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Uptown August 09 2012

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2 August 9, 2012 UPTOWN contents www.uptownmag.com Cycling in rush hour traffic cover /4-5 Get on your bikes and ride! Increasingly, it seems Winnipeggers are doing just All three items must be within one brand. Select brands. Third item (free) must be equal or lesser value. Regular size and regular priced items only. Excludes travel items & litres. Limited time offer. www.chatters.ca Empress Street Crossroads Kenaston Polo Park Mall 772-4247 663-7908 487-7807 786-8514 that: a recent count found the number of commuter cyclists is way up—a news- worthy development in a city that once seemed actively hostile to the idea (even now, bike riders and car drivers are still working out that whole "share the road" thing).What's behind the dramatic spike in ridership? From newroutes to new services (free valet parking, anyone?), Uptown's Marlo Campbell takes a look at the cycling-related developments that are making pedal-powered transportation an appealing option for a growing number of 'Peg city residents. Cover photo by Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press Archive Folklorama photo by Trevor Hagan / Winnipeg Free Press Archive Viewpoints Slurpees and Murder..................6 Science Matters............................6 Listings What's Up.................................. 7-8 Food&Drink The Brew Master .........................9 No-Bull Veganism...................... 10 Quick Shots................................. 10 Arts&Culture ArtBurn..........................................11 Paper Trails ...................................11 Movies Movie listings..............................12 Total Recall...................................12 Beyond the Black Rainbow ......13 Main Menu..................................13 Diversions Gaming Guide.............................14 Love Bites......................................14 Classifieds ....................................15 www.alloneword.ca ..................15 Crossword....................................15 Haiku Horoscopes ......................15 Visit Uptownmag.com for more columns, blogs, inter- views, movie and CD reviews! 1355 Mountain Ave. Wpg,MB, R2X 3B6 August 9, 2012 Issue 679 Live Music at the Presents Come and tango with: La Milonga Fri., Aug. 10, 7 p.m. 237 McDERMOT AVE. | 204-943-0682 | wfpnewscafe@gmail.com (204) 697-7009 Fax Phone www.facebook.com/uptownmag Talk back to us: www.uptownmag.com Facebook (204) 953-4305 Web feedback@uptownmag.com Follow us on michelle.pereira@canstarnews.com Managing Editor Publisher&Sales Manager Michelle Pereira/204-697-7044 john.kendle@uptownmag.com Staff Writer John Kendle/204-697-7093 marlo.campbell@uptownmag.com Music Editor Marlo Campbell/204-697-7058 jen.zoratti@uptownmag.com What's Up Jen Zoratti/204-697-7059 Karl Thomsen/204-697-7053 production@uptownmag.com whatsup@uptownmag.com Art Director nicholas.luchak@canstarnews.com Nick Luchak/204-697-7205 Webmaster Howard, Steven Leyden Cochrane, Ben MacPhee-Sigurdson, Anthony Augustine, Jonathan Ball, Nicholas Friesen, James Hope Contributors: Amanda Stefaniuk, Mel Stefaniuk, IsaacWurmann Quentin Mills-Fenn, Brian Paquin, Sasha, John Scoles, 17,000. Annual subscription (in Cdn. funds): $75 (+GST). Send cheque or money order payable to Uptown Magazine. The opinions expressed in this magazine are strictly those of the writers and not necessarily those of Uptown Magazine. The contents of this publication may not be reproduced in part or in whole without the expressed, written consent of the publisher. and is available free of charge every Thursday at nearly 300 locations. Total circulation is Return undeliverable Canadian addresses to Canstar Community News at 1355 Mountain Ave., Wpg, Man., R2X 3B6 Agreement No. 40034410 Publications Mail Uptown Magazine, Winnipeg's weekly source for arts and entertainment, is published 52 times a year by Canstar Community News , 090812-238920-EP 090812-236017DW Phill Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press Archive

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