The New York Times reports pedestrians talking on cellphones have become a major cause of "pedlock" and subsequent "ped-rage."
Study: Living in the Suburbs Can Make You Sick. Apparently, it's healthier to live in dense urban areas including New York City, San Francisco and Boston. Just the latest in a series of such findings.
A jury has decided that sidewalks are a necessary safety feature, which the city of Fontana discovered the hard way.
Press release: Drive Safely Work Week Campaign Keeps Employees Safe on the Road. Press coverage from The Pasadena (TX) Citizen, Insurance Journal, the Detroit Free Press, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, South Bay (NY) News, the Cincinatti Enquirer, Augusta (VA) Free Press, and Belleville (IL) News-Democrat. No coverage in any of the major California newspapers: I checked the San Francisco Chronicle, San Jose Mercury-News, Contra-Costa Times, Sacramento Bee, Oakland Tribune, and Los Angeles Times. Time for California to treat safe driving more seriously. The state certainly has its share of dangerous driving. Ironically, instead, California this week is promoting Walk to School Week.