Commentary: Bicyclists Don't Belong On The SidewalkThe whole “bikes on the sidewalk” issue is in the news this week because San Jose’s City Council is scheduled to vote on banning sidewalk bike riding in the downtown area, thus joining San Francisco, Oakland and many other cities with similar laws.
Child On Skateboard Hit By Car Near In Tara Hills Area Of Contra CostaA child on a skateboard was hit by a car Tuesday afternoon in the Tara Hills area of Contra Costa County and suffered a head injury, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Child Riding Bicycle Struck By Taxi In San FranciscoAn 11-year-old child was injured in a collision with a taxi near Caltrain’s 22nd Street station in San Francisco Sunday afternoon, a police spokesman said.
Indecent Exposure Charge For Man Allegedly Masturbating While Biking In Palo AltoA man was arrested on the Fourth of July on suspicion of indecent exposure after a couple witnessed him allegedly masturbating while riding a bicycle near a Palo Alto park, police said Tuesday.