John Bil Has Passed Away.

  My friend John Bil has passed away.   John Bil was a force in the shellfish business, in life, in bringing so much attention to oysters, in general. John Bil was a force not because of any position or title but because he just was. He always was whatever he wanted to be because … Continue reading John Bil Has Passed Away.

Fish Wrapped 2017, Part II. The smiles say it all.

“Whatever I catch, I’m going to say it was three times bigger,” said 13 year old Tim Roberts. So begins part two of our year in review, that much-anticipated, semi-obligatory writers holiday crutch, where we succumb to sweet Christmas cookies, Mimi’s salty, perfect antipasto and endless tall cans of Maine microbrew, which easily overtakes any … Continue reading Fish Wrapped 2017, Part II. The smiles say it all.

Good Stewardship=Good Ecosystem=Good Fishing. I Heart Logic.

The Wildlife Rehabilitators Association of Rhode Island came to the rescue of a Barred owl entangled in fishing line and hanging from a Warwick tree. Being nocturnal, there’s no telling how long that animal had been stuck there. With assistance from Warwick’s police, fire and animal control officers Amy Violet and Heather Razza, the owl … Continue reading Good Stewardship=Good Ecosystem=Good Fishing. I Heart Logic.

Episode Three of the Fish Wrap Podcast

For week three of our new and hopefully improving podcasts, we'll chase a few albies along Cape Cod, check out an award-winning striped bass and sadly, hear about the passing of another Rhode Island institution. You can listen with the link below or check out the podcast and lots of other videos on our You Tube … Continue reading Episode Three of the Fish Wrap Podcast

wayne kenyon, fishing all day and those lost forever

With a new September light behind him, Wayne Kenyon walked the path from Moonstone Beach, carrying a bucket and pole. Since he was a boy of five and first walked to fish the Beaver River, he has been a fisherman. He fished through his years working at the Kenyon Mill, his marriage, raising three children … Continue reading wayne kenyon, fishing all day and those lost forever