Monthly Archives: March 2009

What Up Homie?

What Up Homie?, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Upside Down Chicken Pot Pie At The Seaport Grill At Cruiseport

Upside Down Chicken Pot Pie At The Seaport Grill At Cruiseport, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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John Ronan Gloucester’s Poet Laureate Video Part IV

Final Installment Of The John Ronan Interview Don’t forget John will be reading from his new book Marrowbone Lane Thursday April 2 at Sawyer Free Library at 7PM.  It’s free and John will be signing his books.

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Stoga (Joe Scola) Heads Down The Ladder To Board Dragger Pamet

Hey Stoga- Who Killed The Bird? Stoga (Joe Scola) Heads Down The Ladder To Board Dragger Pamet, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Over the Bridge-Essex

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Steve Salah Owner/Chef At The Red Skiff

Steve Salah Owner/Chef At The Red Skiff, originally uploaded by captjoe06. Click the picture and select “all sizes” to view the menu full size. Red Skiff Menu, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Past Events Photo Slide Show

Click on the seine boat christening photo above for a slideshow of past events in Gloucester. Which ones did you attend? Are there any events that you couldn’t identify? This is just a small sample of what happens in our … Continue reading

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Harbor Cove- Fisherman’s Wharf and Captain’s Courageous- Site of New Latitude 43

Much thanks to Frank Ciolino who brought down a bunch of old photos of Gloucester from roughly 1980. Maybe someone could identify the building that is to the left of Captain’s Courageous in the photo.  I’m guessing it was the … Continue reading

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Gloucester At Dawn- St Peters Marina 4:50AM 3/30/09

Gloucester At Dawn- St Peters Marina 4:50AM 3/30/09, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Gloucester At Dawn- Lat 43 and Fisherman’s Wharf 4:50AM 3/30/09

In this photo you see Lat 43 and Fisherman’s Wharf ‘s relatively new corrugated steel building in the background.   A fire in 1998 burned the former building to a total loss. The Boston Herald, August 18th, 1998 An 80-year-old … Continue reading

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Tom Ring- Gloucester Fisherman Discusses The Two Month Fishery Closure

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What Up Homie?

What Up Homie?, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Dragger Pamet

Dragger Pamet, originally uploaded by captjoe06. Looking at the picture you can see the wire cable that goes through the block and is attached to the door.  When the wire is let out the doors go into the ocean on … Continue reading

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West End Sweets Signage

Last week I brought you the info that there was this Ice Cream/Candy Store/Espresso Shop going in the West End where Mike’s Pastry used to be located.  Here is the signage with the offerings.  I’m still trying to track down … Continue reading

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Gloucester At Dawn- St Peters Marina 4:50AM 3/30/09

Click the picture and select “all sizes” to view it larger and in greater detail Gloucester At Dawn- St Peters Marina 4:50AM 3/30/09, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Where Zat? #17

Where’s this Great Blue flying? Joey, it isn’t Niles Pond. Not even close! Have fun!

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Red Skiff Linguica, Onion, Pepper and Cheese Omelet

Red Skiff Linguica, Onion, Pepper and Cheese Omelet, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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John Ronan to hold poetry reading April 2

For those of you who didn’t see Joey and John Ronan’s interview segments posted last week, here is information on John’s upcoming book reading. And if you get a chance, see the interviews. Very interesting! From the Beacon: Gloucester’s poet … Continue reading

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Who Killed The Bird -Joe (Stoga) Scola

When listening to the VHF radio on the frequency that the the Gloucester Draggers use, randomly for years and years you would hear people anonymously saying “Who Killed The Bird?”  Finally, Stoga explains the meaning behind those mysterious voices asking … Continue reading

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Damon Cummings Dad

I knew that Damon Cummings grew up a navy brat.  What I didn’t know was that his dad was killed in action while on board the San Fransisco in 1942 and was awarded the Purple Heart and Navy Cross. He … Continue reading

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