For years, Maine’s lobster processing industry was on simmer. But with the help of a glut of the state’s signature seafood and a few savvy entrepreneurs who spotted a hole in the market, it’s on its way to a rolling boil.
Animal rights group PETA is hoping their latest stunt, the purchase of a 100th anniversary brick at Fenway Park, will help convince Bostonians to stop eating lobsters.
When a 100-pound shipment of lobsters arrived at Bill Sarro’s seafood shop and restaurant last month, it contained six orange crustaceans that have been said to be a 1-in-10-million oddity.
A woman accused of stealing 14 lobsters last week from a supermarket in Rochester, New Hampshire was arrested on Wednesday.
A proposal to ban lobster fishing over a vast stretch of the East Coast has been killed after lobstermen said it would do “almost biblical” damage to the industry.