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Annual ride honors cyclists, raises awareness through silence

Annual ride honors cyclists, raises awareness through silence

April 5, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer When a passing school bus mirror struck and killed cyclist Larry Schwartz on May 4, 2003, long time friend and fellow cyclist Chris Phelan wanted to do something to honor his memory as well as those of other cyclists injured or killed in accidents. Just two weeks later, the first Ride of Silence was held. Wh...

Holiday season brings smiles

Pages colored by little children line the desk in the Secretary’s office in the City Council building to promote the “Make A Child Smile” program. Photo by Rinu Daniel.

December 10, 2012

By Corrina Taylor Staff Writer Fluorescent white lights twist and interlace into the tree’s branches; festive red and gold ribbons dance down the side of the tree. Lightweight and delicate red and green paper ornaments dangle from the limbs, each one symbolizing a child in need of a smile. There...