November 3, 2011 11:07 AM
“However ridiculous it may sound to have a queen, the pound is worth more than our dollar,” was Harvey Bennett’s way of announcing that the British were not only coming, they are here.
October 27, 2011 08:35 AM
When he ventured forth with a bag of live eels on Saturday night, John Bruno led the Montauk SurfMasters surfcasting tournament in the wetsuit division. The fish that had put...
October 27, 2011 08:31 AM
Napeague Harbor is the only tidal embayment tributary to the Peconic Estuary that has never had any part of its surface waters closed to shellfishing because of pollution.
October 13, 2011 08:34 AM
As far as animals without backbones are concerned, insects rule the land, crustaceans co-rule the seas.
October 13, 2011 08:32 AM
Sunday was Oct. 9, but it felt like Aug. 9. The parking lot at Montauk Point State Park was full. Fishing boats were spread out on the tide line like stepping stones leading all the way to Block Island.
October 6, 2011 08:49 AM
The leaves are beginning to color up. The tupelos, dogwoods, red maples, and sassafras are always the first to turn.
October 6, 2011 08:42 AM
“Insane,” was how Ken Rafferty, a light-tackle and fly-fishing guide described the action from Shagwong to Montauk Point over the weekend.
September 29, 2011 09:23 AM
Only two more weeks to enjoy the wildflowers. Unlike most parts of the country where the spring and summer blooms are the brightest, most colorful, and most abundant, Long...
September 29, 2011 09:26 AM
It’s like reading tea leaves or entrails — cue the eerie music: What does it portend when surfcasters see schools of small bunker and large sand eels in the wash,...
September 15, 2011 09:56 AM
The crisp air and silvery afternoon light tell us autumn is here, the season of great surf and equally great fishing. Both occurred in spades over the weekend.