Tennessee Valley Bicycles Moves to a New Downtown Home

  As downtown businesses go in our current era, Tennessee Valley Bicycles is a long-timer. (Complete profile here) With stores, restaurants and businesses of various sorts proliferating almost faster than we can keep track, TVB has been on Magnolia – now at it’s third spot in the same building – for almost ten years. Previously […]

Tennessee Valley Bikes: Serving a Basic Urban Need with Style

One of the conversational threads that runs through many of our discussions on this website is the need to for basic necessities for downtown to complement the culinary and entertainment options which have proliferated here. With a small, though growing, downtown population, these kinds of businesses bring more risk in that visitors to downtown may […]

Urban Guy Takes a Bike Class: I Bike Knx Has It Going On

It’s been nearly a year now since I bought my bike from Kickstand Community Bike Shop. I rode pretty steadily through the summer and into the fall, but crumbled when the weather turned cold. I didn’t want to walk outside, let alone bike. By spring my tires were flat, pump lost and muscles deteriorated. A […]