‘Don’t give up’ signs send messages of hope

Black and white signs with messages of positive affirmation have been surfacing all over town

By Christy Nadalin
Posted 10/13/18

Mysterious signs with positive messages have been popping up all over Bristol, offering a stark contrast to the cluttered landscape of political signs on lawns everywhere.

“I’d love to …

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