By Mary Dunbar at HBC In the midst of pandemic, bicycling is more popular than ever in the Heights. Families enjoy rides on residential streets and sidewalks and on park trails.  Commuting to work by bicycle allows people to keep a distance. Recreational rides are a great way to get out of the house. How…

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Sunday, September 8 8:30-11 a.m. Meet at Bexley Park 1630 Wrenford Road, South Euclid We’ve rescheduled to September 8! Join us for a family-friendly bike ride through the four communities we represent: South Euclid, Shaker Heights, Cleveland Heights and University Heights! Gather at 8:30 at Bexley Park and we’ll head out at 9. We will ride…

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Although the Emancipation Proclamation was issued on January 1, 1863, it took 2 ½ years before word reached Texas and the Confederate south to announce the end of the Civil War and the end of slavery.  Therefore, slavery continued until Major General Gordon Granger arrived in Galveston, TX to read General Order #3 announcing that…

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Updated on May 8 with Ride of Silence and Bike to Work Day details. It’s May, and that means we have a month full of biking-related activities in and around the Heights. From Bike the Heights Weekend May 3-5, to Bike to Work Week May 13-17, the Ride of Silence on May 15 and more,…

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All residents in Heights communities are welcome to come to this year’s Heights Bicycle Coalition (HBC) annual meeting, which will be at the Shaker Historical Society (16740 S Park Blvd.) in Shaker Heights. After a short business meeting to elect new directors and present a financial report, HBC president Steve Reinhardt and board members will…

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