Massachusetts should increase its public commitment and investment in the state’s commercial fishing industry to help foster innovation and partnerships among diverging stakeholders and the private sector, according to a report commissioned by the Seaport Economic Council.
This story comes out of Connecticut and offers one more reason never to venture to the Nutmeg State. As if we needed one. Rachael Marinaccio, 29, of Trumbull, Connecticut, was charged with first-degree criminal mischief, a felony, for strategically hiding seafood parts in the home and vehicle of an ex-boyfriend in one of the smelliest […]
More than a year ago, we ran an item about Justin P. Stahmer, a 39-year-old man from Newport News, Virginia, who was accused of making false (and drunken) distress calls to the Coast Guard. As you might imagine, the Coasties frown upon those. Do they ever. Recently, the U.S. Department of Justice announced that Stahmer […]
So, how’s your March Madness bracket faring? Starting to smell like last Friday’s fish? Join the queue. Here at FishOn, we’re huge college HoopHeads, at least from the beginning of the NCAA tournament right until the bitter end. Then we go back to treating Div. 1 men’s college basketball like the incessant and scandal-ridden cesspool […]
The city seems to have gotten its money’s worth out of the massive Seafood Expo North America last week, despite cutting its presence short by a day because of last Tuesday’s nor’easter. Its VIP, monkfish-centric tasting luncheon last Monday was heavily attended and widely lauded. The city also got some pretty positive press from some […]
Connect with Gloucester Fresh at Seafood North America at Seafood Expo North America (March 11-13, 2018)
The City of Gloucester invites you to join us for our fourth consecutive year at the Gloucester Fresh Pavilion, Booth #2186, at the Seafood ExpoNorth America. The Gloucester Fresh Pavilion will feature live demonstrations and opportunities to meet directly with Gloucester seafood companies. We encourage you to learn more about Gloucester Fresh seafood by contacting […]
Fall for Gloucester Fresh means harvesting from the sea. Support local fisherman and enjoy the best seafood around by indulging in Gloucester Fresh products. Listen now to our latest feature on North Shore 104.9. Catch us during the 2017 Red Sox playoff games as well.
Newburyport- Under a starlit sky at the Sea to Table Dinner, chefs from seven Newburyport restaurants prepared local seafood dishes featuring local landed species such as red fish, skate, monkfish, whiting, and more. Mayor Sefatia Romeo Theken and Gloucester Fishermen’s Wives Association President Angela Sanfilippo talked with guests from all backgrounds about recipes for “underutilized” […]
A small business initiative by the City of Gloucester Gloucester, MA (TODAY) – Mayor Sefatia Romeo Theken through Gloucester Fresh, a global brand promoting local sustainable seafood, announces the launch of the “Gloucester Fresh Restaurant Membership Program”, an innovative initiative designed to connect Gloucester fishing companies directly with restaurants in the region. This collaboration will […]