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Philadelphia Inquirer Features Retro Roadmap Photos! [Mod Betty in The News!]

Philadelphia Inquirer Features Retro Roadmap Photos! [Mod Betty in The News!]

Well this is nice to wake up to! The Sunday Philadelphia Inquirer giving a shout out to Retro Roadmap, and using one of my photos of Weber’s Drive In in Pennsauken in the Sunday Papers! Here’s the online version with more photos and links – thanks to Inga Saffron for reminding everyone of this roadside gem! […]

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Mod Betty to Speak at PA Statewide Conference on Heritage!

Mod Betty to Speak at PA Statewide Conference on Heritage!

Hey gang! Just wanted to share some thrilling news that Mod Betty has been invited to speak at the upcoming Pennsylvania Statewide Conference on Heritage! Thanks to YOU readers and supporters of our successful Retro Roadmap Video Series Kickstarter Campaign, Preservation Pennsylvania has asked me to discuss my experiences with crowdsourcing in the session “A Drop […]

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Our First International Podcast Interview – Cocktail Nation w/ Koop Kooper!

Our First International Podcast Interview – Cocktail Nation w/ Koop Kooper!

Mod Betty is thrilled to have her first International Podcast Appearance on Koop Kooper’s Cocktail Nation – streaming from that swanky city of Sydney Australia! Click here to her discuss the Vintage Tiki Weekend in Wildwood, Retro Roadmap and more! 

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Mod Betty Quoted to Help #SaveNYC [Every Little Bit Helps!]

Mod Betty Quoted to Help #SaveNYC [Every Little Bit Helps!]

Mod Betty knows the importance of fighting the good fight and helping to save Authentic Vintage Businesses everywhere, so she was thrilled when asked to chime in on the newly created and rapidly growing #SaveNYC campaign. AMNewYork contacted Mod B, who, while not a NYC resident, still has strong feelings for the city, and how […]

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Retro Roadmap in The News – Huffington Post, Philly.com, The Simple Things & More!

Retro Roadmap in The News – Huffington Post, Philly.com, The Simple Things & More!

Dear readers – I hope you know that Mod B isn’t the “showy-offy” type – but in the interest of the Retro Roadmap Legacy I wanted to make sure I highlighted some of the unexpected reviews, writeups and shoutouts that Retro Roadmap has gotten in the past few months. I’ve compiled it into 1 post, […]

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Hemmings Motor News Digs Retro Roadmap!

Hemmings Motor News Digs Retro Roadmap!

Well this is a nice surprise! I just got a tip that Retro Roadmap is being featured on Page 16 of the Jan 2015 issue of Hemmings Motor News. Sweet vintage cars on the front – this is a keeper! I’m liking the part when they say (about my video appearances) “Lennon does a great […]

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Retro Roadmap in the Boston Globe Sunday Travel Section – Mass Native Mod Betty is Thrilled!

Retro Roadmap in the Boston Globe Sunday Travel Section – Mass Native Mod Betty is Thrilled!

This was quite a nice surprise to wake up to,my big beaming mug in the actual Boston Sunday Globe travel section! I only got to see the online version, but Retro Roadsis sent me the photo from their copy of the paper! Hope the Roadkids are proud of their “Auntique Beth” and that my dad […]

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Retro Roadmap Featured in Betty Magazine – UK !

I’ve always thought of Retro Roadmap as a great resource for international travelers to learn about the real, authentic America they want to experience when they visit the US, and my pals at online magazine Betty, published in the UK seem to agree. They contacted me,  – USA’s own Mod Betty – to share with […]

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Retro Roadmap (and Mod Betty) Featured in Treasures Magazine – Oh Boy!

Retro Roadmap (and Mod Betty) Featured in Treasures Magazine – Oh Boy!

My mother recently subscribed me to some magazines without letting me know. So I thought that I was just looking through one of her gifts last night, when who should stare back at me from page 10, but ME! (Thanks to photographer Laura Keen for this fun shot!)

