Archive for April, 2010

Winter Returns?


Posted by on Apr 27 2010

Commuting into work today, Local Motion staff experienced some vastly different weather conditions. Maybe it was the recent string of sunny weather that lulled us into thinking Summer was officially here. Indeed, it is still April and this is Vermont, after all!

Terry Bicycles Casting Call


Posted by on Apr 22 2010

Local Cycling Company Looking for Female Riders Terry Bicycles, a new arrival in Burlington, and local design firm JDK are looking for women cyclists for an upcoming photoshoot. If you’re a women who rides for fun or fitness (or both) and wouldn’t mind earning some extra cash in exchange for your smile, check out their […]

Earth Day ‘Idling’ Skit a Hit!


Posted by on Apr 21 2010
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UPDATE: Check out the video below! As part of Earth Day at Edmunds Elementary, Local Motion Director Chapin Spencer joined Edmunds parent Sue Donahue in an educational skit to teach kids the importance of turning off car engines when parked.  The duo presented to the elementary school kids during lunch. Did you know that children […]

Winooski Policeman to Ride 100 Miles to Nowhere


Posted by on Apr 15 2010

I almost didn’t believe this story at first: local policeman, Ben Kaufman, plans to make 575 laps around the Winooski traffic circle by bicycle. That’s 100 miles! Why would someone embark on such a seemingly crazy ride? His motives are noble: to raise $10,000 for cancer awareness. And he’s not alone: hundreds of folks around […]