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Marin County Cyclists, Hikers Butting Heads Over Trail Use Rights

A debate over trail use is raging in Marin County, with cyclists and hikers butting heads over rights-of-way.

05/14/2015

Man riding bike along Richardson Bay in Tiburon. (Tanya Constantine/VStock LLC)

5 Breathtaking Bay Area Bike Rides

The Bay Area is brimming with beautiful bike rides made for bonding with friends over stunning views, accelerated heart rates and picnic lunches.

05/06/2015

A bike rider at the San Carlos Caltrain station on July 15, 2014. (Curtiss Kim/CBS)

Bike-Bump Form Helps Cyclists Plan Caltrain Trips; Feeds Transit Agency Useful Data

Bicyclists looking for room on Caltrain will have a new online tool to help them anticipate when and where to board the train.

05/04/2015

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San Francisco Muni Unveils Big Service Additions To Alleviate Transit System’s Increased Ridership

San Francisco Muni is adding service to its busiest routes to deal with the increase in ridership that’s been crowding buses, especially during peak commute hours.

04/03/2015

(photo courtesy: Bike East Bay)

BART Testing New Cars To Include More Bike Space, But Only At One End

Bicycle advocates are upset that the new rail cars BART is going to test, starting this summer, will only have space for bikes at one end.

02/18/2015

(Photo Credit: Bike East Bay)

BART Using Predictive Policing To Nab Bike Thieves As Thefts Spike 21 Percent Systemwide

BART’s crime analyst is figuring out, from the times and locations of the crimes and surveillance video, the pattern of the thefts, and officers have been able to nab potential thieves.

01/07/2015

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Burglars Steal 46 Bikes From Uptown Oakland Shop

Local business owners and Oakland police are seeking the public’s help in locating stolen merchandise and wanted suspects after a bicycle store burglary that took place Saturday.

10/29/2014

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70 Vehicles Destroyed In 2-Alarm Fire At San Jose Powersports Dealership

About 70 vehicles were destroyed in a two-alarm fire at a powersports dealership in San Jose Sunday evening, fire officials said.

10/26/2014

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Marin County Sheriff’s Office Tries To Reunite Stolen Bikes With Owners

The Marin County Sheriff’s department tried to reunite dozens of stolen bikes with their owners Sunday.

08/10/2014

A bike rider at the San Carlos Caltrain station on July 15, 2014. (Curtiss Kim/CBS)

Bay Area Bike Riders Upset About Getting ‘Bumped’ Off Caltrain

Despite the transit agency having dedicated bike cars, passengers with bikes are often denied access due to a lack of space on trains.

07/16/2014

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