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Fish on Fridays

The Fish on Fridays series is a collaboration between Gloucester photographers Kathy Chapman and Marty Luster. Look for various aspects of Gloucester’s centuries-old fishing industry highlighted here on Fridays. Jimmy Santapaola Jr. and his crew of the Amanda Leigh are setting out early … Continue reading

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Fish On Fridays

The Fish on Fridays series is a collaboration between Gloucester photographers Kathy Chapman and Marty Luster. Look for various aspects of Gloucester’s centuries-old fishing industry highlighted here on Fridays. Heads or tails Today we shot at the Cape Ann Seafood Exchange where they … Continue reading

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Fish on Fridays

The Fish on Fridays series is a collaboration between Gloucester photographers Kathy Chapman and Marty Luster. Look for various aspects of Gloucester’s centuries-old fishing industry highlighted here on Fridays. Today Kathy is sharing monkfish images. Romeo, the fish buyer for Connolly Seafoods,(www.steveconnollyseafood.com) is pictured … Continue reading

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Straight Sexy Baby!

I find it hilarious that upscale restaurants charge all the money or Monkfish.  Poor man’s lobster, Riiiiiight. Let’s get something straight- Lobster is lobster. Rubbery ol’ monkfish- not lobster. Got it?

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So You Want To Learn About Fish Distribution In Modern Times Locally?

Let Your Boy Joey Explain it For You The Best Way I Know How- Through Pictures and Video Heather Atwood has been looking for a lead for her upcoming story which you will be able to read in her Wednesday … Continue reading

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Gloucester Seafood Display Auction- Monkfish Tails

About ten years or so ago there was a big push in the culinary world to brand monkfish as “poor man’s lobster”.  It’s quite a stretch if you ask me.  Monkfish doesn’t have half the taste and is way more … Continue reading

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Monkfish At The New England Aquarium

Before The Gloucester Seafood Display Auction came along and we were handling fish we would handle tons of monkfish.  The boats would sometimes sell them whole and sometimes cut the tails.  When cutting off the heads they lose over half … Continue reading

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Michael’s Tocantis’ Dish From the Monkfish Seafood Throwdown

Michael’s dish, originally uploaded by junglerescue. photo courtesy Lysa Leland

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Lysa Leland’s Monkfish Seafood Throwdown Slide Show

Click This Text To See Lysa Leland’s Monkfish Seafood Throwdown Slide Show Monkfish watches over the Throwdown, originally uploaded by junglerescue. Neighbors Michael Tocantis, a Gloucester builder, and Niaz Dorry, director of NAMA, square off at the October 2, 2008 … Continue reading

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