Special Olympics families gather at Cape Henlopen State Park on Sept. 15 for 21st consecutive year

Families Day at the Beach Picnic and Fishing Tournament Date:                Saturday, September 15, 2012 Location:          Cape Henlopen State Park fishing pier Time:               10 a.m. – 12 p.m. LEWES, Del. — Special Olympics athletes and families will gather on Saturday, Sept. 15 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Cape…
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Redfish and Pompano in the surf weakies in the Lewes Canal

Yesterday Alan and Cindy's crew were fishing 3r's and hit a few redfish.  Top and bottom rig with green/yellow and orange/yellow floats with blood worms, fishing for spot.  There are decent sized redfish all over the place, and they are getting bigger.  Captain Savidge text earlier that redfish are at Cape henlopen for the past 2 days.  So far the…
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Trout in the back bays and flounder pounding

The past week the flounder have slowed down, until yesterday when they turned back on heavy.  I am at Rick's Bait & tackle today selling raffle tickets, and I have seen many a flounder weighed.  The other day Randy Piascinski "the duke of fluke" caught a 6.2 pound doormat on live mullet.  Yes, that is his nickname, he calls himself, you can…
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Blue Moon Labor Day Weekend

I met Kristen on 3R's today to actually do a little surf fishing.  She was set up, the tide was almost to the bottom of the low.  The wind was right over the dunes, and the flies were horrible.  So we stood knee deep in the wash and fished.  The ocean was calm today, and the tide was lower than normal.  We bailed after the flies really turned on,…
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Jim’s Bait and Tackle Frankford DE, 35011 Roxanna rd.

On the back roads to the beach, there is Jim's Bait and Tackle located at 35011 Roxanna rd. in Frankford, DE.  Jim Mershon and his wife Sandy opened the tackle shop on their property in April.  They are a family operated, and oriented business.  New shops come and go, but this one is here to stay.  Jim Mershon has years, and years of…
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