Author Archives: Manuel F. Simoes

About Manuel F. Simoes

Retired Business Software Consultant

Icelandic Horses even wait for spring in Essex

These horses born in Iceland, now living in Essex, await the warm weather, after this winter.

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Black Ocean Eel Finds Skinny Girl

Black Eel also became part of a Portuguese stew.

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Thick-Billed Murre Rests on Off Shore Lobster Boat

Photo Taken by a friend.

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For my Azorean Friends – Festas das Lajes do Pico

Gloucester has a strong tie to the Azores, I hope you enjoy. A video of the Festival of Lajes do Pico where I was born… parade of old traditions. Festas das Lajes do Pico

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Beauport Princess Captains wish everyone a Happy Valentine

Beauport Princess Valentine Dinner – be sure to view more photos by Terry Webber on  GoodMorningGloucester.

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After the Storm Breakfast at Mamie’s Kitchen

I hope everyone woke up without any property damage.

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Cape Ann Animal Aid Winter Ball Celebrates 50th Anniversary

A well attended event with great food, and great Auction participation at Cruiseport. CONGRATULATIONS My favorite Center Piece was from Mamie’s Kitchen.

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Fort Square Renovation – Future Great View

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Horse Legs Birch Trees

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People Watch Birds – Birds Watch People

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Christmas Toys at Ristorante La Trattoria and Pizzeria

Bruce Tarr and Sefatia Romeo Theken collect Toys for needy children at Ristorante La Trattoria and Pizzeria in Gloucester. Restaurant owner and staff, and all contributors make many children smile this Christmas.

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Biking in The Winter – Life is Good!

 

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Responsible Shop Owners Salt Sidewalks

Shop Main Street

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College Break at Sugar Magnolia’s

The future generation knows the best place in town for breakfast. Sugar Magnolia’s

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Azorean Tradition – Linguiça Making in Gloucester since 1898

  Steve and Jerry Burke carry on the tradition of making Azorean Linguiça in their family’s 1898 Linguiça Smoke house. The recipe they use is from their great grandmother who came to this country from Lajes do Pico Azores. The … Continue reading

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Bank Gloucester Hosts Hospice Tree of Lights

Patrick Thorpe President and CEO of Bank Gloucester hosts the Hospice Tree of Light on Dec 9th 2013, many people came to honor memory of loved ones, and support the dedicated work of Hospice .     Tree of Lights … Continue reading

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BENEFIT FOR RANDY BURNS Nov 30th Reminder

A Cape Ann Pee-Wee Football All-Star Game will be taking place on Saturday, November 30 at New Balance Field at Newell Stadium to benefit long time league board member and referee, Randy Burns.  Randy recently suffered a tragic accident which … Continue reading

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