Posts Tagged 'mcseagulls'

Reggae Church with the Dani Tribesmen

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Winters are cold here. And quiet.

But we hardy Yankees always manage to find an enjoyable way of passing the dark months. A couple of years ago, local musician Dave Gagne approached McSeagull’s owner Ralph Smith with an idea to help them both. His wildly popular reggae band, the Dani Tribesmen, are known for their sell-out cruises on Sunday nights during the summer. What about offering brunch on Sunday afternoons in the winter, complete with live music? Hence “Reggae Church” was ...

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The World is Mine Oyster

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In my last blog I talked about our buddies at Wicked Joe, and how important we thought it was to buy and serve as much fresh, local food that you could.

In Boothbay Harbor, we are lucky enough to live in the middle of a good food galaxy, and Ralph & Elena Smith are going where no Foodie has gone before. At least in Boothbay Harbor.

Their latest dream is Mine Oyster, a Raw Bar and Gathering Place with room ...

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Fisherman’s Festival – 2011

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When I was a kid . . . (Cue gentle snoring).

Ahem. When I was a kid, we used to go visit my Great-Grandmother in Groton, VT for the annual Fall Festival. At the time I thought it was pretty hokey. They would have a parade, with the town’s single fire engine, kids with decorated bikes and ...

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The Genuine Goodness of Mr. & Mrs. Smith

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I’m going to keep this one short and sweet.

I attended the Ocean Classroom benefit yesterday at McSeagull’s, and I need to thank Ralph & Elena Smith, yet again.

Mr. & Mrs. Smith.

Their kindness and generosity are legendary, and there are very few people in Boothbay Harbor that haven’t contributed ...

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Winter in Boothbay Harbor + New Restaurant Review

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Well . . . Here it is, the end of January already.

Winter at the Welch House Inn

You’re probably wondering what we do for fun during the winter. To be honest, it is pretty sleepy here from Christmas to Easter, but we manage to amuse ourselves.

We go out to friend’s houses alot ...

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