Posts Tagged ‘California’


Calamari Fiesta

September 28th, 2011

According to the Los Alamitos Seal Beach Patch (that’s a hard newspaper name to digest), there’s some good news: Humboldt Squid (also hard to digest) have invaded the waters off Huntington Beach, California and are ripe for the picking. The paper tells us that one boat out of Long Beach Marina “encountered the 2-5 lb [...]

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Like a Sturgeon….Caught for the Very First Time

April 15th, 2011

Rumors are flying around about a supposed 12-foot long, 1,000 pound plus sturgeon that was reportedly hooked last week in California. Remember that big salmon you caught last summer? If true, this sucker weighed 20 times as much. What about Paul Elias’ record-setting catch on Falcon Lake 3 years ago? This freak of the deep [...]

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Thanks, Aerosmith!

March 9th, 2011

The Orange County Register reports that despite a tough economy, business at California fly shops is booming. The catalyst this time is not A River Runs Through It, but it is the result of pop culture – specifically the fact that “chicken plumage” is currently much in demand for feathery hair extensions among en vogue [...]

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