Catch of the Day – Tuesday March 1, 2016



gloucester-man-at-wheel-small Fishermen Responsible for Monitor Cost Beginning Today

NOAA wants to shift costs of paying for the at-sea monitoring program from the government to fishermen.  Action is opposed by groundfishermen in a lawsuit being heard in US District Court in Concord, NH. Tarr and Ferrante urge Attorney General Healy to support efforts to block the transfer of financial responsibility.

cape Cape Ann License Plates Almost Here

If drivers pay their fees, plates would arrive by late summer. Application for plates available here.

mass Trump Poised for Big Victory in Massachusetts Primary

Latest Suffolk University poll has Trump 43%, Rubio 20%, Kasich 17% and Cruz 9%. See Suffolk University news release on polling results.

weld Former Governor Weld Says May Back Hillary Over Trump

Says he would have to wait to see if Trump “settles down”. Is a friend of Clintons.


leonardo-dicaprio-bear-rape-rumors DiCaprio Wins Best Actor Academy Award for ‘The Revenant’

See “The Revenant” trailer.

mccartney ‘The McCartney Years’ March 12th at The Cabot

Tribute band to play hits from the Beatles and Wings. See Video here.

Juilliard-Quartet-160 Julliard String Quartet at Shalin Liu March 20th

The Julliard String Quartet is a classical music string quartet founded in 1946 at the Julliard School in New York. The quartet plays a wide range of classical music, and has recorded works by composers such as Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Bartók, Debussy, and Shostakovich, while also promoting more contemporary composers such as Elliott Carter, Ralph Shapey, Henri Dutilleux and Milton Babbitt. See Julliard String Quartet.

art_garfunkel-300x450 Art Garfunkle at The Larcom May 15th

Artist formerly of ‘Simon & Garfunkle’ returns to the Larcom to sing his songs. See video of “Bridge Over Troubled Water”


New_England_Patriots_PHelmet Brady and Patriots Reach Two Year Deal

Contract would allow Brady to play when he is 42 and for a record 17th season.

bruins Bruins Lose to Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1

Questions persist on eve of trading deadline.

celtics Celtics Beat the Heat 101=89

Home winning streak now ten games.

march March Madness Set to Begin

Warren Buffett announces Ultimate Office Bracket Contest for employees.


Mickey-Mouse-6 Disney Parks Change Pricing to Encourage Non-Peak Visits

Seeking to spread out visitation over the year with different pricing. See Disney blog post with more details.

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