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Fly Fishing in NYC’s Central Park & the Hunt for the Snakehead “Monster” Fish

When I think of fly fishing, the wilder rivers of North Carolina come to mind, or even Hemingway’s Big Two Hearted River, in Michigan.  I don’t think of Central Park, which is literally the center of New York City, a … Continue reading

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Loaded Cannon from HMS Hussar Found In New York’s Central Park

Workers from New York’s Central Park Conservancy were removing rust from a cannon originally from the British 28 gun frigate HMS Hussar, which sank in New York’s East River in 1780.  After removing a concrete plug from the mouth of the cannon, … Continue reading

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