Monthly Archive: November 2011

Massachusetts Mulls Repeal of Helmet Law

Massachusetts lawmakers, just like those in Michigan, are weighing changes to the state’s motorcycle laws, including bills designed to change the current requirement that riders wear helmets. In Massachusetts, current law requires all riders...

Why You Need More Than Just Basic Motorcycle Insurance Coverage

Anyone who rides a motorcycle, or for that matter, any motorized vehicle on public streets, needs insurance. It’s required by law almost everywhere, but beyond the purely legal reasons to carry insurance,  you’ll need...

Escaping From the Woods – Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry Into the Value of Work

You want to buy your favorite motorcyclist an awesome holiday gift to get them through the long, cold, lonely winter? How about a little reading material? Shop Class as Soulcraft became an instant best-seller...

When You Just Can't Put Them Up – Ice Racing On Track In Escanaba

A new ice racing track in Escanaba Township, Michigan, will open for action sometime this winter – at least according to one of the project developers. Local officials might toss a wrench into the...