Latest American Motorcyclist Association Stories

2014-06-25 16:20:54

PICKERINGTON, Ohio, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Motorcyclist Association encourages motorists, motorcyclists, bicyclists and pedestrians to put away their phones while using the nation's roadways during National Cell Phone Courtesy Month in July. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140625/121641 National Cell Phone Courtesy Month is an event founded by etiquette expert Jacqueline Whitmore to encourage cell phone users to be more respectful of their...

2014-05-13 16:21:15

PICKERINGTON, Ohio, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Motorcyclist Association launched a national petition drive on May 12 aimed at ending the law-enforcement practice of setting up checkpoints that target only motorcyclists. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140513/87208 The AMA began tracking federally funded motorcycle-only checkpoints when they first appeared in New York state in 2007. Since then, more than $500,000 in federal funds has been spent on...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.