Signs of Lynn

Another one of these…

Various sayings and snippets of poetry have been popping up all over. Here’s another, spotted this evening on Lynn Shore Drive. It was a good evening to be on Lynn Shore Drive – mind the low quality camera phone shot:   Take a look at this one, posted May 5. If you spot any, please…

So long, Pepto-pink!

The commuter rail overpasses downtown are receiving a new coat of paint.   Centerboard is raising funds through kickstarter for another round of enlarged photos on this wall. The utility boxes, painted by RAW Art Works’ Good 2 Go Crew, stand out more. An earlier photo.  

Something Wonderful!

A new shop is opening near the Capitol Diner on Union Street, by Central Square. It is a sci-fi reference? Is “Something Wonderful!” the name of the shop? Will it be wonderful? Right now, we can just wonder.  

Washington Square Cinco de Mayo Apology Tree

This is likely a remnant from Saturday night’s big scavenger hunt. Google translation: “Michael, Lamentation over the hay bale. No me please forgive? I love you seriously! Donna” It’s more likely, “Sorry about the hay bale..” Is it really about a hay bale?! Sounds like my kind of scavenger hunt…  

Signs of Lynn – C.Bain Storage Warehouse Corp

  I just like this iconic building (and the signs painted on it).   and a close up… (The sun was bright – and I do like to desaturate my images)   Previous Signs of Lynn Lynn LUMBER CO. Atlantic Coast Wholesale Traditional Breads Charlie’s Seafood New Angle Glass (With flashing sign picture) Walsh’s Garage Ocean…

Signs of Lynn – Lynn LUMBER CO.

This Lynn landmark is not shy at all, if signage is any indication. But it’s not just a plain old LUMBER CO., either. I believe they are known for architectural detailing, if not more. Not having been in the market for things of the sort, maybe you can chime in below. Do you have a…

Signs of Lynn – Traditional Breads

  The iconic top of the stack at Traditional Breads is seen by commuters every day, but never like this (unless they’re not watching where they’re going.)   Previous Signs of Lynn Charlie’s Seafood New Angle Glass (With flashing sign picture) Walsh’s Garage Ocean St. Treasures Hines Ben Peralta Shoes Monte’s and You are Here Au…

Signs of Lynn – Charlie’s Seafood

  Sticking around 50 years can make a business worthy of this series, so here’s Charlie’s Seafood. How does the hat stay on the fish?   This one hour parking sign could be as old as Charlie’s. Since when has there been a 6:30pm parking zone? Why does it bleed?   Previous Signs of Lynn…