Monthly Archives: September 2011

Crazy Weekend Ahead Here’s Your Playbook

Cyclocross, Joe Garland Tribute, the Bloody Mary Competition, buckle your chinstrap buckaroos, it’s gonna be a good one! Saturday- 2011 Gran Prix of Gloucester October 1 & 2- It’s Coming Setting Up Two Days Ago photos From Donna Ardizzoni Celebrating … Continue reading

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John Ruskin Quote of The Week From Greg Bover

“What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do.”   – John Ruskin 1819-1900 Longtime professor of art at Oxford College, Ruskin’s influence on … Continue reading

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Big News for Rockport’s HarvestFest!

We are thrilled to announce that Chef Frank McClelland of Boston’s legendary L’Espalier, the Sel de la Terre family of restaurants, Au Soleil Catering and Apple Street Farm will be the featured chef in a cooking segment on T-Wharf, scheduled … Continue reading

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Grandma Felicia’s Apple Spice Cake Recipe From Sista Felicia

Grandma Felicia’s Apple Spice Cake all photos Sista Felicia Ingredients: 3 Granny Smith apples 2 Macintosh apples 2 tablespoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1 pinch ground clove ¼ teaspoon nutmeg ¼ teaspoon cardamom 2 Tablespoon vanilla ½ Tablespoon vanilla … Continue reading

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Listen Up, This is Important!

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Moving the Greasy Pole – Video

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Towing The Greasy Pole Through The Harbor

Towing The Greasy Pole Through The Harbor

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Ipswich Chowder Fest This Weekend

Hi Joey, I haven’t seen any press on this, but the Ipswich Chowder Fest is this weekend in downtown Ipswich. What better place to sample some of the best chowder on the planet!  I’m attaching a shot of tonight’s dinner … Continue reading

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Did You Know? (Joan Kerry)

That Joan Kerry was born in London, July 27, 1929 and died October 5, 1996 on Rocky Neck in Gloucester?  She grew up in the Seattle area, attended Washington State University, and graduated from the Museum School at the Boston … Continue reading

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Rubber Duck is the last one on the Greasy Pole

Rubber Duck knew it was her last chance on the greasy pole.Doesn’t look that tough, tide seems about right.A guy in a boat with a chainsaw decided that Rubber Duck’s new name is “Hey Buddy!” No argument from me! Hey … Continue reading

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You’re Invited! Eat, Drink, Rebuild Beach Gourmet, Savour Wine and Cheese and the displaced families as they rebuild after the tragic fire.

At The Elks, October 13th Please join the community of well-wishers as we band together to raise funds to aid Beach Gourmet, Savour Wine and Cheese and the displaced families as they rebuild after the tragic fire. We will enjoy … Continue reading

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“SURVEY” AT ROCKPORT ART ASSOCIATION

Show by Award Winning Photographers Law Hamilton and Dale Blank with Sculptor John Fleming Opens October 2 “Survey,” featuring many new works by photographers Dale Blank and Law Hamilton and sculptor John Fleming, will be showing at the Rockport Art … Continue reading

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Official Statement From Mayor Kirk Regarding Rebuilding The Greasy Pole

I reached out to Mayor Kirk this morning for a statement about the greasy pole. Here is her response. The Greasy Pole will be rebuilt. I have already met with members of the Fiesta Committee this morning and assured them … Continue reading

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Valentino’s Pizza Reopens With Thin Crust

It was good, a crust unlike any other in Gloucester.  Incredible that yet another Pizza joint opens within a football field’s distance of at least 7 places to buy pizza. I count Sclafani’s, Sebastians, Virgilio’s, Giuseppe’s, La Trattoria, Minglewood Tavern, … Continue reading

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Video Rusty Shatford Greasy Pole Collapse Reaction

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Video- Two Time Former Greasy Pole Champ Samo Frontiero Vows- “By Hook or By Crook The Greasy Pole Will Rise Again”

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Going Once, Going Twice…………..

The Sawyer Free Library’s Annual Art Auction You can place a silent bid Bid on your favorite Painting all Through the Month of September until Oct. 5th. The live Auction Will take place on October 5th 2011 including The preview party, with … Continue reading

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