Gloucester

By - 12/15/14 - 7:37 am

UPDATE: They light the menorah Tuesday evening.

And, yes, they know lobster isn't kosher:

That’s why there are no lobsters in any of the pots and no one is eating the menorah so get over yourself Smugly McLeviticus.

Also, the menorah is 20 feet tall:

Temple Ahavat Achim now beats the White Rock South Surrey Jewish Community Centre of Vancouver for the largest

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By - 12/10/14 - 8:03 pm

Transit Police report a man, believed to be in his 40s, was on the inbound side of the tracks near West Gloucester station when he was hit and killed by an inbound commuter-rail train around 6:30 p.m.

Police and the DA's office are investigating what the man was doing on the tracks.

Yesterday, a woman was hit by a train in Bridgewater, but... Read more

By - 12/7/14 - 11:25 am

Good Morning Gloucester reports Temple Ahavat Achim plans to build a menorah out of lobster traps this year.

By - 9/20/14 - 7:20 pm

We need to stop litter and keep Massachusetts clean by spreading the word about the Yes on Question 2 campaign.

The Bottle Bill is the most effective recycling tool we have. Eighty percent of bottles covered by the Bottle Bill’s 5-cent deposit are recycled. Yes on Question 2 would add a bottle deposit to water, sports drinks, tea, juices, and other drinks that were... Read more

By - 9/9/14 - 8:09 am
Gloucester lobster boat heads out to sea

Joey Ciaramitaro captured the F/V Kathryn Leigh heading out from Gloucester Harbor for some lobstering at 5:51 a.m. today.

Copyright Joey Ciaramitaro. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 9/8/14 - 8:16 pm

Good Morning Gloucester reports the latest on what could be the remains of a a colonial-era ship uncovered on Coffins Beach.

By - 7/15/14 - 8:31 am
Gloucester Harbor at dawn

Joey Ciaramitaro of Good Morning Gloucester captured the scene this morning in Gloucester Harbor.

Copyright Joey Ciaramitaro. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 3/17/14 - 8:52 am

Up in Gloucester, they know from lobster. Joey at Good Morning Gloucester lands a knockout blow on some foodie site that thinks "the perfect lobster roll" includes anise, lemongrass, ginger and arbol chiles:

Listen here anyone who would describe themselves as a “Foodie”. Do all us normal real folk a favor and spare us your stupid frickin lobster roll recipes that include anything other

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By - 2/5/14 - 8:18 am
Upended car in Gloucester

State Police report only minor injuries when this car upended on 128 north in Gloucester this morning.

By - 7/21/13 - 8:56 am

Kids in Gloucester are hauling 50 lobster traps a day with their solar-powered hauler.

By - 7/1/13 - 11:50 am

St. Peter procession, Gloucester

Greg Cook spent time this weekend in Gloucester for the annual St. Peter fiesta, which featured a procession through town and, of course, the greasy-pole competition, in which men, some dressed in tutus, tried to race or shimmy down a... Read more

By - 5/19/13 - 12:00 pm

Sith Lobster landed in Gloucester.

By - 4/8/13 - 8:29 am

Muffy White reports she and her family decided to clean up the side of the road near their home. Among the crap they found in just a third of a mile: "161 small bottles of Seagrams 7."

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