Daily Archives: January 8, 2012

Leon Poindexter Installs helm on Eleanor Photos From Kathy Chapman

Gloucester Marine Railways Master Shipwright Leon Poindexter installs the helm on the Tea Party Ship Eleanor, with help from carpenter and boat builder Matt Billey. http://www.kathychapman.com

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Leslie Heffron Has Some Nice Things to Say

Leslie writes- Hi Joey and all the GMG Contributors – I want to thank all of you for  the hard work you do to produce your blog.  A year ago I accidentally came across the GMG logo when I was … Continue reading

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Susan LaRosa 2012 Rocky Neck Plunge Pics

Susan LaRosa 2012 Rocky Neck Plunge Pics VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL        

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Coming Home

COMING HOME   I was down at the Gloucester train station the other day and it reminded me of the attraction for trains  lots of us quietly enjoy.   When I was a boy, the train, the Delaware & Hudson … Continue reading

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What is the sky saying

Love the silver water from the milky sky.

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Did You Know? (Artists and Photographers Group)

Alice Gardner started a monthly Artists and Photographers Group a couple of months ago.  The group is growing and it is fun.  The first meeting of the New Year will be on January 9, 2012 from 9:00-10:30AM (and meets the 2nd Tuesday … Continue reading

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Some of the buoys

Taking down the tree this morning..  lots of fun.

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Living in a Fitz Henry Lane Landscape

Wonson’s Cove Click photo to see image full size.

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Think because it’s the dead of winter that it’s dead downtown? Think again

Watch the video and see how many different artists you can see perform just between today and Thursday (hint: it’s more than a dozen!) And our good friend Gordo is back with a new band at the Rhumb Line.  Check … Continue reading

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Gloucester’s own Bandit Kings are at it again ~ Radio time on Sirius XM’s The Loft

Did you know that the Bandit kings are being rebroadcast on sirius radio ? This Sunday (today) at 5pm and Wednesday at midnight PT 3am ET . They will be on  “Having words with Meg”  on Sirius XM’s The Loft (Channel … Continue reading

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Found on the Hard drive from 2007

Found on the Hard drive from 2007. Taken from the Fort Playground

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Fr. Thomas Fleming, R.I.P.

Fr. Thomas Fleming was the pastor of St. Peter’s Church in Gloucester from 1991 to 2002.  He was much loved, and many of his former parishioners here still have very fond memories of him.  He died last Dec. 23, at … Continue reading

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Thank you To The Person Who Recommended the Adam Carolla Book

I have tears in my eyes from laughing. Guy should win a Pulitzer for this masterpiece. http://www.goodmorninggloucester.com

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Playa del Carmen

Playa Del Carmen is fantastic!  The Place we are staying is great as well.  Service everywhere has been super friendly without being fake friendly. The beaches are beautiful, there’s funky architecture, there’s a street called “Fifth” where there’s great people … Continue reading

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1971 George Morey Portrait From Nubar Alexanian

Nubar writes- Hey Joey: just came across this portrait I did of George Morey in Lanesville in front of his shack down in the cove. It was taken in 1971 with a view camera

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Dance party – LCC

Dance party – LCC Hi Joey, Thank you, as always, for your fine information and great pictures!! We are hosting a dance party on Jan. 21 at the Lanesville Community Center. Might you post this on GMG? Thank you!! Heat … Continue reading

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Men’s Basketball League Scores For 1/4/12

Katy Milne reports It’s a New Year and there are New Scores for the Men’s Basketball league at the Cape Ann YMCA! Scores for 1/4/20132 Roberts Catering- 54 RoyMoore Lobster- 43 Rockport Mortgage- 58 Expressos- 47 Stones Pub-52 Fleet Machine-74 … Continue reading

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