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2014-03-25 08:21:14

Custom metal plaques are aesthetic marvels built to last virtually forever, preserving history for future generations LA GRANGE, Ill., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Commemorating the people and places that make up the rich tapestry of American history is an important facet of Impact Architectural Signs' (www.impactsigns.com) work. Two recent projects, the Gaiety Theatre in Boston and Beacon Field Airport in Alexandria, Virginia, highlight the potential of metal plaques as historical...

2014-03-06 23:31:32

Recent recognition event utilizes top quality Presenta Plaque Plaque Kits. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Sharing the same credence for local, responsible stewardship as Presenta Plaque, the UNICEF chapter at VCU recently recognized a group of students for continuing their mantra of “Thinking Globally, Acting Locally.” Looking ahead, UNICEF at VCU hopes to continue growing and spreading its message. The organization wants to expand its teachUNICEF program to more schools and would...

2012-10-11 11:25:21

LA GRANGE, Ill., Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Visitors to Chicago's Halsted Street will now have the opportunity to learn about important figures in the LGBT community's history. At the Legacy Walk dedication, organizers will reveal a series of 18 bronze plaques, featuring the likenesses and biographies of important figures such as Sgt. Leonard Matlovich, Harvey Milk, Jane Addams and Dr. Alfred Kinsey. The plaques are the work of Impact Architectural Signs, a Chicago-based company that...

2012-10-04 02:24:42

CHICAGO, Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bronze bas relief plaques are now available from Impact Signs, a leading producer of bronze plaques. The artistic sculpting process has been greatly streamlined due to an in-house sculptor, which is a key advantage for creating realistic portraits within a quick timeframe. The manufacturing process also uses state-of-the-art technology to produce bas relief plaques of the highest quality. Bas Relief Overview Bas Relief plaques are primarily used to...

2012-06-21 14:21:39

TAMPA, Fla., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- When looking to preserve news articles, magazine articles and other media for posterity, many people first turn to picture and document frames. However, these standard plastic and wood frames with glass fronts have several disadvantages to keeping print media looking flawless. Hand crafted plaques, on the other hand, are lasting wall displays people will proudly display for years to come. (Photo:...

2011-06-14 13:41:10

Introducing stabilization of vulnerable plaques as part of secondary prevention would offer the opportunity to wipe out half of coronary events The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Working Group of Atherosclerosis and Vascular Biology has published a position paper to raise the profile of vulnerable plaques and the need for greater use of therapies to promote plaque stabilisation. The position paper, published online today in Thrombosis and Haemostasis, is also calling for more research...

2011-04-08 13:30:00

PITTSBURGH, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Matthews International Corporation (Nasdaq: MATW), a Pittsburgh based company and world-renowned bronze casting company, announced that they have teamed up with NFL Legend Rocky Bleier to honor and remember those who were lost in the events of September 11, 2001. Matthews International has launched a line of distinctive commemorative plaques that are ideal for placement in parks, schools and other public venues to serve as a remembrance to those...

2008-08-09 18:00:20

By Peter Collins FOUR plaques commemorating men who gave their lives in both world wars have been stolen. Thieves unscrewed the copper plaques from the cenotaph in ancient woodland at Dyffryn Gardens, in Mountain Ash. Police suspect they were stolen to order by a criminal gang, in the latest of a series of thefts of copper and other metals which have increased in value in recent months. The raid on Thursday night has sparked calls for increased police patrols around similar...