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MadLab Theatre Lights Up Building

Anne Evans Anne Evans MadLab Theatre Lights Up Building

MadLab Theatre moved into their new building at 227 N. Third Street in 2010 and tonight the building got new signage. MadLab lights up the east side of the building in bright white light and black lettering. They are still looking for donations with their Raise the Roof campaign, which has raised $58,000 of the […]


Local Businesses Turning to Craftsman Matt Bowman to Make Ideas Realities

Anne Evans Anne Evans Local Businesses Turning to Craftsman Matt Bowman to Make Ideas Realities

When Josh and Niki Quinn moved Tigertree into its new home at 787 North High Street, they knew they wanted a beautiful hanging sign to display outside the store. “We knew exactly what we wanted,” said Josh. They worked with Matt Bowman at Columbus Laser & CNC – the internal production wing of The Columbus […]


CCAD Adds New “Design” Sign to Campus

Walker Evans Walker Evans

(Photo by Denny Griffith) The Columbus College of Art and Design is fairly well known for their giant “Art” sign that stands over the center of campus as a giant landmark for the school. On Saturday, they added another visual landmark with a 30-foot tall “Design” sign on their newly renovated Design Studios on Broad […]


Neon Signs: Documenting History in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans

What do Wonder Bread, The Rice Bowl, The Peanut Shoppe, and The North Market have in Common? Give up? They’ve all got large, memorable, historic neon signs on their buildings. Perhaps you’ve noticed a few of these around town, but other neon signs often get overlooked by most passersby. Not by Paul DaSilva, though. He’s […]


Moyer for State Board of Ed. signs available


Hello all. I met many of you a couple months ago at Gresso’s. Thank you for your signatures. I am now on the ballot and have yard signs to distribute. If you are willing to take a Moyer for Better Schools sign, please email me your address, and I’ll drop one off (particularly if you […]


Obama signs are hot property in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Dispatch wrote Obama signs are hot property Saturday, September 20, 2008 By Kathy Lynn Gray Maybe Vaseline laced with hot-pepper juice? That’s the concoction Becky Armstrong of Upper Arlington is thinking of spreading on her Barack Obama campaign sign now that thieves have stolen five others from her yard. Sometime after dark on Thursday, […]


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