Harry and The Potters This Friday, June 21st at 7pm Sawyer Free Library

Harry and the Potters.  They’ve been around for a while (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_and_the_Potters), and they basically started what people now call ‘Wizard Rock’.  They recorded their latest album last summer with Tony at Bang-A-Song Studios, and loved the town and everything so much that they’re kicking off their tour here with a free show at the Sawyer … Continue reading Harry and The Potters This Friday, June 21st at 7pm Sawyer Free Library

Parade of Sails spotters and sportscasters as classic as Red Sox announcers!

Gorgeous morning brings big crowds to the boulevard for Gloucester 34th Annual Schooner Festival Parade of Sails. Color announcing is always excellent Photo Left to right: Laura with blue phone- assuming husband Jim spotting and calling in- major intel and committee work from both; Daisy Nell-great musician, singer, author and maritime gloucester historian – no … Continue reading Parade of Sails spotters and sportscasters as classic as Red Sox announcers!

Summer Pottery Classes

Summer Pottery Classes June 25 – August 18 Mondays with Cynthia 9-12:00 Tuesdays with Scott Tubby 6-9:00 Wednesdays with Cynthia 9-12:-00 Thursdays with Cynthia 6-9:00 Fridays with Anni Melancon 9-12:00 Come Get Muddy! To register, email: info@cynthiacurtispottery.com  or call 978-546-6186  

GOOD MORNING GLOUCESTER, BROUGHT TO YOU BY FAT AND FURRY CAPE ANN RIVER OTTERS!

For Joey, because I know how much he would love to encounter one of these beasts while swimming. Soulful eyes of River Otters. What a treat to come upon this North American River Otter family foraging along the pond’s edge. They are quite shy and mine was a brief encounter, but I hope to meet … Continue reading GOOD MORNING GLOUCESTER, BROUGHT TO YOU BY FAT AND FURRY CAPE ANN RIVER OTTERS!

$2400 Gloucester liquor license up in the air “feels like the lottery” and suggestions by Brian Hamilton

Another Gloucester Licensing Board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday May 9, 6PM at the City Hall Annex on Pond Road. Once issued, will it be flipped or will it be held? Here are some scenes from last week’s liquor license meeting at City Hall. Setting local caps on liquor licenses is outlined here Massachusetts laws. Those in favor of caps … Continue reading $2400 Gloucester liquor license up in the air “feels like the lottery” and suggestions by Brian Hamilton

Today’s NY Times: Holland Cotter reviews Stuart Davis art exhibit at the Whitney Museum

Pulitzer prize winning critic, Holland Cotter, gives the Stuart Davis (1892-1964) show at the Whitney Museum a mostly glowing review in today’s New York Times. One thing is a given. If the art of American modernist Stuart Davis is mentioned, Gloucester will pop up somewhere in the text. “Place was important to him, but the modern … Continue reading Today’s NY Times: Holland Cotter reviews Stuart Davis art exhibit at the Whitney Museum