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Essex Ed Steps Out

Published 02/06/2014 12:00 AM
Updated 02/06/2014 10:33 AM

Gary Komoroski

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Because simply parading about as a massive groundhog simply wouldn't do for a mascot like Essex Ed, each year his team selects an alter ego for the rodent in a process cloaked in secrecy. This year, the Feb. 2 event unveiled Ed dressed as Adriaen Block, the explorer who in 1614 sailed up the Connecticut River.

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