entertainment and fun-filled events to participate in. Their inviting and trendy atmosphere, complete with a beer bar for those 21 or older, proves this no ordinary bike shop. “It’s something different,” said John Pawlak, owner of PABS. “I like bringing new stuff to the table for people to try out.” ... Read More »

Bicycles in Traffic Jam about Using the Road

America just cannot get a handle on where bicycles should be ridden, according to a presentation given on campus April 6. James Longhurst, associate professor of history at UW-La Crosse and author of the book Bike Battles, spoke of the history of the bicycle and its tandem confusion about where they should be ridden. The bike has risen and fallen ... Read More »

Shifting Gears, Changing Lives

Do you ever wonder what happened to that bike you left locked to the light pole last semester? Deferred Prosecution Program Coordinator Tom Baehr at Justice Works is putting the final touches on opening a bike refurbishing shop next to the Mitchell Piano Works. Shifting Gears LLC is going to hire people just released from prison, looking for a fresh ... Read More »