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A Shout Out From Uncle Atom!

I met internet pal Uncle Atom at the Old Sledworks in Duncannon PA, where I was so excited to talk with him about his aqua and white 1962 Shasta Airflyte camper and the great vintage travel decals he put on it:

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My Retro Roadmap Radio Interview Makes Front Page News at Vintage Allies Variety Broadcasting!

My Retro Roadmap Radio Interview Makes Front Page News at Vintage Allies Variety Broadcasting!

Oh boy – my online radio interview has made the front page at Vintage Allies Variety Broadcasting! click here to read and listen!

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PJ Pastry Shop Dedham MA – A Friends of Eddie Coyle Shot Brings Back Fond Memories!

Over the summer I had great fun sharing some Boston area locations from the 1970’s move The Friends Eddie Coyle (here’s a link to my original post “1970?s Boston Movie Fun – Name That Location! The Friends of Eddie Coyle”.) Well I wasn’t the only one who had fond memories of the locations this movie […]

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Retro Roadmap Gets Vintage Pinup Magazine Spread Feature!

While just a wee bit racier than our normal Retro Roadmap fare, I just had to share the fact that Vintage and Pinup Culture Magazine has a great multi-page article and photo spread all about RetroRoadmap.com! (No need to fear, I am not one of the vintage style pin-up or burlesque models in the magazine, […]

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Article on Hirsch’s Market Closing Features Retro Roadmap Photos

Thanks to some local folks I was hepped to the fact that our local paper The Phoenix used some of my photos (with my permission) of Freda Hirsch and her store to illustrate their article on the closing of Hirsch’s Market after 59 years. Glad I could help them out, but wish her store wasn’t […]

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Retro Roadmap on The Radio Thursday July 1 – Turn it Up!

I’m very excited to have the opportunity to promote my Retro Roadmap Vintage Diners of Southern New Jersey photo exhibit on the radio! Tune into radio station WCHE at 8:15am EST tomorrow Thursday July 1, to hear me chat about my vintage New Jersey diner photo exhibit, Retro Roadmap worthy sites, and a whole lot […]

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Retro Roadmap Diner Photo Exhibit in Wildwood, NJ July 2010

For Immediate Release: Retro Roadmap Photographer Exhibits in Wildwood, NJ Beth Lennon, owner of RetroRoadmap.com, will have her photos of vintage New Jersey diners on exhibit throughout the month of July at The Doo Wop Experience in Wildwood, NJ. June 28, 2010 – Beth Lennon of Phoenixville, PA is proud to announce that a selection […]

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Retro Roadmap Readers Reward – Discount Show Tix – ends Jan 3!

Just a quick holiday reminder that because you’re such a loyal reader of Retro Roadmap, you get a great discount on tickets to an off Broadway musical! I think these would make a perfect gift- who could resist a night in the big city and a show! Memories are made from events like this, not […]

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Retro Roadmap Receives Award, Pays It Forward

Thank you Fuzzie Lizze of The Vintage Traveler for bestowing upon Retro Roadmap the Kreative Blogger Award! Having only joined the blog-o-sphere a few short months ago, I’m touched that you included me in your list of top 7 blogs. Not sure what the history is on this award, but nice to be able to […]

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Retro Roadmap on Caribbean Motel Front Page!

Check out the swanky graphic the Caribbean has on their front page, featuring the Retro Roadmap write up of our Fab Vintage Vacation! Wish that was my car! Thanks for the fun stay and the shout out, Caribbean Motel folks!

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Retro Roadmap Featured on Festival Of Postcards

I’m working like a busy bee through all of the great Mass places I’ve been (and way too many photos I took!) but I wanted to give a quick mention to the nice folks at A Festival Of Postcards, for including Retro Roadmap in their latest edition. There I am alongside “contributors from over 30 […]

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