No Bay Stater is unfamiliar with the devastation of the region’s fishing industry. The ruin is caused not by the lack of supply of fish or the lack of demand but by onerous federal regulations. Fishermen possess the local knowledge (there’s still fish in the ocean) but far-removed Washington knows better. Then Sen. Scott Brown was a great advocate of…Read More »
(edited to embed video. – promoted by Mike “DD4RP” Rossettie) It has been a wild few weeks since the start of the new year. Here are some of the highlights… * The Baker/Tisei Committee closed out 2009 by raising over $1 million in December, and kicked off 2010 by raising almost $400,000 in January. Thank you…Read More »
As I was at these various meetings with Charlie Baker as he met with members of the New Bedford scallop & ground fisheries fleet I wanted to share this brand new video with everyone. Included are comments by not only Charlie Baker but by fishing industry leaders, State Senator Bruce Tarr, State Representative George Peterson, & Bristol County Sheriff Tom…Read More »
One more reason to love Prince Edward Island, besides the fact that a direct descendant of mine was the first settler of the place, is that lobstermen there are protesting low wholesale prices by giving away free lobster next Wednesday.
Anyone looking for some free lobster should head over to Prince Edward Island next Wednesday.
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