Pat Morss writes,
In response to Mike’s sighting of Razorbills at the Dog Breakwater – exciting, Anne-Lise and I and family were in Norway last June to celebrate my mother-in-law’s 100th birthday and our 50th wedding anniversary. We took a side trip north of the Arctic Circle to the Lofoten Islands. On the island of Ross, we took a zodiak trip out to the “bird mountain” rookeries including Razorbills and Black-legged Kitttiwakes.
Over the weekend, many new of sightings of Hector, Gloucester and Rockport’s visiting Black Vulture, were reported. He was seen at residences all along East Main Street, back at the Rockport dump, and even in Rockport Harbor! Many thanks to reader Lauren T for sharing her photo.
Adventure man has just announced his expected completion of his run around the perimeter of the US to raise money for sick children: March 27 he is expected to arrived in Gloucester! Save the date. Donate if you can. Follow Adventureman I. Facebook and Twitter.
Step through the cheery pink door of Blume Coffee (“Flour Shop”) aside Mayflour Cakes & Confections at Whistlestop mall in Rockport Friday through Sunday for specialty coffees, teas, and hot chocolate (with to die for marshmallows), and not to miss Mayflour Confections daily bake treats.
Cape Ann has so many great scone options with its stellar bakeries–there could be a scone trail!
Have you made your dinner reservation yet for Valentine’s Day? Feather & Wedge is serving up a special menu for the occasion. Don’t miss out. Make your reservation today and make your sweetheart’s evening one to remember. Call 978.999.5917.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Feather & Wedge, 5 Main Street, Rockport, MA 01966
We hadn’t been to Gloucester House in a while and we stopped in recently. It was quite relaxing.
The view upon our return from New York!