Essex National Heritage: 7 Cape Ann awards, Bass Rocks Golf Club, & just how many people visit Salem?

There are 49 National Heritage Areas throughout the United States. Massachusetts shares three of its four with neighboring states: CT, NH and RI.  The fourth, Essex National Heritage Area, is the only one located entirely within the Commonwealth. The enviable Essex National Heritage Area was established in 1996 for all of Essex County, Massachusetts, its 34 cities and … Continue reading Essex National Heritage: 7 Cape Ann awards, Bass Rocks Golf Club, & just how many people visit Salem?

Caddy Shea waits for a customer | history Bass Rocks Golf Club ca.1910

Shea is perched on the rock. He told me it was worth the wait–eventually he made $40.  I was happy to see the dramatic fog burn off to a spectacular Father’s Day. Bass Rocks Golf Club filled up by mid day.  Bass Rocks Golf Club ca.1910 photo caption: Bass Rocks Golf Club, ca. 1910 (note … Continue reading Caddy Shea waits for a customer | history Bass Rocks Golf Club ca.1910

Frank Destino Memorial/ Celebration Slated For Jan 27th at Bass Rocks Golf Club

Tucker Destino submits- Hi Joe, We will be having a memorial/celebration for my uncle Frank Destino on Sunday, January 27th at 12pm at Bass Rocks Golf Club. We are reaching out to GHS Athletic Alumni and people of Gloucester who were unable to attend his services in Newton, Ma.  We are going to pass the … Continue reading Frank Destino Memorial/ Celebration Slated For Jan 27th at Bass Rocks Golf Club

Golf Outing at Bass Rocks Golf Club for the New Balance Track and Field at Newell Stadium–Update

UPDATE: Because of wet conditions at Bass Rocks Golf Club, the Gloucester Fishermen Athletic Association golf outing has been postponed until Tuesday, October 9. Tee Times are still available by calling Gerry Hart at 978-283-0686.   The Partnership between the City of Gloucester and the Gloucester Fishermen Athletic Association is producing outstanding results. As a … Continue reading Golf Outing at Bass Rocks Golf Club for the New Balance Track and Field at Newell Stadium–Update