Daily Archives: October 21, 2012

Wind Turbine Transportation Time- Lapse Video From Jay Groccia

Jay Groccia from http://www.onsitestudios.com/   writes- Hi Joey, I was hired by Varian Semiconductor to produce a time-lapse documentary film of the installation of their wind turbine. I started shooting this week and I met Fred of Bodin Historic Photo … Continue reading

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StudioVO: Commercial and Fine Art Studio in addition is selling Antiques and Collectibles/Come Visit!

Hi Joey, Just spreading the word that StudioVO: Commercial and Fine Art Studio in Gloucester in addition to great art and business graphics is now selling Antiques and Collectibles.  Bob Viau has done much notable art work around Gloucester and … Continue reading

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Erica Jong Quote of The Week From Greg Bover

“Advice is what you ask for when you already know the answer, but wish you didn’t.” Erica Jong (1942-   ) A native New Yorker, Jong (née Mann) is best known for her 1973 novel Fear of Flying detailing the self-search … Continue reading

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This whale is so big and it is very sad.

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I’ve Got My Ear Antenna Adjusted. Beam Me Up Scotty.

 Click image for better view of ear antenna.

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Cole and Avery visiting Papa and Nonnie

As I have stated before, so much fun being a grandparent.

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What Would You Like To See Fill The Space Vacated By Five Guys?

I WANT ME SOME!!! Put in your suggestions in the comments to this post and I’ll put them all into a poll tomorrow.  Deadline for the poll is tomorrow night by 5PM

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Boston Globe covers Berklee in Gloucester

Boston Globe correspondent, Wendy Killeen, lists Berklee in Gloucester in her weekly Arts/Entertainment column that appeared in the Globe North today.  Excerpt below: JAZZ ON TAP: Berklee in Gloucester launches its season with a performance by The Jim Odgren Quintet at The Gloucester … Continue reading

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Essex Chowderfest Judges Award Winner

Lobsta Land

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Essex Chowderfest Peoples Choice Award

Ipswich Clambake!!!!

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Liv Ullmann to Speak at The Cape Ann Community Cinema Saturday October 27th at 7:30pm

New England Premiere for the documentary film Liv and Ingmar at the Cape Ann Community Cinema, Saturday October 27th at 7:30 pm. Tickets for the Ullmann event are $20.00 ($17.50 for Members), and benefit the Cinema. More about the film can … Continue reading

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One Last Whale Tale

If you click on the photo to embiggen then click one more time you can see that Rubber Duck is perched on the whale. She is sitting in the same spot as the previous photo.

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Janet and Frank Garrison Represent! at Lake Powell, Page AZ

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About 85 Rubber Ducks long: NSFL (this post may not be safe for viewing while eating lunch.)

The Finback is about 85 Rubber Ducks long. Homie and half a dozen of his pals were working on this piece. Maybe some jaw with baleen attached.Only a guess that there might be 5 or 6 tons of whale. In … Continue reading

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A Rubber Duck Unit of Length

Unit of Measure: A Standard Rubber Duck. Length including duck bill: 6 inches (15 centimeters) Height: 5 inches (12 centimeters) Width: 3 inches (6 centimeters) In the afternoon I will be posting photos of the Rubber Duck sitting  on a … Continue reading

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Famous Great Guy!

When I worked at Tadco Mfg. in the late 70′s and early 80′s I met Phil Bissell at one of the train station shops at the Whistle stop Mall in Rockport, Ma. During my lunch breaks I used to stop … Continue reading

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Top Pick For Today- Essex Clam Fest!!!

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