Tag Archives: bikes

A security guard walks through Arriba Juntos flea market in April.

Stolen Bike Wheel Brings Police Presence to Flea Market

Items that shouldn’t be sold at Arriba Juntos Flea Market: food, booze, pornography, and stolen bicycle parts. But last Sunday morning, bicyclist Kirk Scott said he found his rear wheel, stolen from the 16th Street BART...
At work on a bike. Photo by Laura Wenus.

As Bikes Boom, Competition Increases

Relatively flat, close to downtown, and sunny, the Mission is a particularly attractive corner of San Francisco for cyclists, and an increasingly rich mix of bike shops competes for the neighborhood’s ever-growing numbers of cyclists. While...