An Illuminating Look at Chicago’s Neon Signs
Jun05

An Illuminating Look at Chicago’s Neon Signs

If you walk east on Jackson Street in the West Loop toward Union Station, it’s hard to miss the red glow emanating from Lou Mitchell’s Restaurant. The color of the cursive lettering seems to emit a warm light. It’s an old school neon sign, made out of porcelain. And when the sign needs to be fixed, there’s only one man to call: Tom Brickler. The owner of the Neon Shop Fishtail at 2247 North Western Avenue, Brickler has been selling...

Read More