Day: March 10, 2021

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to attend Daytona Bike Week in Florida

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Biker Week Is a Sick Joke for the Unvaccinated in Florida

Phelan M. Ebenhack/APMIAMI—Over the weekend, Sean Doyle was in his backyard in Daytona Beach, Florida, when he spotted hundreds of motorcycles roaring across Seabreeze Bridge. The procession of two-wheeled iron machines signaled that the annual gathering of motorcyclists known as Daytona Beach Bike Week was in full swing. While Doyle has soaked in the biker festivities the last six years he’s lived in town, the 56-year-old New York City transplant is sitting out the 2021 edition.“I love Bike Week, but I won’t go near it this year,” Doyle told The Daily Beast. “I just think it’s going to be a superspreader event, so I am staying away.”On social media pages of local news outlets, dozens of Daytona Beach denizens like Doyle are expressing their own intentions to avoid the motorcycle parades, races, concerts, parties, and street

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Who is Jery Hewitt? New Amsterdam ‘s season 3 premiere tribute explained

‘New Amsterdam’ Writer David Schulner and Actor Tyler Labine Talk Iggy’s Storyline

Schulner and Labine discuss using the actor’s personal stories to create Iggy as a character.

New Amsterdam returned Tuesday night with its season 3 premiere, “The New Normal,” and aside from offering a moving new storyline, it also offered a tribute to one Jery Hewitt.

As the screen went black in the final minutes, Hewitt’s name popped up on the screen. “In memory of Jery Hewitt and the lives we lost in 2020,” the title card read.

Hewitt, for those who didn’t recognize the name popping up on their screens Monday, was a stunt coordinator who worked in film and television. He worked on 14 movies from the Coen Brothers, including The Big Lebowski and No Country for Old Men. On TV, he worked on every episode of the original Law & Order and 22 seasons of

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State Automobile Theft And Chase, FHP Says

Car & Automotive,automotive industry,Car & Mechanical,Car & Classic,motorcycleTransport infrastructure consists of the mounted installations, together with roads , railways , airways , waterways , canals and pipelines and terminals reminiscent of airports , railway stations , bus stations , warehouses , trucking terminals, refueling depots (together with fueling docks and fuel stations ) and seaports Terminals could also be used both for interchange of passengers and cargo and for maintenance. Harley-Davidson manufactures its motorcycles at factories in York, Pennsylvania ; Milwaukee, Wisconsin ; Kansas Metropolis, Missouri (closing); Manaus, Brazil ; and Bawal, India Construction of a new plant in Thailand started in late 2018. 6 The company markets its merchandise worldwide, and likewise licenses and markets merchandise below the Harley-Davidson model, amongst them apparel, home decor and ornaments, accessories, toys, scale fashions of its motorcycles, and video video games based on its motorcycle line and the neighborhood.

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Hurting Daytona Beach businesses glad to see thousands gather for Bike Week

About 300,000 people are expected in Florida this week for Daytona Beach’s “Bike Week” motorcycle rally — and local businesses, hurting during the COVID-19 pandemic, are glad to see visitors flooding in, despite potential for a surge in cases.

Bike Week lasts from March 5 to March 14. The event is estimated to generate $75 million for Daytona Beach, according to the city’s Chamber of Commerce, though events are now spread across north and central Florida.

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Most years, about 400,000 to 500,000 people attend, but this year a “reasonable estimate would be around 300,000 +,” Janet Kersey, executive vice president and chief operating officer at Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce, told ABC News via email Monday.

PHOTO: People gather in Daytona Beach, Fla., for the 'Bike Week' motorcycle rally. (Donnie Urick/Facebook)

PHOTO: People gather in Daytona Beach, Fla., for the ‘Bike Week’ motorcycle rally. (Donnie Urick/Facebook)

PHOTO: Bikers filled Main Street in Daytona Beach, Fla., March 8, 2021.<p>Img 9332 (David Tucker/News-Journal via Imagn Content Services, LLC)
PHOTO: Bikers filled Main Street in
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