block island · fancy latin words · striped bass

the bluefish are here-narragansett times,7/25/2014

It’s good to be in a good groove and it’s good to know there are lots of fish around, even if they are not really around you. The big bass we pined for all spring and early summer apparently passed on hanging around our beaches and for the most part, went directly to Block Island.… Continue reading the bluefish are here-narragansett times,7/25/2014

striped bass · waxing philosophic

the way were were-narragansett times, 7/18/2014

With so many fishing stories beginning with, “remember when…” or, “what we used to be able to do was…”, it’s good to look back at what some die hard fishermen did to get to get to the fish. In the Fifties and Sixties, access to the beach for fishing and relaxing was far easier compared… Continue reading the way were were-narragansett times, 7/18/2014

fresh water fishing · striped bass

all kinds of tips-narragansett times, 7/11/2014

Some waters have warmed and some fishing has cooled. Stripers have started their expected travels from the upper reaches of Narragansett Bay towards Newport, South County and Block Island. There are still fluke in plenty of regular spots and the sea bass season has so far been very strong. For many of these same spots… Continue reading all kinds of tips-narragansett times, 7/11/2014

block island · sarcasm with a chance of humor · striped bass

some thoughts on politican & eels-narragansett times, 7/4/2014

  Our Governor Chafe, that’s with one F, was in town Friday last, declaring squid to be our official dinner starter and to cut the cheesy blue ribbon at the new Galilee boat ramp. For starters, plenty are the questions and insufficient is the page space, to determine how, in the midst of our everlasting… Continue reading some thoughts on politican & eels-narragansett times, 7/4/2014