News & Advocacy

SCA Weekly News Review: 8/26-9/2/18

SCA Weekly News Review: 8/26-9/2/18

SCA president Michael Hirsch curates this week’s news review.
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SCA Weekly News Review: 8/19-8/26/18

SCA Weekly News Review: 8/19-8/26/18

This week SCA board member Emily Taggart curates a cool set of roadside-related news stories, traveling from Spenard Alaska to Miami Florida, and then across the pond chasing a remarkable ghost.
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SCA Weekly News Review: 8/13-8/19/18

SCA Weekly News Review: 8/13-8/19/18

This week SCA Co-VP Jeremy Ebersole shares very exciting news from the Cincinnati hotel that hosted our 40th Anniversary conference, an ode to the beauty of gas stations, analysis of recent efforts to connect Millennials with Route 66, the redevelopment of an iconic LA theater, and more.
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SCA Weekly News Review: 8/6-8/12/18

SCA Weekly News Review: 8/6-8/12/18

Edited by SCA board member Raina Regan, in this week’s post we tour the Cadillac Ranch, the reopened airplane filling station, landmark signs as suggested by the readers of Atlas Obscura and more.
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Sam’s Park & Shop

Sam’s Park & Shop

Many people are perplexed as to why Sam’s Park & Shop in Cleveland Park is a historical landmark. While it may look like an ordinary strip mall, the Park & Shop was one of the first examples of retail architecture designed around the automobile.
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SCA@Blobfest: A Recap of Our 2018 Event

SCA@Blobfest: A Recap of Our 2018 Event

By Jeremy Ebersol –Another meandering, gut-busting, kitsch-filled SCA mini-conference wrapped up last month as members and friends gathered for “SCA at Blobfest” from July 13-15.
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SCA Weekly News Review: 7/29-8/5/18

SCA Weekly News Review: 7/29-8/5/18

A bright future for Kansas’ old neon signs. Surviving kicks on Route 66. Tail o’the Pup has a new owner. Rock Church buys strip club. And a Wisconsin Dells preview.
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Roadside Roundup | July 2018

Roadside Roundup | July 2018

Roadside Roundup, the SCA’s quarterly e-newsletter, highlight stories of interest from around the web. This issue’s feature story is about Eddie's Service Center in Oakley, Kansas. Send your tips to enews@sca-roadside.org.
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Roadside Roundup | April 2018

Roadside Roundup | April 2018

In each issue of Roadside Roundup, the SCA’s quarterly e-newsletter, we highlight stories of interest from around the web. Send your tips to enews@sca-roadside.org.
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SCA Q&A with Corri Jimenez of Mid-Century Modern Reno

SCA Q&A with Corri Jimenez of Mid-Century Modern Reno

A Colorado based developer has come to Reno and purchased numerous motels for the sole purpose of clearing the land for a future development known as The Fountain District. Reno’s wonderful collection of mid-century motels is now threatened with extinction. Learn how you can help “Keep Reno Neon.”
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