Archive for October, 2012

Green Kona Zing Deluxe 2007

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Year: 2007
Brand: Kona
Model: Zing Deluxe
Stolen in Portland, OR 97212
Stolen From: Corner of N Mcclellen and Montana.
Neighborhood: North Portland, Interstate and Columbiaish
Owner: Mike Moore
Description: Carbon frame and fork. Thomson seatpost. WTB Saddle. Back tire was a yellow stripe, I forget what the front is, but they didnt match, I was in between tire changes. Had 105 comps, but a Dura-ace crank set.
Police record with: Portland
Police reference#: 12-95931
This registrant has documented proof of ownership of this bike

Biking and walking rule in a city sans subway

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012
NYC sans subway-11

While the subway tracks sat empty, the path on the Queensboro Bridge was at capacity this morning.
(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland)

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Silver Red Gary Fisher Capitola 2007

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Year: 2007
Brand: Gary Fisher
Model: Capitola
Color:Silver Red
Stolen in Hayden island, OR 97217
Stolen From: Waterside Condos
Neighborhood: Hayden Island
Owner: Lorri Jones
Description: Excellent condition, gears in hand grips
Police record with: Portland police
Police reference#: 12-156841
This registrant has documented proof of ownership of this bike

Ten years of Breakfast on the Bridges: An evening of stories

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012
steph botb storytelling

BonB veteran Steph Routh.
(Photo by Michael Andersen))

This guest post is by Michael Andersen of Portland Afoot, PDX’s 10-minute newsmagazine about buses, bikes and low-car life.

Dozens of fans of one of Portland’s most unique and durable bike traditions met Tuesday night at bicycle tavern Velo Cult to tell stories from more than 120 mornings of free breakfast on Portland’s bridges.

“It’s amazing to see that this tradition of giving out coffee and donuts has continued for 10 years,” said Ayleen Crotty, who said she and Amy Stork started serving the first regular breakfasts during Portland’s legendary “Summer of Bike Fun” in 2002.

Somehow – like another Portland tradition launched that year, a naked bike ride – the idea stuck.
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White Cannondale Synapse 5

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Brand: Cannondale
Model: Synapse 5
Serial: T008235
Stolen in Portand, OR 97223
Stolen From: Garage.
Neighborhood: Mary’s Woods near Hillsdale.
Owner: Laurie Laverdiere
OwnerEmail: laurielaverdiere(A T)
Reward: Will bake you cookies and buy you a beer!
Description: White frame with light scratch marks from hanging the bike, black forks, carbon seat post.
Police record with: Beaverton PD
Police reference#: 12-8234
This registrant has documented proof of ownership of this bike

Job: Store Service Manager – Bike Gallery

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Job Title
Store Service Manager

Bike Gallery

Job Description
The Store Service Manager is responsible for supporting and enforcing the service department policies and procedures for the individual retail locations. This includes time and quality standards for service repairs, evaluation, support and supervision of service staff, and the measurement of service department sales and production performance. Store Service Managers are also expected to monitor and adjust to service department sales goals and manage the parts inventory for that store location. In order to manage these resources, the Store Service Manager will work closely with The Company Service Manager, and the Store manager.

The Store service Manager is a permanent, full time position requiring an average of forty-five hours per week during the retail season, with additional hourly requirements likely to result during company events such as the warehouse sale, Cycle Oregon, and the summer sale. Vacation and leave times must be coordinated with the Store Manager.

All company Service Managers are expected to attend and participate in technical trainings, clinics, and service summits in order to be informed of all developments pertaining to service procedures, techniques, and salient features. Bike Gallery has certain behavioral expectations of all managers, these include; returning all phone and e-mail messages within 24 hours, conducting all inter-company communications in a professional and results oriented manner, conducting all business dealings with integrity and communicating variations in scheduling to all parties affected.

5 years shop mechanical experience
Proven experience in budgeting, inventory, planning, scheduling, Outlook, Excel & Word
Proven experience and ability to recruit & hire

How to Apply
Email your resume to

Charcoal/red Giant Reve; 2012

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Year: 2012
Brand: Giant
Model: Reve;
Serial: C42J0595
Stolen in Monmouth, OR
Stolen From: Locked on WOU campus in bike rack, stolen from there.
Neighborhood: college campus
OwnerEmail: Falck5(at sign)
Reward: yes, if recovered in one piece
Description: Charcoal/Red Revel with water bottle cage. Couple of scratches on bottom frame. Like new, only had 2 months.
Police record with: Monouth Police
This registrant has documented proof of ownership of this bike

Surveying the damage and the darkness in Lower Manhattan

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Church St., Lower Manhattan
(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland)

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Biking Brooklyn after Sandy

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
Cycling the aftermath of Sandy-29

Bushwick resident Avery Brooks rides past piles of bricks that fell of a building near Kent Ave. in Williamsburg.
(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland)

After last night’s dramatic storm, New Yorkers woke up this morning to see what Sandy had left behind. She made a mess. A big mess.[Read more…]

Chrome/White/Red Bianchi Pista Mid 2000?

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Year: Mid 2000?
Brand: Bianchi
Model: Pista
Stolen in Portland, OR 97215
Stolen From: Stolen outside of Fire on the Mountain on E Burnside and 17 along with my friends black 2011 Surly Crosscheck.
Owner: Raymond Rohsler
OwnerEmail: raymondhrohsler(replace with at sign)
Description: Chrome Frame with some silly stickers The largest reading CAPTURED on both sides of the top tube, Richey stem, White IRO hubs, white Velocity Deep-V rims with black spokes,
Police record with: Portland PD
Police reference#: 129571
This registrant has documented proof of ownership of this bike