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Make Your Voices Heard for the Monarchs!

This is not a request to donate money. Click here to sign this petition and tell the EPA to protect the Monarchs! P.S. The photo that is on the NRDC’s Monarch petition page is my photo, of a male and … Continue reading

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Savour Wine and Cheese First Annual Spring Wine and Beer Tasting, with Appetizers by Chef Matt Beach

First Annual Spring Wine and Beer Tasting Sunday, April 13, 1-4 p.m. Complimentary! 76 Prospect St., Gloucester, Ma. 978 282-1455  Our wine vendors will be pouring over 80 wines and craft beers from around the world but there will be a few changes. We … Continue reading

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Mikey Wins Plastic Head on Small Animal Photo Contest!

Mandy Leone Moffett on behalf of her son Mikey submitted three photos of “Squirrel With Plastic Horse Head”. Contest rules here. Contest rules state that entries had to be photographed in March and sent in on April 1st. So Mikey … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS: THE TOASTERS coming to Gloucester on their 2014 World Tour ~ See them on a BOAT with the MILE 21 Reunion

If you’re a member of our Concert Club (click here to join — it’s free) you already know about this — and you may already have your tickets.  Now it’s time for all you FOBs to get your chance before … Continue reading

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Junction at Sadler, Mt. Vernon and Elwell Then and Now From Brenda Davis

Brenda Davis has been posting incredible then and now photo montages to our GMG Google + Community Group Here’s one. you can see all of them full sized at the in the Group Page Join the GMG Google+ Community and … Continue reading

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Music venues abound — and a new one is on the way!

Woke up to a dusting of new snow that was gone by noon.  Only a few dirty-gray-white winter leftovers remain as the sun burns a bright spot behind the clouds — too shy to show its full face.  Does this presage one … Continue reading

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Having some fun with a radio ad and Adobe Premiere

Now we often fast forward through TV commercials or change the car radio station when an ad come on, but once in a while somebody crafts such a good radio spot that you can’t help but listen.  That’s what our friends Aurelia Nelson & … Continue reading

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Winter Blues…Spring Blues…Summer Blues

OK, folks.  Time to kiss the cold winter blues bye bye and get ready for hot spring & summer blues starting next Saturday, April 5th, with the hottest concert of the season just down the road at Beverly’s Larcom Theatre featuring Gracie Curran … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS: Local Rock Star, Jon Butcher, to appear with SOLD OUT “Experience Hendrix” show TOMORROW – Catch him on camera and WIN!

Do you have tickets to tomorrow’s sold out Experience Hendrix show at Hampton Beach Casino?  If so, we’ve got a job for you.  Our friend Jon Butcher (who moved to Cape Ann a year or so ago) has been asked to join Buddy … Continue reading

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Megan Burtt is Back

Every year or so, Megan Burtt comes to Gloucester to visit her good friend and Berklee chum, Chelsea Berry — and to treat us to her thoughtful, moving, gorgeous music at local venues.  This time she’s at Old Sloop next Saturday, … Continue reading

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“Happy” Video for For All the GMG Puppy-Dog-Animal Lovers !

In honor of National Puppy Day which, depending on what publication you read, was either the 21st of March or is upcoming tomorrow, on the 23rd of March ~ National Puppy Day is an unofficial holiday created to encourage the … Continue reading

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The Writer’s Book Club Event at Duckworth’s Bistrot

Chris Anderson This past Sunday’s Writer’s Book Club Event, held at Duckworth’s Bistrot, was well-attended. Chris Anderson, the editor and co-founder of Eastern Point Lit House, led a very interesting discussion about the book The Things They Carried, written by … Continue reading

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New England Lost Ski Areas Project

Toby  Pett Forwards- New England Lost Ski Areas Project

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Brooke Welty Asks- What’s The Deal With St Joseph’s Novena In Our GMG Community Google Plus Group

Brooke asks- Brooke Welty -  Yesterday 9:19 PM I’ve been seeing all these posts about a St. Joseph novena. As an unchurched heathen, I’m utterly clueless. On top of that, I’m not Italian so I literally have no idea what … Continue reading

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Susan Kelly from Generous Gardeners Shares the Following “Save the Dates” ~

Save the Dates – Gardening Events in Gloucester March 2014 to October 2014 Dear Generous Gardener, Even though it doesn’t feel like it, Spring is coming soon!  We have some dates for you to mark on your Calendars. Open Gloucester … Continue reading

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2014 North Shore Magazine’s BONS Awards Are Live! Vote For Your Local Fav’s

Voting For Your Favorite Local Businesses and Services Is A Good Way To Reward Them For The Hard Work They Do All Year Long Click Here To Fill Out Your Ballot   I haven’t voted yet but I have to … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS: You asked for it, you got it: Another extravaganza at Gloucester’s UU Meetinghouse APRIL 25

Finally, we can answer all the people who ask, “When are you going to produce another concert at the UU Meetinghouse?” Gloucester singer, songwriter, performer, creative genius, 3rian King has put together a spectacular show with other top Gloucester talent, … Continue reading

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