Who is that young man on the right? Why that is Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Riding without a helmet will surely cost him the nomination. Scofflaw! Get out of the road!
- The Center Hiking Club will host an Arlington history bike tour on Saturday, Aug. 27 beginning at 9 a.m. at the Ballston Metro station.
- NPS is going to rehabilitate and improve two small bridges on the MVT near mile marker 1.75.
- The new Lewinsville Road Bridge over the Beltway is now open with new pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly sidewalks.
- Vienna will participate in "Hail the Trail,” a celebration of the W&OD Regional Trail, on Saturday, Sept. 3 from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Followed by hours of fighting all the crime that everyone knows trails bring.
- The editors of the Sun Gazette support Vienna's child helmet law proposal. "any adult who rides without a helmet in Northern Virginia is being a bit foolish"
- The Post promotes the B&A trail as an off-the-beaten path....path.
- The NYC 9/11 museum has a bike rack among its artifacts