News & Advocacy

SCA Weekly News Review: June 16, 2019

SCA Weekly News Review: June 16, 2019

After time off for the SCA Conference, the Weekly News Review returns with five stories to start you off on another great roadside summer.
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SCA Weekly News Review: June 2, 2019

SCA Weekly News Review: June 2, 2019

It’s conference week and we’re heading for The Dells. Here are a few news items to read on the way.
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SCA Weekly News: May 26, 2019

SCA Weekly News: May 26, 2019

A reminder to get out and enjoy your roadside heritage America, in all its naked and ephemeral glory!
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SCA Weekly News: May 19, 2019

SCA Weekly News: May 19, 2019

For the love of neon! And fast food. And fast-disappearing roadside treasures.
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Albany 30th Anniversary Pop-Up Tour

Albany 30th Anniversary Pop-Up Tour

On May 18, 2019, the Society for Commercial Archeology hosted a pop-up event in Albany, New York. We retraced (more or less) our 1989 tour. Using the original program as our guide, we hopped in our cars, connected via cell phone, and saw what was still there, what had changed and what has disappeared ... adding a few new finds – and
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SCA Weekly News: May 12, 2019

SCA Weekly News: May 12, 2019

Raina Regan gives us this week’s news rundown.
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1120 Central Avenue

1120 Central Avenue

Sunset Bowling Alley
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SCA Weekly News: 5/5/19

SCA Weekly News: 5/5/19

Adaptive reuse, cafe revivals and a neon boneyard are among the news items that captured Michael Hirsch's attention this week.
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SCA Weekly News: 4/28/19

SCA Weekly News: 4/28/19

Even the most creative potato fanatic would have a hard time imagining one that is large enough to sleep in. Not our Emily. Join her for this and four other roadside stories of the week.
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SCA Weekly News: Apr 21, 2019

SCA Weekly News: Apr 21, 2019

Past the golden arches, past the neon lights, past the roadside cottages, to an ancient site. In this week’s news review, Jeremy trips us back 2,000 years.
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