Daily Archives: January 20, 2013

USS Rockport – a Mystery From Bill Hubbard

Bill Hubbard writes- Joey, Did you now that the Town of Rockport had a ship named for it in 1917?  But, her name was changed to USS Nantucket only 115 days later.  She was first the USS Ranger, later USS … Continue reading

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Noble Smith Has Some Nice Things To Say

Good Morning Gloucester: Although a resident of Harpswell Maine, I am frequently in Gloucester where I consult with two organizations – The Schooner Adventure and the Christopher Cutler Rich Animal Shelter, Early on in these consulting associations well over a … Continue reading

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5 Questions With @Joey_C’s Favorite Twitter Peeps- Steve Saleeba

Starting out with Steve Saleeba- @TheSteveDuJour .  Steve is one of my favorite people on twitter for a couple of reasons.  He has a sarcastic edge but also tweets interesting breaking news tidbits.  IMO there’s nothing worse than when someone … Continue reading

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Sea Wall

 “The sea does not like to be restrained. ” ― Rick Riordan, The Lightning Thief

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The worker under the bridge

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Steve Noble, Mike Patil, Marco Numerosi and Toby Pett At The Pats Game -Send In Your Patriots Celebration Pics and Ill Post ‘Em

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Just Pretty

Just going for the pretty and uncontroversial. Thanks to Joey, I can do that. E.J. Lefavour

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Perkins Street Fire Help

Sefathia wrires- Good afternoon friends Jackie Hardy and myself need some help we are looking for a space, for 3 days to collect clothes, household items etc for the Perkins Street Fire victims, no stairs please. Any suggestions or ideas? … Continue reading

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GMG: A Powerhouse of Positivity for Gloucester

In response to the commenters yesterday who implied that by virtue of contributing to GMG, we contributors are somehow tainted: As only one member of the GMG team, I speak only for myself. My policy is no public recriminations and no … Continue reading

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Tweet of The Day From Fitnesss Motivator

A lifeis not important except in the impact it has on other lives. -Jackie Robinson — Fitness Motivator (@Fit_Motivator) January 18, 2013

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Wednesdays with Fly Amero – Allen Estes hosting with Fozzie Hill as his guest.

Surf & Turf Specials! Wednesdays Only!Hello everyone! Wednesday, January 23rd Special Guest: FOZZIE HILL! Y’gotta just love this picture of the “Fozz”, knowing that her spirit has not changed one single tiny little bit since the day it was taken.  She … Continue reading

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Rotary District 7930 will hold its 3rd annual Polar Plunge on Saturday February 9

Rotary District 7930 will hold its 3rd annual Polar Plunge on Saturday February 9, 2013 at Long Beach in Gloucester at 11:30 A.M.  The event is part Rotary International’s ongoing campaign to eradicate polio in our lifetime. The event is … Continue reading

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Missing Cat, Nano

I saw these flyers at CVS this morning. I hope they find their cat. ~Alicia

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Poll results

Well, the results of yesterday’s poll are pretty clear.  The vast majority of those who voted, were of the opinion that I should keep posting on GMG, perhaps including some disclaimer, or commentary when I disagree with something.  That’s pretty … Continue reading

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Sharon Lowe Photography

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2nd Annual Maritime Summit at Cruiseport

Hi Joey, We are getting a few participants and a couple of exhibitors for the 2nd Annual Maritime Summit at Cruiseport on Feb 7th. The sign up details and links for maritime summit posted on Gloucester Marine Terminal Blog (blog … Continue reading

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