Boulevard marks 60th year of movies

KCTV, Kansas City MO’s news leader, ran a loving tribute to the Boulevard Drive-In, across the border in Kansas City KS. The occasion was the presentation of a plaque commemorating the Boulevard’s 60th year; it opened in 1954. A particularly interesting sidenote is that, according to the article, Kansas City “is the only city in…

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Indiana, Oklahoma drive-ins survive storms

WNDU, South Bend IN’s news leader, ran a story about the storm that took out one of the two screens at the Melody Drive-In (Knox). There’s a nice video of the damage and reaction, but I wasn’t able to embed it here. The good news is that the Melody re-opened last weekend, and the owners…

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Things that are not drive-ins

By now, you’ve probably got a pretty good idea about the what kind of news items you’ll see on Carload. This week, I found a couple of examples of news you won’t find here. Except this one time, to explain why. 3M supplied the photo on the right of its new Streaming Projector, which several…

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