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Is an Old Bike Worth Fixing?

Is an Old Bike Worth Fixing?

You’ve got an old bike in the basement and, after years of moving it around folding tables, the dehumidifier and all those boxes of family photos, high school yearbooks and Christmas decorations, y…
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You see more than you see

You see more than you see

Imagination is dwelling on something longer than it takes to inventory it. You see bent grass in a clearing. You dwell on the angle. You imagine deer must have passed that way, maybe 15 minutes befo…
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The Best Secret in Peoria

The Best Secret in Peoria

When I was a young pup, I dreamed of racing European one-day classic events. And even though I lived in Peoria, I had many courses--all of them practically in my back yard--that I imagined were simi…
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Seven Stores, One Address

Seven Stores, One Address

What you see when you walk into Bushwhacker depends on what you do outside and which door you walk through.It’s a clothing store. You bet, especially during the cold weather. Patagonia, North Face,…
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