| Jun 6, 2014
Salmon, for most people these days, is a farmed filet of pinky/orange flesh plopped on a foam tray, wrapped in plastic and stacked in a supermarket cooler right beside the tilapia and the trays of pre-cooked shrimp cocktail. Salmon has become everyday...
| Jun 7, 2014
Editor's note: This is part of an everyday series exploring individual line items in state and local budgets. Read the entire series at www.dailypress.com/watchdog.
It's in Virginia's budget: $2.2 million for coastal mapping
The state spends somewhere...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Skewers holding 3-inch grilled prawns disappeared from the serving platters only slightly faster than the crab-stuffed mushrooms and cream cheese salmon pastries. Yet the dwindling supply of party snacks wasn't even a small part of the event to discuss...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
3259 E. 95th St. 773-933-9855
Looks like: A vintage Pizza Hut that's missing its other half, thanks to its tiny size and sloping red roof
Sounds like: The bubble and sizzle of hard-working deep fryers
Smells like: Fry oil, wood smoke...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 2:05 PM
In honor of starting its business one century ago, Phillips Seafood has announced the launch of a 100 Days of Summer promotion.
“It’s special,” said CEO Steve Phillips. “It’s been in my family for a long, long time and it&...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Jeff Lewatowski trudged upstream, the chilly, knee-deep Gunpowder River flowing around his waterproof overalls. Following the inside curve of a bend, he picked a likely looking spot and settled in, much like the trout he planned to catch.
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Kiribati will prohibit commercial fishing in a swath of ocean that is a major spawning ground for tuna, the Pacific island nation’s president said this week, not long before President Obama announced U.S. plans to protect top marine areas and...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:24 PM
— The Obama administration announced Tuesday an initiative to track every fish sold in the United States — a move designed to crack down on illegal fishing, mislabeling of seafood and related problems.
Secretary of State John Kerry, who is...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:35 PM
A coalition of conservation and fishing organizations on Tuesday sued the federal agencies responsible for protecting endangered salmon and steelhead trout populations in the Pacific Northwest, charging that the agencies’ latest plan to aid 13 at-...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Tucked amid the woods of northern Baltimore County is one of Maryland's natural gems — the Big Gunpowder Falls, a nationally renowned trout stream that draws anglers from far and wide to try their skills and luck in the cold, rushing water.
| Dec 12, 2011
| 7:26 AM
RAYMOND, Wash. — It might be the acid-test question for oyster eaters. Oyster dressing with your holiday turkey: gourmet treat or just plain wrong?
In my straw poll around a lunch table here, four out of five fellow diners gave oyster dressing a...