Daily Archives: December 8, 2012

2012 GMG Downtown Gloucester Holiday Gift Series- Menage Gallery

The fourth year of the GMG Downtown Gloucester Holiday Gift Video Series where we walk up and down Main Street and try to capture as many retailers as we can and highlight their best gift ideas one a day every … Continue reading

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Pure Joy at the Middle Street Walk!

I know today there were 35 separate events and each one was amazing. Anyone involved today should give themselves a huge pat on the back for the pure joy they brought to young and old. We hit the Buoy painting, … Continue reading

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Snoop Maddie Mad and The Bean Decorate Their Trees 2012

Continuing a tradition in the house since Eloise was born and captured last year by Desi Smith for Cape Ann Magazine- Crazy? Yeah We Got That. Snoop Maddie Mad On the Cover of Cape Ann Magazine Posted on December 16, … Continue reading

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East Gloucester (God’s Country) Is Jumping Baby! Open Houses Sunday!!!

Hi Joey, Any chance of getting this in the next GMG? Trying to encourage folks to come to East Gloucester and see what’s around.  We’re all open but Sunday is looking like a Good weather day?!  StudioV.O. is having another … Continue reading

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Haranguing Homie

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CAPE ANN BIG BAND ~ Holiday Performance Spectacular starts tonight a 7:00pm

Event Details The Cape Ann Big Band will conclude its Second Season with a Holiday performance at the beautiful Manchester-Essex Regional Performance Auditorium. Focusing on the joy and spirit of the Season, the band’s program will feature the vocal talents … Continue reading

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December 1, 2012, the first snow

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Cape Ann Painter and Photography Group

The Cape Ann Painter and Photography Group will celebrate it’s first year on Monday, December 10 from 9AM-11AM. There will be coffee and refreshments. Lindsay Welch, Personal Coach and Cape Ann Painter and Photographer member, has generously offered the use … Continue reading

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Who do you want in your foxhole?

Say you’re at war. Do you want the guy in high school that was on your team and you lost he says afterward “It was just a game.”?  Or do you want the guy that took it personally? You want … Continue reading

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Here’s something you don’t see every day – and a bit of heresy too

OK, you’re probably already downtown at the Middle Street Walk, and you’ve already decided you’re going to the GMG XMAS party at 6, right?  Now Joey’s all dump the kids with a babysitter and get your naughty on and make some bad decisions … Continue reading

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Middle Street Walk ice sculpture – before…

Joey – our Cool Guys Joe Stuart and Bob Scola delivered Cape Pond Ice’s best sculpture block ice, snow and little blocks up to the corner of Main Street, our annual donation for David Brooks and his crew of elves … Continue reading

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Sista Felicia Made Up Some Mason Jars With GMG T Shirts In Them For Chistmas Presents

8 aldult small, 1 youth extra small, 2 youth medium and 2 youth small The Youth ones are $20 The Adult Ones $25 with the cool drinking straw assembly.

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Chelsea Berry’s Pathways for children Toy Drive

Chelsea Berry’s Pathways for Children Toy Drive. ♥ Join us at Alchemy for a night of tunes, food, and good karma!!! Bring a toy and your appetite to support Gloucester’s Pathways for Children… no cover charge, Wednesday, December 12th, 7-9pm.

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OH NO!

They may have had better luck on Santa’s sleigh, but more than 35,000 holiday-themed rubber ducks from China were detained by U.S. Customs officials at the Port of Los Angeles. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized the ducks — … Continue reading

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Fish Folding, and Candles in St. Sulpice in Paris

Hope to see you today for fish folding at The Hive! (Buoy painting is going on at Art Haven, so we’re keeping the paper and the paint separate.)  The origami tree is practically ready! David, Mary Ann, and I added … Continue reading

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David Coffin Enrichment at EGS

East Gloucester resident David Coffin presented his "Music from the King’s Court — Exploring the Early Winds" enrichment program to the East Gloucester Elementary School 3rd-graders, who are learning to play the recorder this year. David brought an impressive collection … Continue reading

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Uhmmmm I’ll pass on the elephant poop coffee beans thank you very much

Anyone that knows me knows I’m a freak for coffee.  Can’t stand Dunkies but I don’t consider myself a coffee snob.  Pleasant Street, Lone Gull and Cape Ann Coffee all serve fantastic coffee.  McDonalds which I believe uses Green mountain … Continue reading

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Albert Schweitzer Quote of The Week From Greg Bover

December 6, 2012 “A man does not have to be an angel in order to be a saint.” Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965) Born into a Lutheran family in Alsace-Lorraine at a time when it was a part of the German Empire, … Continue reading

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Today’s The Day!!!! Your Schedule of Events For Today’s 2012 Middle Street Walk! DO NOT MISS THIS!!!!

Today!!! SATURDAY December 8th- Lock It Down!!!! There is just soooo much to do and see all packed into one glorious Gloucester Day.  No matter where you live I’d say it is the Holiday Event of The Season to attend. … Continue reading

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Community Stuff 12/8/12

Children’s Hanukkah Program at TAA Temple Ahavat Achim at 86 Middle Street in Gloucester ("TAA") invites families with preschool & kindergarten-aged children for a special Hanukkah celebration this Sunday, December 9th at 10 am! No affiliation with TAA is necessary! … Continue reading

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From Lama Marut

When the Buddha achieved the perfect happiness called nirvana, he was, according to the scriptures, tempted to just kick back and enjoy it himself. He was (or maybe just pretended to be) reluctant to teach others how to attain it … Continue reading

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