Cape Ann Profiles: Lenny Linquata

June 21, 2021 / A Local Favorite, Good to Know, Local Characters

Gloucester’s remarkable growth as a destination is based on its history as a working seaport and fishing community and with this storied heritage comes a long list of salty characters and family legacies. Lenny Linquata, owner of The Gloucester House Restaurant and Blue Collar Lobster, and his family are among, well, the saltiest!

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Local Character: John Hammond, The Big Idea Guy

June 22, 2020 / Good to Know, History/Maritime, Local Characters, Things to Do & See

When John Hays Hammond, Jr. died in 1965, he was America’s 6th most prolific inventor. His death ended a 55-year career of doing what inventors do—applying new technologies, meet market demands, react to global and regional events, and solve the problems we face every day. In this sense, Hammond was very much an inventor’s inventor,… Read more »

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