Some time ago I posted on the ultra-modern new bicycle locking devices being installed around NYC.
As I speculated then, it seems that the City is not necessarily magnanimous, but rather practical in providing bicycle parking, a function currently being provided by parking meters, but will go the way of the dodo as the new muni-meters gradually replace the old.
In other two-wheeled news, Bike-for-Chai continued it's amazing fundraising effort by raising over 1.6 million dollars for Chailifeline/Camp Simcha.
What is amazing about this story is that only a mere 3 years ago, one biker decided to raise money while biking up to camp. That one man has now morphed into over 200 riders raising a tremendous amount of money for Tzedakah.
Charity for the Non-Working Poor II - Response to this essay by: Harold Kravitz and Joel Pitkowsky (my response at the end -ed.): As rabbis and members of the Board of Directors for MAZON: a Je...
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