Daily Archives: December 28, 2013

Gloucester Fishing Throwback- 1984 Mark and Tom Ring Fishing Aboard The Black Pearl

Pics From Tuffy

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Why Do Herons Stand on One Leg?

Great Blue Heron at Good Harbor Beach ~ Click to view larger There are several theories as to why birds, especially large wading birds such as herons and flamingoes, stand on one leg, or “unipedal resting” as scientist like to … Continue reading

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Rhythm of the Tide

Rhythm of the Tide There are places, like the Goose Cove Causeway, where the tide rushes into the cove, sounding like a marathon runner sucking air during the last kick before reaching the finish line. The water foams and the … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Chasm

On a cold December morning. Just looking at the ocean you know that it is cold.

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The Gloucester Fleet

The Gloucester Fleet “Trapper John”

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Start New Years Eve by helping to send Rockport High Band, Chorus & Orchestra students on a concert tour of Ireland and take home a rock star’s autograph

New Years Rockport Eve has so much music that trying to decide what to see will become your first decision of the 2014.  Check out the complete up-to-date music schedule here (this lists more shows than you’ll find on their … Continue reading

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Polar Plunge Today At Good Harbor For Pete Frates

Hello Joey, Please excuse me for being so last-minute with this request. Today at 1:00 PM approximately 200 COSTUMED plungers will jump into the water at GHB in support of Peter Frates (nephew of officer frates) who suffers from ALS … Continue reading

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This is not you’re grandpa’s bluegrass!

If you were at the Cape Ann Solstice concert, you heard Charlee Bianchini’s gorgeous version of Mark Erelli’s soulful “Snowed In.”  You may also remember Charlee say she was lucky enough to see him live — not many people are … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Muffin Tops With Mascarpone Frosting

Gingerbread Muffin Tops With Mascarpone Frosting My daughter Amanda and I have had a craving for a Gingerbread Muffin from the Gingerbread Confection Bakery chain out of town for over a week…every once in while my husband (AKA “St Barry”) … Continue reading

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Goose Cove Bridge, circa 1940

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Bringin Them Traps Home- Another Lobster Season Coming To A Close

The Jupiter II lugging them home.  

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USCGC Escanaba Fall 2013 D7 Patrol Video Out Of Boston

USCGC Escanaba Fall 2013 D7 Patrol Matt Bohannan writes- We used a few GoPro’s to gather dozens of hours of video over our 6 week patrol sped it up to take 6 minutes! Directed by SN Bohannan, produced by BM3 … Continue reading

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Beach Gourmet Ringing In The New Year :)

Dear Joey, As the New Year approaches, all of us at beach gourmet would like to thank you for your support and wish you and your family a very Happy New Year.  Let us assist with the final touches of … Continue reading

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