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Homeless man beaten with skateboard in unprovoked attack dies – Los Angeles Times

Friday, September 22, 2017

A sleeping homeless man who was beaten with a skateboard in what witnesses described as an unprovoked attack in North Park over the weekend has died, San Diego police said Thursday. The victim, identified as 55-year-old Arthur Angulo of San Diego, had been hospitalized since Saturday after he was found about 4:30 a.m. in an alley off El Cajon Boulevard near Idaho Street, San Diego police homicide Lt. Todd Griffin…

Homeless Man Brutally Beaten With Skateboard Has Died: SDPD – NBC 7 San Diego

Friday, September 22, 2017

Police are investigating the violent killing of a homeless man who was brutally beaten with a skateboard in North Park and died from his injuries Thursday. Arthur Angulo, 55, of San Diego was sleeping in an alleyway last Saturday, when he was approached by a man carrying a skateboard. Without warning, the stranger began smashing the skateboard over the victim’s head multiple times. A married couple who lives near the…

Cumberland introduces after-school skateboard program – My Comox Valley Now

Friday, September 22, 2017

The Village of Cumberland is introducing a new after-school skateboarding program for young students. The Village is teaming up with the Cumberland Community School Society (CCSS) and the Get on Board Youth Society for the project. The program will run on Tuesdays throughout the month of October after school. It will teach kids not only how to skateboard, but proper skate-park etiquette and maintenance. The Village unveiled its new…

Homeless man dies after being beaten with skateboard … – fox5sandiego.com

Thursday, September 21, 2017

SAN DIEGO — A 55-year-old homeless man who suffered severe head injuries when he was beaten with a skateboard in North Park died Thursday after he was taken off life support, police said. Arthur Angulo of San Diego was sleeping about 4:30 a.m. Saturday in an alley in the 2800 block of El Cajon Boulevard when he was assaulted without apparent motive, sustaining “visible signs of major trauma to his…

Homeless man dies after being beaten with skateboard – fox5sandiego.com

Thursday, September 21, 2017

SAN DIEGO — A 55-year-old homeless man who suffered severe head injuries when he was beaten with a skateboard in North Park died Thursday after he was taken off life support, police said. Arthur Angulo of San Diego was sleeping about 4:30 a.m. Saturday in an alley in the 2800 block of El Cajon Boulevard when he was assaulted without apparent motive, sustaining “visible signs of major trauma to his…

Homeless man beaten with skateboard in North Park has died – The San Diego Union-Tribune

Thursday, September 21, 2017

A sleeping homeless man who was beaten with a skateboard in what witnesses described as an unprovoked attack in North Park over the weekend has died, San Diego police said Thursday. The victim, identified as 55-year-old Arthur Angulo of San Diego, had been hospitalized since Saturday after he was found about 4:30 a.m. in an alley off El Cajon Boulevard near Idaho Street with serious head trauma, San Diego police…

Rock n’ rolling with Morro Bay skateboarding legend Jack Smith – The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Just as skateboarding is deeply rooted in California culture, Jack Smith is equally rooted in Morro Bay. Smith, 60, the skateboarding legend from the sport’s “Golden Era” of the 1970s and most recently, publisher and curator, first stepped foot on a skateboard in 1964 — the year the city was founded. He has skateboarded across the country four times since 1976, most recently in 2013. I remember when I first…

Skateboard contest aims to help fund night lighting for San Clemente’s Ralphs Skate Court – OCRegister

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Will Bogusiewicz jumps to grind a rail during the 17th annual San Clemente Open in San Clemente on Saturday, September 16, 2017. (Photo by Matt Masin, Orange County Register, SCNG) Soren Cappadocia does a grab trick during the 17th annual San Clemente Open in San Clemente on Saturday, September 16, 2017. (Photo by Matt Masin, Orange County Register, SCNG) Alex Barela grinds during the 17th annual San Clemente Open in…

Teen flown to hospital after skateboard accident – Camp Verde Bugle

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

COTTONWOOD – A 17-year-old boy was flown to Flagstaff Medical Center Tuesday morning after falling off a skateboard in the 4500 block of Mustang Drive in Verde Village. Around 11:15 a.m., the Verde Valley Fire District responded to a call regarding a head injury. Arriving crews found the disoriented teenager in the middle of the street, according to a news release from VVFD. His head injury was the result…

Skateboard contest aims to help fund night lighting for San … – OCRegister

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Will Bogusiewicz jumps to grind a rail during the 17th annual San Clemente Open in San Clemente on Saturday, September 16, 2017. (Photo by Matt Masin, Orange County Register, SCNG) Soren Cappadocia does a grab trick during the 17th annual San Clemente Open in San Clemente on Saturday, September 16, 2017. (Photo by Matt Masin, Orange County Register, SCNG) Alex Barela grinds during the 17th annual San Clemente Open in…

