Daily Archives: August 28, 2012

Here are the Schooners Participating In The 2012 Gloucester Schooner Festival and Contact Info For You To Reserve Your Spot On Board For The Schooner Races!

  Here’s a list I grabbed off the Chamber’s great website which lists each Schooner participating in the 2012 Gloucester Schooner Races.  To Connect The Dots For You and bang the point home this is what you need to do- … Continue reading

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Newly Engaged FOBs Kimberly Funk & Bradley Scheetz!

Hi Joey- My boyfriend (now fiance!) Bradley and I really enjoy your blog and we LOVE Gloucester (we definitely have the wheels turning for a relocation from Boston one day). Thought I would share a Gloucester story from this past … Continue reading

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Amy Shapiro Is A Tower Garden Representative And This Is Her Tower Garden

Hi Joey, My husband and I are gardening with a new soil-fee technology that eliminates weeding.  We love watching the veggies grow (pic taken this AM).  For those who’d like to garden, but don’t have the land or back for … Continue reading

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Finding our Roots

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ZIP TRIP -TV FOX 25 TRIP TO GLOUCESTER

From City of Gloucester’s website: FRIDAY, AUGUST 31ST ~TV FOX 25 TRIP TO GLOUCESTER WILL BE AT STAGE FORT PARK 6:00 AM TO 10:00 AM ~ BROADCASTING LIVE AT THE BANDSTAND MINI-INTERVIEWS OF LOCALS AND THE END OF SEASON CAR GIVE AWAY … Continue reading

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Time to Represent! Fox 25 is Coming to Gloucester This Friday!

Time to Represent! Fox 25 TV is coming to Stage Fort Park this Friday morning Joey, The positive media spotlight on Gloucester continues. Boston television station FOX 25 is finishing up its Zip Trip summer series of visits around the … Continue reading

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Sista Felicia’s amazing cooking

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Back To Back Days Of Mutant Lobsters Landed At Captain Joe and Sons In Gloucester MA

Yesterday Captain Richie Cassola a retired policeman from Beverly landed a speckled lobster (our second speckled lobster landed this year) of which the New England Aquarium claims are one in 30 million. I predicted the over under at 3 for … Continue reading

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Rubber Duck Gets a Parking Ticket!!

Just to show the honorable and effective meter maids of Gloucester do not play favorites they practically put the ticket under RD’s bill. But since Rubber Duck did indeed stretch the idea of a parking spot a bit parking at … Continue reading

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No Verizon Internet Service (Again!)

Today is the second full day we are experiencing life without Verizon Internet service. My husband and I are both self-employed; he, a writer, and I, a designer, and as you can imagine, we rely tremendously on the Internet for … Continue reading

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Hurricane Evacuation Plan

Hurricane Evacuation Plan

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Couches & stuffed chairs, excellent sound, huge HD screen, live music, luscious food, beer & wine ~ all in a single venue

If you’ve never been to Rob Newton’s Cape Ann Community Cinema, now’s your chance.  For 10 days in September, he’s featuring films celebrating music.  Some screenings will feature live music and some feature dinner.  Some are perfect for the whole … Continue reading

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This Wednesday John Rockwell Joins Fly Amero as his special guest.

Surf & Turf Specials! Wednesdays Only! Hello everyone! Wednesday, August 29th Special Guest: JOHN ROCKWELL! Photo by Louise The lovely and talented John Rockwell joins us this week! :-) It is ALWAYS a great time when John is in the house. … Continue reading

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The 3rd Annual Lanesville Music Festival takes the stage at the Lanesville Community Center on Sat. Sept. 22 at 1:30.

     Enjoy live music by some of the North Shore and Cape Ann’s best players, including Pick 3, Alek Razdan and the A Train, HUM, Pete Lindberg, Merrimac Rounders, Sasquatch Bondo Band, Quentin Callawaert, John Hicks and a few surprises, … Continue reading

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View From The Hill 2

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Check out This Video From Captain Bill’s Whale Watch Of Several Humpbacks Kickfeeding

From captain Bill’s Whale Watching- This morning we were lucky enough to get to watch several Humpback Whales kick feeding. In this sequence we watched Rapier kick feeding at the surface. We were very surprised when Rapier resurfaced she was … Continue reading

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City Hall at night

I can’t wait to see her without the scaffolding again, all shiny and restored… – Fr. Matthew Green  

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