Strolling the streets of the city, there is a lot of beauty to see. You just have to keep your eyes peeled...
“The charm of fishing is that it is the pursuit of what is elusive but attainable, a perpetual series of occasions of hope.” John Buchan Excerpt from Hook It & Cook It: Fishing, Dishing and Reminiscing with an Urban Angler. "Fishing is an imperfect art form. Tides can be predicted years in advance, but they... Continue Reading →
For me, Christmas Eve is the best part of Christmas. I’m a picker, a snacker, a muncher and I love the variety of food that is served on Christmas Eve. We sometimes do a variation on the Italian Seven Fishes celebratory feast with shrimp, lobster, clams and crab. A feast from the sea is great... Continue Reading →
National Geographic has a strong reputation for quality content and fantastic imagery. The Nat Geo ENCOUNTER: Ocean Odyssey delivers on the brand’s promise with an immersive experience that takes you on a journey across the Pacific Ocean. The combination of stunning underwater film and interactive CGI images makes for a fun day at the virtual... Continue Reading →
A New York Foodie’s Bonafides and Particulars Hi, I'm Jim. I am a big man, recreational fisherman, home cook in a tiny kitchen in my native New York. I hook it and cook it, buy it and fry it and I know my way around The Big Apple. My love of food has driven me... Continue Reading →
"Chinese food tries to engage the mind, not just the palate. To provoke the intellect." Nicole Mones If I said "who wants to drink tea and eat chicken feet, shrimp, sticky rice and dumplings for brunch", I might not get many takers. If I say who wants "dim sum" it is pretty easy to gather... Continue Reading →
UPDATED SCHEDULE OF EVENTS There will be Free Music Entertainment every night from 7:30 to 9:30 PM (unless otherwise noted) as well as free music and/or food demonstrations and lectures every afternoon between 2:00 and 5:00 PM on the FESTIVAL STAGE located at the corner of Grand and Mott Streets. Tuesday- Monday- Sunday- Saturday... Continue Reading →
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... Continue Reading →