Daily Archives: January 5, 2012

Video- Straightsmouth Island Restoration Project

Joey, Here is a terrific video of the work being done out on Straitsmouth Island and some footage of Bill Lee’s Ocean Reporter going down.I was on board at the time showing the National Geographic film crew around Thacher and … Continue reading

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2012 Douglass Family New Year’s Day Plunge,Good Harbor Beach Plunge, Bruno Morel Rocky Neck Plunge Kayak Pic

Julie Douglass Writes- The oldest Rocky Neck family, the Douglass’, participated in their own polar plunge on New Year’s Day, in remembrance of their father, grandfather & father-in-law Capt. Fred Douglass who passed away on 1/1/2006.  This was taken on … Continue reading

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Photos of those that did not plunge but watched from Denise Merlino Felock

Hello Joey, Thanks for your web site, my husband John Felock follows you daily and is getting me hooked. We attended the Rocky Neck Plunge this year for the first time with friends and their 94 year old mother. We … Continue reading

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Mystery and Shadows on Rogers Street

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Sun almost all the way down

Magnolia Beach..  photographers were all there with their tripods

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Did You Know? (Goose Cove Bridge and Memorial Walkway)

That the Goose Cove Bridge on Washington Street at Goose Cove was built in 1952, which makes it older than me and therefore probably really in need of the stone repair work that is being done to it?  I have … Continue reading

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Chelsea Berry tickets are Selling like hotcakes!

According to the Gloucester Daily Times:  Gregg Sorensen, a Rockport Music spokesman, said all concerts are selling well, but Chelsea Berry and the New England Gospel Ensemble, are “selling like hotcakes,” and The Kingston Trio concert in February is almost … Continue reading

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Cathy Mccarthy Writes In With A Rocky Neck Plunge Food Drive Update

Hey Joey… Just a little note of thanks for the numerous plugs for our plunge.. We collected 610 lbs of food for The Open Door. Thanks for all the help ..Really, I can’t thank you enough..  As Sarah Grow told … Continue reading

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Did you know The Annie has the only weekly DANCE CLUB on Cape Ann?

Every Friday Family Dance 7-9pm ALL AGES (how often do you get to dance with your kids?) 21+ after 9pm (then it’s BYOB) Suggested $5 donation to help keep the lights on House DJ Kissinger Great sound system! Part of … Continue reading

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Enjoy it Now.

Enjoy it Now. This Iconic Building may be gone in a few weeks. Get out and take your photos of  it before it’s to late.

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Efforts are being made to either recuperate this beautiful old building for a good purpose, or to remove it and dedicate the property to something new.  Turns out there are legal issues to work out.  I hope it is saved … Continue reading

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Catch the Curl Video From Skip Montello

North Coast Angler http://www.northcoastangler.com Skip Montello Photos http://www.skipmontellophotos.com

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Sunset on Gloucester Harbor 12-29-11 From Anthony Marks

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LUFKIN SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER JANUARY 10TH AT PERIWINKLES RESTAURANT The Sarah Lufkin Memorial Scholarship Fund will hold its 13th annual benefit fund-raiser on January 10th from 6 to 10 p.m. at Periwinkles Restaurant in Essex. The Lufkin family will host the … Continue reading

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Rare Bird Sighting Bird In Danger- from Bill O’Connor

Hey Joey, On New Year’s Eve I was headed over to Horizon Chinese Restaurant to pick up our New Year’s Eve feast, when I came across this bird literally standing in the middle of the road.  I almost ran it … Continue reading

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