CELEBRATING CAPE ANN SMALL BUSINESS WEEK, SEPTEMBER 21-25 The Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Cape Ann Small Business Week 2020 is being celebrated this week in conjunction with National Small Business Week. Every year since 1981 the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce has designated a special week to […]
The Government Affairs Council since April has held its monthly meetings via Zoom At the Council’s most recent meeting on August 11, Peter gave an update on the Chamber operations, including staff participation on Gloucester’s and Rockport’s reopening advisory groups. Michele French updated the Council on continuing conversations among Essex town officials and the Essex […]
Summer 2020 was an extraordinary time for Cape Ann’s visitor-based businesses, and this was a topic of conversation for our Tourism Council, which met on August 14. Those who attended this month’s meeting reported that were signs of hope for many of the business who serve those visiting Cape Ann, despite the disruptions of […]
Good Golly Miss Molly – where did the summer go?! The cooler air is rolling in, the humidity is rolling out, and the trials and tribulations of summer 2020 on Cape Ann – and signs of renewed prosperity – are leading us into the fall. Never in our modern day history have we seen such […]
Event at New Location on Gloucester’s Harbor Loop Marked by Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony, Placement of Time Capsule, and Community-Wide Online Broadcast The Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce and the Cape Ann Community Foundation celebrated the official opening of their new office and visitor center on Gloucester’s Harbor Loop on August 28. Read the full press release […]
It was a beautiful day on August 30th, celebrating local businesses at Sale By The Sea in Manchester-by-The-Sea See the full photo album here.