June 8, 2011 12:38 PM
For those interested not only in catching fish, but how the masters have gone about it, the Montauk Chamber of Commerce is holding its ninth annual Old Timers Round Table at the Montauk Yacht Club.
June 2, 2011 10:43 AM
The question of whether any large striped bass have shown up yet was answered on Friday morning when...
June 2, 2011 10:25 AM
In nature, it’s not the more things change, the more things stay the same, but the more things...
May 26, 2011 11:01 AM
Blowfish have invaded Gardiner’s Bay and trap fishermen have been bailing them. When this happens...
May 26, 2011 10:53 AM
During a normal year, many different insects and arthropods enter and exit my room in Noyac. Very few...
May 19, 2011 02:05 PM
Just about every local bird that is going to nest on Long Island is already nesting. Some early birds such as the great...
May 19, 2011 01:59 PM
On Sunday afternoon in Montauk, Capt. Tom Cusimano was swabbing the deck of his Sea Wife IV while his mate filleted nice, fat striped bass, the first of...
May 18, 2011 07:27 PM
It is difficult to know what to make of a series of meetings in East Hampton last week between local officials and representatives of the United States Department of Commerce. The participants were ...
May 11, 2011 03:01 PM
On Friday afternoon I witnessed something for the first time in my 75 years. I was standing with a companion on...
May 11, 2011 02:57 PM
Marauding hordes of bluefish moved into Block Island Sound and Gardiner’s Bay in recent days. The invasion quickly got a strong showing of squid heading for the...
May 4, 2011 03:18 PM
Scientists have told us that crows are the birds most susceptible to catching and dying from the West Nile virus. Humans get immunized against...
May 4, 2011 03:09 PM
Driving the rolling Hither Hills to or from Montauk these days and gazing south, the sight of the great Atlantic’s horizon broken nearshore by two...
April 27, 2011 04:48 PM
When it comes to fishing, this is the time of year when anglers put their ears to the railroad tracks — metaphorically speaking, of course — when ears become radar, eyes become sonar, noses become bloodhounds, when rumors grow like...
April 27, 2011 04:46 PM
Yes, it’s a slow spring, but most everything is back from the South and the insects, ticks, and spiders are out to get us. It’s safer in the house or in the water.