Fire Island, Shark Town USA, A Primer

  Fire Island, the 31 mile long barrier island that sits a ferry ride away across the Great South Bay from Suffolk County’s south shore, is a lot of things to a lot of people. It is a laid back collection of small, quirky towns connected by miles of beach filled with people who love of nature and good times. Fire Island is a magical, fun summer … Continue reading Fire Island, Shark Town USA, A Primer

Three recipes for the Fishermen! Striped Bass, Fluke and Bluefish

Fishing season is well underway and by the pics I’ve seen, plenty of folks are going  home with Ziplocks full of fillets. Here are a few seasonal recipes that will add some nice to the spice!   Striped Bass with Summer Salsa Fresh Fluke Tacos with Pineapple Mango Salsa Bluefish Ceviche  JKS 5/9/18 Continue reading Three recipes for the Fishermen! Striped Bass, Fluke and Bluefish

New York, Connecticut And New Jersey State Saltwater Fishing Records

  New York State Marine Fishing Records Marine Fish Records As of May 6, 2015 Species Weight (Lbs) Angler Date Albacore (False) 16.38 John Skinner, Wading River, NY 10/18/2009 Albacore (Longfin) 81.15 Billy Turnbull, Key Colony Beach, FL 10/08/2011 Atlantic Bonito 12.49 Angelo Peluso, Port Jefferson, NY 10/17/2003 Black Sea Bass 9.00 Sal Vicari, Bronx, NY 10/10/1993 Tautog (Blackfish) 22.53 Bill Taylor, Amityville, NY 11/14/2014 … Continue reading New York, Connecticut And New Jersey State Saltwater Fishing Records

Two Shark Attacks Reported On Fire Island, Beaches Closed

http://abc7ny.com/pets-animals/teen-bitten-by-shark-off-fire-island-officials-confirm/3782461/ http://www.nydailynews.com/news/ny-news-fire-island-sharks-20180718-story.html https://www.newsday.com/long-island/suffolk/fire-island-shark-1.19902393 http://longisland.news12.com/story/38674867/police-respond-to-reports-of-2-possible-shark-attacks-off-fire-island https://www.google.com/amp/s/nypost.com/2018/07/18/two-people-bitten-in-possible-shark-attacks-off-fire-island/amp/ https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Shark-Attack-New-York-Long-Island-Robert-Moses-Fire-Island-State-Park-488513691.html%3famp=y https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.wfsb.com/story/38675016/teen-among-two-people-bitten-by-sharks-off-long-island https://www.kxan.com/news/national-news/two-people-injured-in-shark-attacks-along-new-york-coast/1309587923 NY, NJ & CT Party Boat Reports  Continue reading Two Shark Attacks Reported On Fire Island, Beaches Closed

UPDATED Party Boat Fishing Report 7/12/18- NYC, NJ, CT & Long Island- Fat Fluke, Porgies Orgies and Hot Sea Bass on a Mixed Bag Weather Weekend

“Truth is stranger than fishin’ ” Jimmy Buffett PARTY BOAT LISTINGS AND Updated REPORTS (with links) with useful TIPS AND GENERAL RULES (scroll past listings)! IF YOU KNOW A PARTY BOAT THAT I AM MISSING, PLEASE FORWARD A LINK AND I WILL CREATE A LISTING eringoscratch@gmail.com New York City Party Boats Long Island Party Boats New Jersey Party Boats Connecticut Party Boats Nautical Weather Forecast … Continue reading UPDATED Party Boat Fishing Report 7/12/18- NYC, NJ, CT & Long Island- Fat Fluke, Porgies Orgies and Hot Sea Bass on a Mixed Bag Weather Weekend

Flower Power! Three Great Zucchini Blossom Recipes

Ah, the good old summertime. Fruity-juicy cocktails, farm fresh produce and eating fancy flowers. I’ve gathered together 3 fun recipes for one of the most popular blooms out there: zucchini blossoms. Your local farmers’ market has them in stock for the next few weeks and they are worth the trip. You can just stuff them and fry them and they are just delicious, but here … Continue reading Flower Power! Three Great Zucchini Blossom Recipes