Skateboard contest aims to help fund night lighting for San Clemente’s Ralphs Skate Court – OCRegister

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Will Bogusiewicz jumps to grind a rail during the 17th annual San Clemente Open in San Clemente on Saturday, September 16, 2017. (Photo by Matt Masin, Orange County Register, SCNG) Soren Cappadocia does a grab trick during the 17th annual San Clemente Open in San Clemente on Saturday, September 16, 2017. (Photo by Matt Masin, Orange County Register, SCNG) Alex Barela grinds during the 17th annual San Clemente Open in…

Man killed after being hit by SUV while on a skateboard in … – KFSN-TV

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

A man is dead after being hit by an SUV in Southwest Fresno. It happened shortly after 7:30 Tuesday morning on Golden State near C Street. Officials said the 25-year-old man rode on a skateboard through Golden State when the SUV struck him. The victim died at the scene, while the driver suffered minor injuries. Police said the driver had the right of way during the collision. The off-ramp was…

Man killed after being hit by SUV while on a skateboard in Southwest Fresno – KFSN-TV

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

A man is dead after being hit by an SUV in Southwest Fresno. It happened shortly after 7:30 Tuesday morning on Golden State near C Street. Officials said the 25-year-old man rode on a skateboard through Golden State when the SUV struck him. The victim died at the scene, while the driver suffered minor injuries. Police said the driver had the right of way during the collision. The off-ramp was…

His stolen skateboard had 21 years of memories. His heartfelt poster touched an icon – Miami Herald

Monday, September 18, 2017

What happened to T.J. Roe when the story of his stolen skateboard went viral on Reddit became more than a pipe dream when a man named Tony Hawk stepped in. The story of the stolen Powell Ripper skateboard has such an unexpected twist that some people on Reddit — where it went viral with more than 20,000 comments — don’t believe it. Here’s what happened, as reported by the Lincoln…

Mellow makes almost any skateboard electric – The Verge

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Electric skateboards are still fairly novel in the grand scheme of “ways to get around,” but for an inherently exciting idea, they’ve gotten awfully boring pretty quick. Boosted still makes the best one, and only a few competitors truly pressure that status. Meanwhile, a China-fueled race to the bottom has flooded the market with boards so full of compromise that many aren’t worth their more palatable $100 to $500 price…

Lincoln man loses skateboard, writes letter to thief, dominates Reddit, hears from Tony Hawk and reunites with old … – Lincoln Journal Star

Friday, September 15, 2017

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Teen on skateboard hit by car crossing Kenmore Avenue in Bel Air – Baltimore Sun

Thursday, September 14, 2017

A teenager on a skateboard was hit by a car Thursday afternoon as he tried to cross Kenmore Avenue as Bel Air High students were dismissed for the day, Bel Air Police said. The 16-year-old was with several Bel Air High students when, at 2:05 p.m., he rode into the street between two vehicles stopped on Kenmore Avenue in the line to pick up students, Bel Air Police Sgt. Robert…

Badge, gun, holster, skateboard … meet Canada’s first skateboarding cop – The Guardian

Thursday, September 14, 2017

When Thierry Hinse-Fillion arrived at a skatepark on the outskirts of Montreal for his first day in his new position, he was greeted with stares. Some – taking note of his uniform and patrol car – wondered if he was there to arrest someone. Others watched as the 32-year-old police officer opened the boot of his car and pulled out a skateboard. “There was just this silence,” said Hinse-Fillion. “It…

Badge, gun, holster, skateboard … meet Canada’s first skateboarding cop – The Guardian

Thursday, September 14, 2017

When Thierry Hinse-Fillion arrived at a skatepark on the outskirts of Montreal for his first day in his new position, he was greeted with stares. Some – taking note of his uniform and patrol car – wondered if he was there to arrest someone. Others watched as the 32-year-old police officer opened the boot of his car and pulled out a skateboard. “There was just this silence,” said Hinse-Fillion. “It…

Badge, gun, holster, skateboard … meet Canada’s first skateboarding cop – The Guardian

Thursday, September 14, 2017

When Thierry Hinse-Fillion arrived at a skatepark on the outskirts of Montreal for his first day in his new position, he was greeted with stares. Some – taking note of his uniform and patrol car – wondered if he was there to arrest someone. Others watched as the 32-year-old police officer opened the boot of his car and pulled out a skateboard. “There was just this silence,” said Hinse-Fillion. “It…