Chesapeake Bay

oysters
Dreamstime
October 18, 2018 - 7:00 am
ST. MICHAELS, Md. (KYW Newsradio) — Up and down the Chesapeake Bay, October celebrates the succulent oyster. Experience it for yourself during a weekend getaway to the Maryland Eastern Shore. The transformation from ugly, mud-caked, hard, craggy shells starts when watermen take pressure hoses to...
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Kayak
August 22, 2018 - 12:19 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- "Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing --absolutely nothing -- half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats." These words of wisdom and truth came from a water rat to a mole in Kenneth Grahame's, "Wind in the Willows." And, of course...
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Crab Basket
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
July 19, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- What do foreign worker visas have to do with crab feast getaways to the Chesapeake Bay? Plenty. You might find more All-You-Can-Eat crab deals at Chesapeake eateries this summer. That's because many of the Mexican crab pickers who seasonally staff the...
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Cape May Kayak
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
July 18, 2018 - 12:11 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- I once knew a guy who went fishing, but never baited a line. I asked, "Why?" Says he, "I just want to stay cool, do nothing, but have people think I'm doing something, so they'll leave me alone." I left him alone. Fishing spots on a small boat or...
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Boat Guest
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
June 14, 2018 - 11:56 am
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Between the Jersey Shore and the Chesapeake Bay, area boat owners by the thousands are inviting friends and acquaintances on weekend cruises. Here are some tips for becoming the perfect boat guest. Being a guest at a summer home and a boat are like night...
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Under Sail
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
May 23, 2018 - 4:06 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Tall Ships, under sail on the Delaware and moored at Penn's Landing have started a raging storm of fantasies. We dream of casting off the lines of daily life and raising the sails of adventure at sea - or at least a river and bay. But, most among us have...
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