Daily Archives: May 12, 2011

Our Grandfather Captain Joe 1946 Article From The Atlantic Fisherman Courtesy Fred Buck and The Cape Ann Museum

joey – ran across this page in ‘atlantic fisherman’ from 1946.  feel free to post in gmg.  it’s from the collection of the cape ann museum, full set of the publication from the 1920s to 1950s donated by the publisher, … Continue reading

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Motif #1 in 1971 Photo From Len Burgess

Motif #1 in 1971 From my 35mm archives this was the original Motif #1 before it was destroyed by a storm in Feb. 1978. That’s my old 1968 wooden Carver. No crowded harbors in those days. Just tie up anywhere … Continue reading

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Feeling Blue?

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Gloucester and Rockport 50’s, 60’s Photo Series From Mark Holzman Part XII

Gloucester Harbor- I’m thinking this is Fisherman’s Wharf but I’m not sure.  Can anyone ID the boats or exact location? Sam Frontiero writes- That picture looks like fisherman’s wharf to me too. The boat tied up there I believe is … Continue reading

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Go Courtney! She Made the Final Five!

Remember Gloucester singer-songwriter Courtney Reid’s bid to win the Folgers Jingle contest with her original song? Thanks no doubt in part to GMG voters (who could, in good conscience, vote for her great entry), Courtney is in the top five … Continue reading

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The Annisquam Exchange Will Open for the Spring Season Friday, May 20

Hi Joey, The Annisquam Exchange will be opening for the spring season in a few weeks, and since we all follow your blog we were wondering if you might post a quick blurb about us. Not sure if you typically … Continue reading

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Opus 139 Open House May 14th

Greg Bover Writes- Dear Friends and Family, I hope you can join us at the Fisk shop in Gloucester on Saturday, May 14th, from 2 to 6pm to see and hear the new instrument we are building for Memorial Church … Continue reading

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Upcoming At The Liu

UPCOMING EVENTS AT THE SHALIN LIU PERFORMANCE CENTER 37 Main Street, Rockport, MA 978-546-7391 or http://www.rockportmusic.org WORDSONG FORUM VII: “DONA NOBIS PACEM” FREE LECTURE AND PERFORMANCE Thursday, May 12, 7:30 PM Founded in 2008 by composers Howard Frazin and Tom … Continue reading

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Satch Kerans Releasing His Third Solo CD At The Rhumbline Friday May 13th

Hey joey- How you doing? hey I’m releasing my third solo CD "Pieces" on friday may 13th Upstairs at the Rhumbline 8pm. Got some special guests coming. By the way it is now called The Satch Kerans Band. Best, satch … Continue reading

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Spring Exhibition ~ Bodin Historic Photo & Fine Art

Click here for larger viewing  > Bodin Invite

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Gloucester’s Joe, Gus and Nino Sanfilippo on ABC’s Expedition Impossible Website!

Click here to go to the site From The Site- Ready to represent the storied Northeast fishing community of Gloucester, Gus (the captain), Nino (the engineer), and Joe (the deckhand) are three old-school Italian fishermen with small town values and … Continue reading

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The News From Cape Ann Art Haven

Summer is approaching!! FULL DAY THEATER AND VISUAL ART PROGRAM For kids in grades 2-6 we’re offering full day programs this year in partnership with Henry Allen TheatreWorks. They’ll spend the morning with us doing a variety of art project … Continue reading

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Coffee House at St. John’s Episcopal Church Gloucester Friday, May 13 at 7:00 pm. Featuring Gary Backstrom

  Gloucester, MA – St. John’s Episcopal Church, 48 Middle Street, and Gloucester is holding a Coffee house on Friday, May 13 at 7:00 pm.  Coffee and Tea will be available for purchase. Admission is free provided attendees bring canned … Continue reading

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Teaching Madeleine’s Class About Lobsters and Lobster Traps

Thanks to buddy Mark Ring For Providing The Trap and Buoys

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Gloria’s Steak, Rice and Beans

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Around the Dock

Around the Dock

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Sober Connections Presents “The Spring Event” at the Cape Ann

All proceeds going towards the non profit filing costs for Sober Connections Inc. Big Giveaway Prizes during event from Local Merchants (Save your admission Ticket Stubs!) Kids under 12 Free Doors open at 7pm Please consider our “Sponsor a Ticket” program. … Continue reading

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