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Joey Ciaramitaro, a blogger from Gloucester, Mass., called it “ridiculously disfigured” and “horribly disproportionate.”

Yeah, that pretty much sums it up. New York Times, Front Page.  It’s What We Do. Click here for the entire story Excerpt- When Jonesport joined Beals to make a lobster trap tree on the island for the first time … Continue reading

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Get Down To The Lobster Trap Tree For Tonight’s Tree Lighting Tonight at 5PM!

2011 Gloucester Lobster Trap Tree Sista Felicia Pics VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL

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Painting Buoys At Art Haven Today Pics From Sista Felicia

Get your kids down there tomorrow and be part of the great tradition. Take a pic of your kid’s painted buoy, send it in ahere at goodmorninggloucester@yahoo.com and I promise to post it on GMG.  Don’t forget to add your … Continue reading

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The 2011 Gloucester Lobster Trap Tree Is Moving On Up!!!!

Photo from Ed Collard

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David Brooks, Shane O’Neil and Jesse Cremeans Deliver The Last of The Lobster Trap Tree Traps

It’s all fun when you are building the lobster Trap Tree and there are a bunch of people lending a hand.  Dismantling it and delivering the traps long after the fanfare has subsided shows dedication. Huge props to the boys … Continue reading

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This Is It!!!!! Friday Night- The Art Haven Lobster Buoy Auction and Art Show

You know all that positive energy that began way back when the lobstermen donated the use of their traps, the merry elves from Art Haven and the usual suspects spent days coordinating and building the lobster trap tree, the kids … Continue reading

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Art Haven Buoy Auction Banner Made By Anna the Elf

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More Buoys To Paint During The Winter Carnival Block Party! Saturday Dec 18th

Art Haven Director Dawn Gadow Writes- Thanks so much to everyone who came out to paint buoys at Art Haven last weekend! We had a record number of buoys painted and wanted to make sure to say a huge thanks … Continue reading

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Be A Part of The Gloucester Lobster Trap Tree- Buoy Painting At Art Haven Dec 10th and 11th

What sets our lobster trap tree apart from the inferior sterile ones from Maine?  Well it’s the kids of course!  Our children get to paint buoys at Art Haven with their names or designs or Scenes on them to adorn … Continue reading

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Lobster Trap Tree Wars Covered By The Associated Press

Lobster ports create Christmas trees — from traps AP – In this photo taken on Dec. 2, 2010, Albert Carver, looks at a 50-foot-tall Christmas tree made of lobster … By CLARKE CANFIELD, Associated Press Clarke Canfield, Associated Press – … Continue reading

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2010 Gloucester Lobster Trap Tree Built In A Day

Decorating of buoys for the tree will take place at Art Haven on Dec. 10th and 11th from 10am-4pm with the official lighting at 5:00 pm on the 11th. Feel free to call for more information.    978 283 3888

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The 2010 Gloucester Lobster Trap Tree Is Up- David Brooks Has Some Words of Thanks

A special thank you to all involved with the 2010 Lobster Trap Christmas Tree. The tree isn’t as big as last year but It certainly is a beauty. Standing around 30 ft. topped off with a lobster trap star. Its … Continue reading

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The 2010 Gloucester Lobster Trap Tree Takes Shape Pics From Donna Ardizzoni

Rick Moore and Russell Hobbs In the Heart Of The Monster Russell Hobbs, Paul Morrison and Rick Moore In The Belly Of The Beast

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Gloucester Lobster Trap Tree ’10 -The Beginning

Featuring the 9:00AM Crew- David and Daniel Brooks, Paul Morrison, Shane and his brother The Emo kid, Scotty Horne, Ed Collard, Donna Ardizzoni and Rick Moore. If you have any time at all today they could surely use a hand … Continue reading

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Looking For Lobster Trap Tree Volunteers

Help build the lobster trap tree! Hi Joey,  Please get the word out. The Planned build for the 2010 Lobster Trap Christmas Tree is This Sat-Sun. Nov. 22-28th. We are still in need of volunteers for the build. Which will … Continue reading

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I Wanna Puke!!!!

The Discovery Channel chooses to film the construction of The Inferior Vanilla Rockland Lobster Trap tree as opposed to The REAL DEAL. Read On- Discovery Channel to film Lobster Trap Christmas Tree Gloucester’s 2009 Tree- click picture for slide show … Continue reading

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The Gloucester UK/US Connection

From Linn Parisi- Hi Joey, Got this alert from the Gloucestershire UK destination marketing organization executive director whom I’ve been communicating with re: the Gloucester UK/US connection. The article was in their local paper’s equivalent of the GD Times’ Saturday “Talk of … Continue reading

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