Archive for November, 2012

blue and gray Nishiki Custom Sport ?

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Year: ?Brand: NishikiModel: Custom SportColor:blue and graySize:60cmStolen in Portland, OR 97203Stolen:2012-11-01Stolen From: My back yardNeighborhood: North PortlandOwner: Evan DohrmannOwnerEmail: evand( atsign )stumptowncoffee.comReward: $150Description: Single speed w/ fly wheel and rear brakes. Drop handle bars wrapped in black. Scuff marks in handle bar tape from a previous fall. Bike is mostly blue with some gray paint.This Read More »

What to expect at BikeCraft: Check the full vendor list

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Happy BikeCraft customers… This could be you! BikeCraft is this weekend and we’re getting very excited. As I always like to do before the big show, I thought I’d share the complete list of vendors. I count just over 50 of them! It’s going to be a fantastic event. From bike bags and wooden front Read More »

Gunmetal Grey Motobecane Fantom CX 2011

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Year: 2011Brand: MotobecaneModel: Fantom CXColor:Gunmetal GreySize:52cmPhoto: http://campl.us/cOFIibQWA4iStolen in Portland, OR 97206Stolen:2012-11-30Stolen From: 7026 SE Martins St. Portland, OR 97206Neighborhood: Mt. Scott/ArlettaOwner: Josh StorlieOwnerEmail: jstorlie04@gmail.comReward: $100Description: It had front and rear fenders, handlebar and seat lights, knobby tiresPolice record with: Portland PolicePolice reference#: 12104718This registrant has documented proof of ownership of this bike

Green Lane Project director in town next week for panel discussion

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Roskowski at the NACTO Designing Cities conference last month.(Photo © J. Maus/BikePortland) Martha Roskowski, the director of the Green Lane Project will be in Portland next week and she’ll moderate a discussion with local transportation officials about bikeway design. The event is set for Tuesday night (12/4) from 6:30 to 8:00 pm and it’s being Read More »

Bike-based contractor denied service at metal recycler for not being in a motor vehicle

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Chris Sanderson of Builder By Bike.(Photo © J. Maus/BikePortland) Chris Sanderson is a Portland-based licensed general contractor. Like many people in his line of work, he does a far amount of demolition and hauling for his clients. But unlike other contractors, Sanderson’s company vehicle is a bicycle, not a truck. Sanderson owns Builder By Bike Read More »

Black Schwinn Madison 2010

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Year: 2010Brand: SchwinnModel: MadisonColor:BlackSize:56cmSerial: SIDT81000468Stolen in 97214, OR Stolen:2012-11-29Stolen From: Stolen from locked basement of apartment building at SE14th & Taylor. U-Lock is still around front wheel and main frame, theives cut a cable lock that was around a column and carried bike out.Owner: Erik PetersenOwnerEmail: dkirej(AT)gmail.comDescription: Single Speed Schwinn with rear fender. Black frame Read More »

Jay Graves retires, sells Bike Gallery chain

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Jay Graves, the former — yes former — owner and president of Bike Gallery, as seen yesterday.(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland) Jay Graves announced his retirement as owner and operator of the six-store Bike Gallery chain this morning. Graves has passed on management duties to longtime Bike Gallery employee Kelly Aicher. Aicher now has an ownership Read More »

Jobs of the Week

Friday, November 30th, 2012

If you’ve been wanting to break into the local bike building industry, you are in luck. There have been two excellent framebuilder opportunities posted to our Job Listings this week. Check out the links below to learn more… Framebuilder/Mechanic – Argonaut Cycles Framebuilder – Cielo Cycles

Hugger Orange Igelheart 1995

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Year: 1995Brand: IgelheartColor:Hugger OrangeSize:55cmPhoto: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1106105609095&set=t.1120428398&type=3&theaterStolen in Sandy, OR 97055Stolen:2012-11-29Stolen From: This was stolen from my house in Sandy, Oregon.Neighborhood: SandyOwner: Paul LaakOwnerEmail: pablitolaak(AT)yahoo.comDescription: This was one of the first Chris Igelheart frames built in Oregon. It is Hugger/Safety orange and it has my initials (PL) on the top side of the bottom bracket. It has Read More »

PPB investigating car/bike collision at SE 60th and Division

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

This just in from the PPB: This evening, Thursday November 29, 2012, at 5:57 p.m., Portland Police officers assigned to East Precinct responded to the report of a traffic crash involving a vehicle and a bicycle at Southeast 60th Avenue and Division Street. Officers arrived and learned that two vehicles were stopped at a red Read More »