Due to impending Turkey-eating holiday this week, We are commandeering Wednesday night at the Rhumb Line for a night of pre-digestive exercise. This means the heavy dancing guns.
So, C’mon down and boogie your scruples away to Mr. Orville Giddings and crew, featuring The Tower of Kielbasa Horns. That’s world-famous Mr. Marque Earley on honkophone and Tootin’ Tom Palance, on strumpet. Furthermore, a new guy: Mr. Kent Allyn will be poking’ those ivories in the nose. Wait till you hear this guy! Li’l Steevee Chaggaris will be thumpin’ and I’ll be basic. We’re gonna start a li’l later, too: 9 to midnight. Comport or contort yourself! Ask your yoga instructor if The Blues Bash is right for you!
Wednesday November 25 9pm-12am
40 Railroad Avenue
Gloucester, MA 01930
Spicy String Beans with Toasted Sesame
Spicy up Thanksgiving with this easy to prepare, side dish! Last week I served these delicious green beans with a Roasted Asian Infused Turkey. The family gave both a two thumbs up!https://instagram.com/p/-eEO3Cg13U/
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From the New Yorker
“Enough from the hatemongers, the fearmongers, and the warmongers. When are they gonna let the fishmongers speak?”
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Bobby- Patriots 38 Bills 10
Erik Lorden- Patriots 42 Bills 9
Chris DeWolfe- Patriots 34 Bills 27
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Come do your holiday shopping for the gardeners in your life at Backyard Growers this Saturday for SHOP LOCAL SATURDAY! We have new t-shirts, ready-to-go garden gift tins filled with donated products from local businesses, and High Mowing seeds, sprouts, and gift boxes. 100% of your purchase will support our non-profit programs that benefit Gloucester kids and families!
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Caffe Sicilia has a few pumpkin, ricotta, coconut cream, and pecan pies still available. They are going fast so hurry on in! Please pick up your pie orders before 8pm Wednesday night as they are closed Thanksgiving Day.
Mayor Sefatia stops in for a quick cup of Caffe Sicilia fabulous vegigie soup during her super busy day and shares a bite with Wicked Tuna Captain Hollywood Bill Muniz.
Left to right Mario Balstreri (seated), Peter Zappa, our Mayor, and Peter Locontro
Virgilios is making their usual mountain of rolls for Thanksgiving. Walk in service is available and for a large order, it’s best to let them know ahead of time. Virgilos is open through Wednesday at 5pm, closed Thanksgiving Day.
Joe and Nancy Virgilio wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving!
Yummm, Virgilios cookies look so inviting arrayed with Thanksgiving pies!
Jon and Alexandra wish all a Happy Thanksgiving!
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This was the sky on the other side of the road from where the fallstreak hole was at Good Harbor. I don’t ever remember seeing crazy cloud formations like these before in my life. I see them all the time now, and they just look very strange to me. Does anyone else find them strange?
Crows are very social and caring creatures, and also among the smartest animals on the planet. (See WPBS A Murder of Crows)
When I was a girl, I rescued an injured crow and nursed him back to health. The day after I released him in the back yard and he flew off, he returned with a mass murder numbering scores of crows, all cawing and covering the back yard, with him at the head of them. I guess he brought them to meet me, or they came to thank me for taking care of him. It was pretty amazing, and I still remember it like it was yesterday.
A group of crows is called a “murder.” There are several different explanations for the origin of this term, mostly based on old folk tales and superstitions.
For instance, there is a folktale that crows will gather and decide the capital fate of another crow.
Many view the appearance of crows as an omen of death because ravens and crows are scavengers and are generally associated with dead bodies, battlefields, and cemeteries, and they’re thought to circle in large numbers above sites where animals or people are expected to soon die.
But the term “murder of crows” mostly reflects a time when groupings of many animals had colorful and poetic names. Other fun examples of “group” names include: an ostentation of peacocks, a parliament of owls, a knot frogs, and a skulk of foxes.
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The Magnolia Library & Community Center has just learned that Blue Man Group has cancelled tonight’s (Nov.23) performance. Some of our Taste of Magnolia attendees won tickets to tonight’s performance last Friday night. The good news: Live auction winners who purchased tickets for tonight’s performance can now use their tickets for ANY performance through December 20! Please contact the MLCC at (978) 525-3343 if you have any questions and please share this info so we reach everyone. Thanks!
Cape Ann Youth Hockey Challenger Program was the winner at the most recent Awesome Gloucester Pitch Night, receiving $1000 from the local micro grant foundation to support skating and hockey instruction for disabled children. The money will be used to purchase adaptive equipment for the participants.
Each month the Gloucester chapter of the Awesome Foundation solicits proposals from the community and chooses the top three to attend a public Pitch Night on the evening of the third Monday. Submitters make their case before the 20 local trustees who have each donated $50 toward the monthly award. The top vote getter walks away with $1000 in cash. Proposals to make Gloucester more awesome can be made at Awesome Gloucester.
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“In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you.”
Gautama Buddha (circa 563-483 BCE)
Although the exact historicity of his life is lost in time it is generally accepted that Siddhartha Gautama, born a prince in what is now Nepal, was a member of the warrior/ruler class who, as a mature and married man, renounced his noble life and began many years of wandering and study, ultimately rejecting the extremes of asceticism and hedonism to establish a middle way to spiritual awakening. He spent the rest of his life teaching the Dharma, or the nature of things, and expounding the Eightfold Path and the Four Noble Truths, the acceptance of which is said to be the route to Nirvana, the perfect peace of a mind free from ignorance, greed and hatred. He is also reputed to have said “The trouble is, you think you have time.”