(Hatfield, MA) — Hundreds of bike riders raised 60-thousand-dollars for the Food Bank of Western Mass on Sunday. Cyclists of all ages rode 10, 25, 50 or 100 miles through the scenic Pioneer Valley. The top fundraiser was Nadine Atalia, who owns the Cafe Lucia in Lenox, Mass. Atalia rode 100 miles and raised more than two-thousand dollars for the annual event called “Will Bike 4 Food.” The WHMP team and its donors raised More than $5,700.
Even the most patriotic among us can learn something from these little-known facts about Independence Day.
More than 40 million Americans are expected to hit the road for the long holiday weekend.
While a domestic road trip might appear like an affordable alternative to traveling abroad, costs can easily spiral out of control.
For hundreds of thousands of veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, symptoms can be worsened by the cracks and thunder of celebratory fireworks.