Monthly Archives: September 2010

The Freshmen Football Game! GHS 16 – Big Blue 8

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The GHS Freshmen Football team opened it’s season on the road, they traveled to Swampscott with a 16 to 8 victory they now have a check mark in the win column.   Congratulations to the Freshmen team and coaches!   The Freshmen host Andover High School Thursday, 4:00pm at the Ralph B. O’maley School.

Free Health Fair Sept 14th

To host a

free

~ HEALTH FAIR ~

Tuesday, September 14

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

to take place at

Rockport Council on Aging

Four Broadway, Rockport

Free health screenings

Sun damage screening

Balance screening

Blood Pressure

Educational materials

Take-away materials

Refreshments – free raffle & give-a-ways!

Please join us!

All are welcome!

Things To Do- Cape Pond Ice Company Free Icehouse Tours

Cape Pond Ice Company will be offering narrated Historic Icehouse Tours free of charge this Friday, Saturday and Sunday as well as next Friday, Saturday and Sunday, as part of the Essex National Heritage Area Trails & Sails program. The free icehouse tours are offered Friday 9/17 and Friday 9/24 at 2 PM, Saturday 9/18 and Saturday 9/25 at 11 AM and 1 PM, and Sunday 9/19 and Sunday 9/26 at 11 AM.  Reservations are not required.

Cape Pond Ice Company has been icing down Gloucester’s fleet since 1848. The 45 minute narrated tours highlight the history of the ice industry, and include vintage film of natural ice harvesting, Cape Pond Ice Company’s role in The Perfect Storm, and a first-hand look at 300 lb. ice blocks being made, crushed and put on fishing vessels, as well as a spectacular ice sculpture display. Snowball fights for the kids are also an option!

Please arrive 15 minutes early, wear practical footware and bring a sweater or sweatshirt for when we are in the freezer.

Cape Pond Ice Company, 104 Commercial Street on Fort Point (past the Chamber of Commerce). For more information: call 978-283-0174 or email: coolestguys@capepondice.com.\

The Lady Grace (used in the movie the Perfect Storm) docked at Cape Pond Ice Company

Scott Memhard, President
Cape Pond Ice Company

Cape Ann on the Arts Map!

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Another Reason To Love Our Library- Discount Aquarium Passes- $8 Per Person

That’s A Huge Savings For A Family-

Here Are The Details-

Sawyer Free Library New England Aquarium discount coupons are back – the coupon allows 4 people in at $8.00 per person. There is only one coupon available each day, so it is best to reserve the date you want to go. Call to reserve it: 978-281-9763

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Doug Maxfield Writes- My mind, officially blown (via northshorewaterman)

We, as fishermen, have suffered through the incompetence of the "scientists" that did not know how to use their equipment during research trawling (or trawl-gate).  We have choked down that fact that "scientists" are not going to listen to our claims that certain species are experiencing population explosions.   We are well aware that any flawed science will be manipulated to benefit the 'regulatory process'.   I did believe that eventually someo … Read More

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