Daily Archives: July 13, 2012

Saturday: Give a Hoot and a Holler to the Blackburners

I’m reading Joe Garland’s The Lone Voyager to psyche Rubber Duck up for the paddle on Saturday. Extraordinary. 7:45AM to 8:45 AM the paddle boards to outriggers set off from behind Gloucester High School. Give the paddlers (and rowers) a … Continue reading

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20×24 Canvas Print Of The Burnham House At Dawn Just Came In

I normally order 16×20 but they offered a 20×24 for only $25 bucks more so I ordered it up. It’s a pretty substantial sized piece.  The colors are ridiculous, the exact reflection of the house in the still water in … Continue reading

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Relax

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Video- When the catch becomes the bait….

Forwarded by Bill O’Connor Enjoy! ~Bill O’Connor North Shore Kid

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Mystery Girl

 On Thursday, July 12 I photographed a gorgeous little girl on the beach in Rocky Neck where the New Year dip takes place. I don’t know the name of the beach. I don’t like to publish identifiable photos of very … Continue reading

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Reading on the Blvd. on a sunny summer day

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I love Madfish Sushi and the Madfish Sushi Guys

I have never been a fan of sushi . . . until now.  Alma McLaughlin took me to dinner at Madfish to celebrate the successful completion of my Kickstarter project, and I decided to try Jordan and Sang’s sushi.  I have to … Continue reading

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The Barque Picton Castle

    The Barque Picton Castle is a three-masted tall ship based in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada but best known for sail training voyages around the world to ports in the United States and Canada, Europe, Africa, the Caribbean and the … Continue reading

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38 artists at 21 venues this weekend. How do you choose?

No, you can’t see them all.  You’re just gonna have to pick your favorites.  We can help.  First, you can see a complete live music lineup here.  And if you’re not sure who you might like, you can  see 15 Artists … Continue reading

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Picton Castle at Gloucester Marine Railways

See Marty’s post yesterday for more information about the Picton Castle.

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Found, USS Oakland Cap at the Sawyer Free Library.

Found! USS Oakland Cap from the Sawyer Free Library Facebook page; This cap was left at the library – does anyone know who it might belong to? I’m sure it is important to it’s owner! “I know how valuable these … Continue reading

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Celebration Time!

It’s time to celebrate! Why? It’s National French Fry Day! French Fries are one of my favorite food groups. The best for take out in my uneducated opinion are the ones the Cupboard make. I’ve had them three times so … Continue reading

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Last Weekend of Greasy Pole, The Musical

… a few performances are left, at The Annie! If you haven’t seen it yet… what are you waiting for? I went last night for the first time, and there was a full house, so you might want to make reservations.  The … Continue reading

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Do You Care About The Olympics?

You know the last time I gave a shit about the Olympics? USA v Russia 1980. I was laid up in bed with a broken leg that I suffered when I fell off the t-bar on my way up the … Continue reading

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Cape Ann Giclee-The Video

James & Anna Eves of Cape Ann Giclee talk to us about their new shop and their expertise in Giclee printing.   Remember this Saturday to stop by the opening of  The Art Nook in Rockport and Save the Date … Continue reading

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Kathy Chapman is interviewed in the July issue of abstraks magazine

Kathy Chapman is interviewed in the July issue of abstraks magazine with reference to living and working in Gloucester. http://abstraks.com/?page_id=257 Good Harbor Beach surfer portraits. Photo © Kathy Chapman 2012 http://www.kathychapman.com

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The Picton Castle On The Gloucester Adventure Webcam and From The Opposite View Out Of Kathy Chapman’s Window

Click On The http://www.gloucesterwebcam.com website under attractions and you will find the Schooner Adventure webcam where the Picton Castle is currently tied up. Kathy Chapman writes- Shot this picture of the Picton Castle out my window this morning. Marty Luster … Continue reading

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HarborWalk Comes to the West End of Main Street Gloucester MA

Fred Bodin writes- Sean Marler from Mystic Scenic Studios levels the top of a Story Moment marker on Main Street in front of the Sargent Murray Gllman House. Sean estimates there are about eight more markers left to install signage … Continue reading

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Community Stuff 7/13/12

Small sailboat rental? Joe, a few years ago you helped me find Patty Page of GHS sailing. We went sailing with a GHS young man for an hour or so  and in exchange, made a  donation to the program.    … Continue reading

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