There’s A Reason the Causeway Restaurant Is Ranked 5th our of 127 Restaurants In Gloucester On trip Advisor

I have no idea how they put out the quality food and huge portions that they do at The Causeway but I’m not about to question it- the formula just works.  People drive from Upstate New York just to eat here.  Insider tip: This is the time of year to eat here.  I don’t even … Continue reading There’s A Reason the Causeway Restaurant Is Ranked 5th our of 127 Restaurants In Gloucester On trip Advisor

ROCK ON R. B. STRONG (LITERALLY!) WORK CONTINUES ON THE NILES POND BRACE COVE CAUSEWAY RESTORATION

The arduous work of rebuilding the Niles Pond Brace Cove causeway continues, despite the mid-week blizzard. I walked the causeway Tuesday night and then again the past several mornings–the pace of the restoration is fantastic and will soon be completed. Many, many thanks to the generous residents of Eastern Point who are striving to keep … Continue reading ROCK ON R. B. STRONG (LITERALLY!) WORK CONTINUES ON THE NILES POND BRACE COVE CAUSEWAY RESTORATION

SHORING UP THE NILES POND-BRACE COVE CAUSEWAY BEFORE THE NEXT NOR’EASTER (ARRIVING TONIGHT)

With the third nor’easter to hit our shores during the month of March expected to arrive tonight, track-hoe excavator Larry shares that the work continued today to fortify the causeway, and to possibly get more water to flow through the clogged drain that is preventing excess water from leaving Niles Pond. For our readers general … Continue reading SHORING UP THE NILES POND-BRACE COVE CAUSEWAY BEFORE THE NEXT NOR’EASTER (ARRIVING TONIGHT)

BREAKING: BRACE COVE-NILES POND CAUSEWAY ANNIHILATED, NILES POND FLOODING #GLOUCESTERMA NOR’EASTER RILEY

The beautiful newly constructed causeway that separates Niles Pond and Brace Cove, which was rebuilt several years ago, is now a jumble of rocks and boulders. Niles Pond Road is narrowing from the sea water surging into the Pond. The water has nowhere to go. The road to the Retreat House is impassable.  The destructive force of … Continue reading BREAKING: BRACE COVE-NILES POND CAUSEWAY ANNIHILATED, NILES POND FLOODING #GLOUCESTERMA NOR’EASTER RILEY

This Is The Time Of The Year Locals Get To Enjoy The Fantastic Causeway Restaurant 

I feel like if you’ve been here for more than ten minutes you already know how incredible the portions and service at The Causeway Restaurant On Essex Ave in Gloucester.  But in case you needed a reminder- thus is the time of the year you can actually get in and be seated right away.  Captain … Continue reading This Is The Time Of The Year Locals Get To Enjoy The Fantastic Causeway Restaurant 

SCENES FROM AN EARLY MORNING WALK ALONG THE BRACE COVE NILES POND CAUSEWAY

View this post on Instagram Sleepy Mr. Swan waking up on this coldest and most blustery morning of the season #scenesofnewengland A post shared by Kim Smith (@kimsmithdesigns) on Nov 21, 2016 at 4:56am PST View this post on Instagram Mixed flock of gulls and ducks feeding in the surf Brace Cove #scenesofnewengland #gloucesterma A … Continue reading SCENES FROM AN EARLY MORNING WALK ALONG THE BRACE COVE NILES POND CAUSEWAY

Outstanding Cape Ann Environmental News: Niles Pond and Brace Cove Causeway Restoration Underway!

The berm, or causeway, separating Brace Cove and Niles Pond is undergoing extensive maintenance. As has been reported here on GMG many times, the berm was severely damaged by a succession of storms, very notably after Superstorm Sandy. The causeway is also increasingly at risk because the Brace Cove breakwater has deteriorated, which means that the berm is harder hit … Continue reading Outstanding Cape Ann Environmental News: Niles Pond and Brace Cove Causeway Restoration Underway!