Feature and event photos from my time at The Gloucester Daily Times.
Rachel Rivard brings the UMass Amherst Minuteman Marching Band to "stand-by" during their warm ups at practice.
3 year old Luke Skywalker, Landon Shattuck, excitedly points at various Spiderman memorabilia as he rides on Jeremiah Fortier's shoulders at Boston Comicon on August 4, 2013.
Zoe Brown, 10, stands covered in foam, provided by the Manchester Fire Department, after a day of public safety demonstrations by the Manchester and Beverly Fire Departments with the Manchester Summer Playground program.
A UMass Minutemen Marching Band sousaphone player gets caught in the middle of the UMass football team’s entrance onto the field during their last home game on November 23 2012 as he tried to join his section on the other side of the field after their pre-game field show.
Melissa Hart of Sugar Magnolias tosses her colorful corn mixture during the Seafood Throwdown at the Cape Ann Farmers' Market yesterday. Sugar Magnolias went up against Alchemy Cafe in the throwdown and walked away with a win.
Madelyne Dixon, 8 of Rockport and her mom, Heidi Goodwin go face to face with an alligator at the "One World, Many Tails" event put on by Rockport Library with the help of Critters 'N Creatures.
Six year old triplets Ellie, Lucy and Max Wendell along with their 8 year old brother James, all of Ipswich, enjoy their time on the swings at Memorial Field playground in Essex.
Danny Mears of North Shore Outdoors Kayak Center wrangles some of the kayaks in the harbor during his shift at the center.
UMass Amherst Minutemen Marching Band Sousaphones, known for their third-quarter antics, building a human pyramid during a football home game.
Sophomore Biology major Zak Carlson-Sypek stays plugged into his laptop while students and teachers alike walk up and down the journalism corridor of Bartlett Hall on October 1 2012.
UNH graduates make their way across Main Street as they march to Memorial Field for the commencement ceremonies.
One-year-old Vaughn Creeden of Essex crawls threw the water at Comono Point in Essex.
Freshman biology major Mike Lemieux practices strapping one of his fellow classmates, senior nero science major Tim Haggerty, to a stretcher during one of the Wednesday night EMT training classes at Draper Hall on October 23 . Lemieux and Haggerty both intend on getting their EMT licenses even though it is not required of them for their majors.
First graders Jayden Toppan, Adam Bazel and Michael Toppan play their Kazoos during the Veterans Memorial Elementary School Holiday Sing-a-Long on Thursday.
From left to right, Sophia Palumbo, 8, Mila Barry, 8, Emma Christopher, 8, Lila Olsen, 9, Justin McNiff, 10, and Andrew Topouzoglou, 9 react to an experiment of mentos and diet coke outside of the Gloucester Library during a chemistry club event.