Over touristed: Cape Cod. Underappreciated: Cape Ann

May 17, 2019 / Awards & Praise, Good to Know, Things to Do & See

With permission to post by Alexandra Pecci | Featured in The Washington Post, May 9, 2019 For sandy beaches, historic art colonies and postcard-worthy landscapes without the mind-numbing traffic, try Massachusetts’s “other cape,” Cape Ann, where it’s relatively easy to find budget-friendly summer lodging.   In Gloucester, known as America’s oldest seaport, a busy working waterfront… Read more »

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Gloucester MA: At the Intersection of Fisheries and Art

September 20, 2018 / Awards & Praise, Good to Know, History, Outdoor Adventures, Things to Do & See

With permission by Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Featured in Gateway Mavens, September 19, 2018 WHY GO: The iconic statue, “The Man At the Wheel” defines Gloucester MA past and present. Sporting foul weather gear, the Fisherman’s Memorial, erected in 1923, lists the thousands of Gloucester mariners lost at sea. Home port of the Andrea Gail – the fishing boat that… Read more »

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Green Gloucester

June 23, 2018 / Awards & Praise

The City of Gloucester is committed to clean, renewable energy and energy conservation. Gloucester has been officially designated a Green Community by the Massachusetts Department of Energy and Environmental Affairs. In their August 2016 report “Renewable Communities,” Environment Massachusetts recognized Gloucester as one of 18 communities leading the way in the state in sustainability, renewable energy, and… Read more »

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