Spearfishing for Triggerfish in Hampton Bays

Triggerfish are a funny looking, fun to catch summer species in the New York/NJ bite. They usually swim up in the gulfstream as the waters warm and show up on the reefs in mid-July while party boats are targeting sea bass and porgies. The Ocean Eagle out of Sheepshead Bay is a great party boat that targets these tasty fish. Triggerfish are sustainable, locally caught … Continue reading Spearfishing for Triggerfish in Hampton Bays

Recipe Contest- Seafood

Submit your favorite seafood recipe in the comments section below. Winners will be published in our upcoming e-book! Anything to do with regional seafood in the New York, New Jersey, Mid-Atlantic and New England areas will be considered and fully credited. These recipes can be old style, Nouveau, fusion, Asian, Italian, Irish, Portuguese, Spanish, Haitian or anything you like! DEADLINE IS LABOR DAY 9/4/17! Thanks … Continue reading Recipe Contest- Seafood

Sea Bright, NJ- The Ocean Close to the City

With the wild Atlantic on one side and the fast moving tidal Shrewsbury River on the other, Sea Bright, NJ is a thin ribbon of land that is very close to the water in every way. A regular full moon high tide will generally result in ankle deep flooding on many river side streets. But on a warm summer day it glorious spot to reach … Continue reading Sea Bright, NJ- The Ocean Close to the City

The Ghosts of Magic Beach- Excerpt 5

Chapter 5 New Blends of Evil A ripe moon sits low on Raritan Bay exposing every ripple and disturbance on the calm water. The occasional baitfish jumps, a larger predator snaps and there is the odd bird movement, but it is mostly silent. The traffic light at Broad and Front Streets turns from yellow to red and it is the only movement along the Keyport … Continue reading The Ghosts of Magic Beach- Excerpt 5