Kory's Stories: The Week That Was
Hope you had a great weekend! Here’s what we’ve been up to:
We finally caught our breath after the 6th Annual Fall Fest. The weather was perfect! Thanks to all who went, including the participants. Special thanks to Marshall’s Farm Stand for sponsoring and Cape Ann’s Marina Resort for hosting. See you at the 6th Annual Strawberry Fest on June 1, 2019!
Tables for our next Left Right Center Tournament are starting to fill up. The tournament benefits the Elks Scholarship Fund. It’s Friday, October 26, from 6:30-9pm. The Yellow Sub will be providing food for purchase! Wanna play? RSVP at BridgeCapeAnn.com: https://bit.ly/2t3d1NX
Check out our latest videos for two popular events happening this month at Mile Marker: Cigar & Wine Night on October 17 https://bit.ly/2QQsxH6 and the Drag Queen Invasion on October 24 https://bit.ly/2QQE3SU
Laughing for Lexington is a comedy at The Elks on Thursday, October 18 featuring 3 Boston comics to help benefit the Magnolia Library. Details here: https://bit.ly/2pSaipg
Tonno owner Anthony Caturano is donating 100% of sales of their Triple C cocktail to the Lenny Zakim Fund in honor of his late sister, Christina, who passed away from breast cancer. Details here: https://bit.ly/2IYjykh
Timeline Cape Ann is a series of minute-long videos Kory is producing for 1623 Studios that focuses on the backstories of local figures, landmarks, and geographic points of interest. He works with Cape Ann Museum for archival images and Gloucester Historical Commission for facts. This is The History of Gloucester’s Stage Fort Park: https://bit.ly/2Or1kxP
And if you missed the first episode, here’s The History of Gloucester’s American Legion Building: https://bit.ly/2zF28pQ
Word is that Gloucester businesses and residents plan to ramp up holiday decorations and the Chamber of Commerce is running a monthlong contest to promote the area. The Bridge is helping out.
Speaking of the holidays, The Bridge is booking important dates to round out 2018. So far, we have vending events at Riversbend in Essex and The Elks at Bass Rocks, Ornament Painting with Pauline Bresnahan at Trio Restaurant, and live coverage of the Kent Circle Christmas Tree Lighting as well as the Lobster Trap Tree Lighting.