Tag Archives: South Station

Commuter Rail Conundrum

Anyone that rides the commuter has a strategy for getting the seat they want.  I’m lucky in that I go end to end Worcester to Boston (and vice-versa) so the selection is usually wide open.  In this regard, I have … Continue reading

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MBTA mTicket Experience- Quick Tip for Commuters!

After a much ballyhooed debut and trial at North Station routes, the MBTA mTicket app is available to me to get from South Station to Worcester! I downloaded it last night and tried it for the first time this morning … Continue reading

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If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a thousand times….

Now I’m starting to sound like my mom.  This was one of her favorite lines when I was growing but she usually had to say 1000 times before I would listen. I don’t want to/like to bitch and moan about … Continue reading

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What Will it Cost For CarFreeBrad to Drive?

Over the past few weeks the positive bike news, moves and articles that I’ve been able to attribute to the existence of CarFreeBrad.com have been flowing like the mighty Charles River. Well it appears the tide has turned.  I saw … Continue reading

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Do you want a Party, a card……….

As the one year anniversary of my CarFree life approaches, I’ve been thinking about what I should do to commemorate the occasion.  It doesn’t seem right to have a party (although that is my default thought process) but it seems … Continue reading

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CarFree Radio- Market in Boston with Mike Hughes

This segment got going a bit late so it had to wait until today for posting.  We recorded “Bikes&Beers” at Market on Broad St in Boston last night and had a great time talking about a host of things.  Some … Continue reading

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Bunny Hopping around Boston with Hubway

One last Hubway adventure before the bikes are packed up for the winter. I had drinks with an old friend and the Boston Founding Manager of TaskRabbit, Mike Hughes on Tuesday night.  It was a great time as we met … Continue reading

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The Most Ironic Bike Theft EVER!!!

Disclaimer:  I take full responsibility for my inaptitude in this entire situation.  In no way is any other party responsible or accountable.  CarFreeBrad bares sole responsibility for his actions! That said, I think it’s clear I’m able to take responsibility … Continue reading

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Hubway “Occupy Boston” to the tune of 100,000 riders!

After a phone interview yesterday with Worcester Magazine about the NuRide (www.nuride.com)program and the future/potential for change in the “bike-friendliness” of Worcester, I saw this and have to feel good.  Every step that Boston takes toward 100% bike-friendly status, the … Continue reading

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