Daily Archives: May 30, 2012

Essex MA at Dawn 4:39AM 5/30/12 Essex Salt Marsh and The Burnham House

I have never ever in my life been more ferociously attacked and eaten alive by mosquitoes as I did this morning capturing this shot.  I drove past it at first but had to loop back.  The water was so still, … Continue reading

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Phyllis A Restoration Photos From Len Burgess

The 1925 ‘Phyllis A.’ is now high and dry at the start of it’s restoration process at the Gloucester Marine Railways. –Len Burgess The Phyllis A. Marine Association is in the process of the restoration of this gill-netting fishing ship … Continue reading

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Rockport Memorial Day Parade Pictures From Tina Ketchopolos

Hi Joey: Here are photos from the Memorial Day Parade in Rockport. The Rockport United Methodist Church provided water to the many marching honoring our veterans.  Kind regards, Tina Rockport Memorial Day Parade Pictures From Tina Ketchopolos VIEW SLIDE SHOW … Continue reading

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Popped Poppy

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Good Morning Gloucester Sunday’s Mug Up at Khan Studio on Rocky Neck

It is so much fun to go the Mug Ups at Khan Studio..  great food, great location and great friends. Oh no  E.J. ‘s famous deviled eggs are gone Yummy food

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Cape Ann Farmer’s Market Opening for 2012 Season, June 21st to Oct. 11th. Official opening on Thursday, June 21st, at 3:00, Stage Fort Park

The Stats: On Thursday, June 21st at 3:00 p.m. the Cape Ann Farmers Market at Stage Fort Park in Gloucester, will celebrate the opening of its 2012 season. The market will be open until 6:30 p.m. New this year: More … Continue reading

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Congratulations GMG Ticket Winner to a gimmeLIVE Summer Concert

Congratulations to Diana Long, who won our GMG text to win contest for 2 tickets to the gimmeLIVE summer concert of her choice.  Diana chose Chris Isaak with Chelsea Berry opening.  (Click here if  you missed yesterday’s post with one … Continue reading

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Last Day For Manchester Athletic Club 3 Free TRX Class Deal

The MAC has a special going right now.  Gloucester Location, Manchester Location, Rowley Location  make it easy to work out wherever you are on the North Shore.  Get On It! Check out the latest deal of three free TRX classes … Continue reading

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GMG Inside The Numbers For Tuesday May 29th, 2012- 48,303 Views All Time- 18,392,976

Here are the stats from yesterday, 48,303 views.  It seems like the people who were busy with memorial Day parties checked in in droves yesterday.  The top ten posts by views are listed as well. it has been a while … Continue reading

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A Beautiful “Angel Fish” Watercolor

A Beautiful “Angel Fish” in Watercolor From Carol McKenna “Asian Brush style painting of an Angel Fish complimented with watercolor from Sakura Field Sketchbox which Paul Frontiero has posted about using on post card stock ~ I have used this … Continue reading

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Mosaic fragment in Gloucester – do you know where it is?

The other day I (almost literally) stumbled across this bit of mosaic  half-hidden under the asphalt on a road in Gloucester.  It is the last thing I expected – it looks like a little piece of Pompeii or some other … Continue reading

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Miss Muffet – Pet of the Week

My name is Miss Muffet and I am a two-month-old tiger kitten.   I am so excited because the Cape Ann Animal Aid has moved into the new shelter at Four Paws Lane in Gloucester at the Christopher Cutler Rich Animal … Continue reading

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Carved in 1930 – Still Relevant Today

Dogtown, circa 1930 Alice M. Curtis/©Fredrik D. Bodin   When Gloucester property owner Roger Babson hired unemployed Cape Ann stonecutters during the Great Depression in the early 1930s, he left us with carvings on 24 boulders in Dogtown. Scattered across … Continue reading

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Luna Moth Photos From Anthony Marks

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Community Photos 5/30/12

Hi Joey, I moved to Gloucester a year ago, enjoy the blog and wanted to send you a couple of photos I took yesterday.  Best, Julie Ledwig Rocky Neck- Kathy Chapman writes- Great weather last weekend! Tooling down Rt.133 is … Continue reading

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Community Stuff May 30th

Glazed Ceramics is coming to the Rockport Senior Center 58 Broadway Starting Thursday, July 5th  for 4 weeks from 1-2PM 4 classes for $20.00 this includes everything. You will make 4 items Call Paula or Diane 978-546-2573 to reserve your … Continue reading

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