Des Moines-based RAYGUN is a t-shirt company that specializes in making fun of Des Moines, Iowa, the Midwest in general, and points beyond. As a Midwest non-native, I don’t feel qualified to wear any of them, but they are pretty funny and are obviously based on affection for the place.
Enjoy Your Weekend: whether you’re into the Halloween spirit or not, you’ll find something fun to do this weekend.
FLW in Oak Park: CityKin checks out some Frank Lloyd Wright homes in Oak Park, IL.
Westhope, Tulsa: another gem of a Frank Lloyd Wright house.
Cure for Urban Blight: Plant Lots of Sculpture: who’s up for a road trip to Des Moines to see some public art?
People in Glass Apartments: Steven Heller takes issue with glass-clad apartment buildings.
Retail Vision for a Church That Housed an Infamous Club: cupcakes for sale in the former Limelight? What is the world coming to?
We Love Woolwich: grassroots effort to stop the demolition of historic buildings in the town of Woolwich.