Riders get ready to go on the first Niskayuna Critical Mass Bike Ride in late July 2014. (Photo courtesy of Vicki Michela)

Monthly bike ride set for July 31

Niskayuna/Schenectady Critical Mass meets the last Friday of each month to celebrate the joy of cycling, increase visibility on the roads and encourage a more bike-friendly community. On Friday, July 31, it will gather at 5:15 p.m. in front of…