Suspect Arrested in Mike Wang Hit and Run

A terrifically important development for us here at the Beat. We’ve been on this story since the unfortunate day last summer, and have received several kind and thoughtful notes from Mike’s family and friends.

Nearly one year after bicyclist Michael Wang was killed by a hit-and-run driver as he rode home from work, Seattle […]

An Evening to Remember Mike Wang – October 18th Tribute

An Evening to Remember Mike Wang Palace Ballroom Seattle, WA

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Please join us for an evening to remember our colleague, friend, and fellow cyclist: Mike Wang.  We lost Mike on July 28, 2011, when he was struck and killed by a vehicle while riding his bicycle home from work that day.

Mike was […]

Safe Streets Social – Slow ride to honor the fallen and support each other (9/24)

From our friends at the Seattle Bike Blog — the memorial rally is set for this Saturday.

Date: September 24 Time: Meet at 3, ride at 4 Place: South Lake Union Park (Moving Planet will be wrapping up) Route: We will ride to the memorials created for Mike Wang, Brian Fairbrother and Robert Townsend.

The […]

Lake Union Beat to devote entire next print issue to bike accident victims

Call for Submissions!

Mike Wang, Brian Fairbrother, Robert Townsend. The deaths of these three men might be the catalyst for some real change in our city towards better bicycle and traffic safety, We’d like to honor them with a special print edition and we need your help! Do you have an anecdote, memory, story? to […]

Editor’s Note Regarding the Hit and Run Death of Mike Wang

Much of the purpose of a community newspaper is community support, and since we were very saddened by the news of the death of a beloved local figure last week in a bicycle accident, we’ve decided to print the following letter to us in its entirety.

 Dear Editor,

I was referred to Lake Union Beat by Noelle […]