Signs of Lynn

In a City Hall Stairwell

Your LynnHappens editor truly has no idea who is behind these signs popping up everywhere, or if this is even connected to the others. It’s a different font, and not really the same style. This one honors the late Richard Viger.

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…