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Our Aunties' Best Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

Our Aunties’ Best Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

by Julianne Hing on August 10 2012, 10:30AM

Find yourself an empty gourd, a place to nap, or a frozen watermelon, and lay very, very still.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Summer

Los Fixie Riders: L.A. Latino Teens on Why They Prefer Fixed Gear Bikes Play

Los Fixie Riders: L.A. Latino Teens on Why They Prefer Fixed Gear Bikes

by Jorge Rivas on August 1 2012, 9:09AM

Taking a cue from velodrome Olympians and city bike messengers, Latino teens are tricking on bikes without gears.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Olympics, Summer

More Summer in the City! Cute Photos From Colorlines Readers

More Summer in the City! Cute Photos From Colorlines Readers

by Jorge Rivas on July 14 2011, 10:02AM

There’s too much tough news these days. So we asked you to send in shots of summer loving in our cities. Here are some of the best.

Topics: Summer