Follow along as an Athens man rides a heavy, one-speed bicycle around the world in the 1930s in recently republished book

A remarkable man’s remarkable story is now once again available for proclamation, thanks to the University of Georgia Press.Earlier this summer, the UGA Press re-released “Around the World on a Bicycle,” a combination travelogue and memoir written in the mid-1930s [...]

2020-11-12T16:29:44-05:000 Comments

With one foot on sustainability and the other on community, Bucephalus Bikes pedals through pandemic

While the pandemic has forced the business to shift gears, COVID-19 isn’t putting the brakes on Bucephalus Bikes.Since 2009, Alejandro Añón and his wife, Cecelia Wallin, have repaired, rebuilt and refurbished bikes at the Lake Street shop. All the while, [...]

2020-11-11T14:24:09-05:000 Comments

Have You Seen The Florence/Crain Arts Building?

There’s a narrow strip of Florence Avenue, south of Dempster (between Crain and Greenleaf) with an impressive array of local businesses: Bucephalus Bikes, Just Builders, Perfical Sense Studio andEvanston Print & Paper.  Were it not for Bucephalus Bikes’ distinctive wheeled-windows, [...]

2019-06-14T10:13:24-05:000 Comments

Evanston Welcomes Bucephalus Bikes – New Sales & Repair Shop Brings Options to Cycling Community

EVANSTON, ILL., (January 29, 2011) — With the cycling movement sweeping the nation, and two-wheeled transport becoming a favorite way to get around, the Evanston and surrounding communities have another option for where to take their bikes to get flats [...]

2019-06-14T10:14:52-05:000 Comments
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