January 18, 2019
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Vermont Legend “Arlo Mudgett” Joins Staff

CHESTER, VT – He’s a character, both figuratively and literally, and now Arlo Mudgett has joined RIDE-CT & RIDE-NewEngland as a contributing writer and columnist. His real name is Bob Furman and he’s a longtime radio personality and newspaper columnist in southern Vermont using the Arlo Mudgett moniker. He also just …

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If You Had Asked Me…

Is it really May already? The start of another month means one thing. It’s time for  fresh edition of “If You Had Asked Me, I Would Have Told You…” It’s kind of a catch-all column for news items and press releases that accumulate over the month infused with a dollop …

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Motorcycle Thefts Up In 2015

DES PLAINES, IL – After a nine-year decline, motorcycle thefts rose in the United States in 2015 with a total of 45,555 bikes reported stolen. That’s a six percent increase from the 42,856 stolen in 2014. Thieves preferred Japanese models and Honda was the brand most stolen, according to a …

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Harley-Davidson’s New Roadster

MILWAUKEE – Harley-Davidson brought out a new model for 2016 today; a version of the Sportster called the Roadster. It’s part of Harley-Davidson’s “Dark Custom” lineup and is available in “Vivid Black with a charcoal denim pinstripe; Black Denim with a red pinstripe; Velocity Red Sunglo with a red pinstripe; and …

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Ted Nugent To Headline Laconia

  LACONIA, NH – “Motor City Madman” Ted Nugent will headline the first-ever LaconiaFest Motorcycle Music Festival, which will run June 11-19 in conjunction with 93rd annual Laconia Motorcycle Week. LaconiaFest will feature two stages and nine acres of attractions at the Weirs Beach Drive-In on Route 3. The event is …

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