Monthly Archives: November 2012

2012 GMG Downtown Gloucester Holiday Gift Series The Cave

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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First Harbor Lobster Pot Rope Wreath

Got mine thank you very much! Get yours at the website- First Harbor Company Introducing the New England Rope Wreath Traditional nautical rope work with a touch of the Holidays. Proudly hand-crafted in New England with quality American-made materials. A … Continue reading

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Wellspring House Holiday Store Is A Worthy Cause (Thanks Aaron Bourke for Submitting This)

  Aaron Bourke writes in- Hey Joey, Hope this finds you well and happy. The other night my wife and I were discussing which local charity to support this Holiday season.  We have decided to make Wellspring House our choice.  … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss E.J. Lafavour’s Exhibit at Alchemy

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Who remembers this?

Saw this at Toodeloos

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Terrible Advice From Merideth Goldstein “Love Letters” Column On Boston.com

She can’t be this naïve can she?  Here’s the column from Boston.com and the right way to handle it underneath from your boy Joey C Here goes- He’s taking a break Q: Hi Meredith, I have read your column for … Continue reading

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Anyone know what this is?

It looks like some sort of catapult.  It is very large.  I wonder about it every time I see it, and would love to know what it is and what it is used for.  E.J. Lefavour

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24 hour Countdown to Santa in Rockport

In 24 hours, Saturday at 3:45PM the Freemantle Doctor will round up and head into Rockport Harbor. You can open this post (click the header) then refresh the photo to get the most up to date view of the goings … Continue reading

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Tonight’s big, tomorrow’s bigger

On Wednesday, you could get to nearly every live show in Gloucester if you scheduled it right (as I pointed out in this post).  That’s probably not gonna work this weekend, ergo, you’re just gonna have to choose.  Not an … Continue reading

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Thanks Chief!

Ed, Joey, John, and Mayor Kirk at the last GMG party at Fred Bodin’s Gallery Yesterday I was experiencing much frustration with wordpress, which has changed the manner in which photos are uploaded. My images were no longer “clickable,” meaning … Continue reading

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Some wicked good dance bands tonight in Gloucester 11-30-2012

Kingsley Flood At the Rhumb Line  9:30 http://kingsleyflood.com/ ~ Bad Moon Rising at The Dog Bar 9:00 Photo by Bad Moon Rising http://www.reverbnation.com/badmoonrisingband ~ Safety at MinglewoodAtLat43 Listen here > http://www.reverbnation.com/safetyband and here >   http://safety80s.com/ ~ The Venues http://www.therhumbline.com http://dogbarcapeann.com/Continue reading

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Video- Cape Ann MarketWATCH 11/29/12 They paid what??

You like watching the real estate market? Want to know how much the "current" owner paid?? Kenny’ll show you how to find out AND tour 5 properties this week. Riveting stuff. Call Kenny at (978) 758-0983 for your real estate … Continue reading

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Mr. Fox Holiday Hoedown at The Dog Bar ~ This Sunday 8:00 15% of food sales will go to our Kickstarter! Thanks, Andrew Mulholland!

Come join us in the final days of our Kickstarter Campaign for three 45 minute sets from What Time Is It, Mr. Fox? Originals, covers, and some mistletoe madness. Go here to be part of it all > http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/641546195/what-time-is-it-mr-fox-finish-their-new-album

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Cape Ann Diner follow up

To put my money where my mouth is, I had lunch here yesterday! Right away I was offered coffee or tea, so I opted for a hot cup of decaf tea.  The soup options for the day (my first stop … Continue reading

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Photos with Santa Paws

Bring your dog to see Santa at the 9th Annual Santa ‘Paws’ fundraising event to benefit Cape Ann Animal Aid on Sunday, December 2, from 11am to 2pm at Smith’s Ace Hardware and Lumber in Rockport and Saturday, December 8, from … Continue reading

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Open House at Present Sunday 5-7pm!

Please Join Us Sunday, December 2 from 5-7 for bit of food and drink as we celebrate this season of Present. 271 Main St.  Gloucester

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If There Is One Family Day I’d Say You Must Circle On Your Calendar In The Month of December It’s The Middle Street Walk

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. Sure … Continue reading

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Community Photos 11/30/12

The Pioneer Club did a wonderful job creating wreaths for the church fair on Saturday Dec 1st at Trinity Congregational Church. 9-2 pm. Looking forward to seeing Santa too! Ten Pound Island Light photo by Anthony Marks HMS Bounty In … Continue reading

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Molly Bish Life “Guard” Safety Kits Free December 1st At The Manchester Athletic Club Holiday Fair

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Community Stuff 11/30/12

The Fair features fresh holiday greens, centerpieces, wreaths and plants; exceptional handcrafts; and a glittering display of costume jewelry. We pride ourselves on the festive presentation and wrapping of home-baked, gourmet foods and preserves. Find a delightful surprise at our … Continue reading

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More From Tugster (Gloucester From A New Yorkah’s Perspective)

Road Fotos 26 November 28, 2012 in arts, gallivant, Massachusetts, photos | Tags: Cape Ann, Fitz Henry Lane, Good Morning gloucester, Gordon W. Thomas, tugster Three years ago when I visited Cape Ann, I returned obsessed with ideas about edifices … Continue reading

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The New Cell Phone- Samsung Galaxy S3

Just picked up the relatively new flagship Android phone The Samsung Galaxy S3.  Had the original HTC EVO 4G for 2.5 years and it was a little long in the tooth. If anyone would have asked me before I had … Continue reading

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Ron Beckley of Gloucester, who specializes in disaster services technology, has been deployed to New Jersey To Aid In disaster relief after Hurricane Sandy

Red Cross volunteers deployed after Hurricane Sandy From the American Red Cross- American Red Cross volunteers from Eastern Massachusetts, after working in our communities during Hurricane Sandy, are accepting deployments to states devastated by the superstorm. Ron Beckley of Gloucester, … Continue reading

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Grandma, What Big Teeth You Have!

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Sunset on a cold November day

Magic sunset

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