COVID Did A Number On Shellfish Industry, But Long Island Aquaculture Programs Planting Thousands Of Oysters In 2-Fold PlanLong Island oyster farmers are struggling. The COVID-19 pandemic vastly limited restaurants' need for shellfish. Orders are down from Montauk to New York City.
50,000 Oysters Dropped Into Long Island Harbor After Restaurant Closures Create SurplusThe town supervisor says the mollusks will help naturally clean and filter local waterways.
New Jersey Couple Finds Rare Pearl Inside Their Oyster At Local RestaurantWhile eating one of the seafood delicacies, Mr. Schermer bit down on something hard – that something turned out to be a rare pearl which somehow grown inside the Kumamoto oyster!
Oysters Playing Vital Role In Keeping NY, NJ Waterways CleanIt's vital to keep oysters in an environment to grow and prosper in, so staff and volunteers with New Jersey New York baykeepers are constantly thigh-deep in local waterways.
Gov. Cuomo Unveils Plan To Replenish New York's Oyster PopulationCuomo announced the program Saturday as officials released thousands of juvenile shellfish at New York City's Hudson River Park.
Step Behind The Counter At The Grand Central Oyster BarWhat's the best way to eat oysters? What's the difference between East and West Coast oysters? Elle McLogan finds out from some real New York City experts.
New York State Considering New Tax Break For Restaurants Who Recycle Their Used Oyster ShellsUnder the bill, the state would award a 10-cent tax credit for every pound of shells, up to $1,000 worth of tasty seafood.
Man Finds Pearl In Oyster Meal At Grand Central TerminalA man eating oysters at a Manhattan restaurant got quite a surprise when something unexpected and precious went from the plate to his mouth.
Best Ways To Get Out On The Water In NYNew York City is surrounded by water. Here's how to experience it.
NYC's Best Oyster Bars: Aquagrill, Mermaid Inn, MoreBest oyster bars in NYC, including Mermaid Inn, Aquagrill, Marlow and Sons, Grand Central Oyster Bar and more.
National Oyster Day: Best Oyster Bars, Happy Hours In NYCHere are five restaurants that serving up some of the best oyster specials in honor of National Oyster Day on Aug. 5.
Young Oysters Dispatched To Moriches Bay To Filter Polluted WaterThe struggling Long Island bay waters have been receiving some special help, courtesy of thousands of young shellfish.
Best Restaurants Near Grand Central StationEvery New York City neighborhood has its food gems, and midtown near Grand Central Station is no exception. Here are the best restaurants a ten minute walk or less from Grand Central.
Town Of Islip Lauds Success Of Great South Bay-Bottom Leasing Program For Oyster IndustryTown of Islip officials and bay men lauded the bay bottom-leasing program, which they credit with the rebirth of the oyster industry on Long Island's South Shore.
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