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2004/2003 Season
Who Appears On The Fishing Line?

For  "Fishing Line" listeners, the list comes as no surprise as the wide array of guests and topics each week is as eclectic as any in the history of radio.Bill Evans & Rich Johnson RJ & Shaw GrigsbyFlip Palot, Bob Popovics & Rich JohnsonSince we debuted on the airwaves nearly a decade ago, I only hope your fishing success has improved and I thank each and every one of you for tuning in each week. For those who just found us on the airwaves (AM radio) or on the internet, all the information on the shows is contained within this web site. Following is the list of all the guests, subjects and topics we have covered in our 10th season on the air. As you can see guests include Flip Palot, Bob Popovics, WABC's Meteorologist Bill Evans, Bill Dance,  "One More Cast" host Shaw Grigsby and the "Bass Professor" himself Doug Hannon on a regular basis...as well as that of the expert captains and anglers from around our Northeast region and the world. Our weekly Fisheries Political Zone features Stave Sloan, author, national radio show host and world record holder as well. If you happen to see a guest, subject or topic that interests you, audio tapes of "The Fishing Line" radio show may be purchased by sending a check or money order made out to Rich Johnson for $9.95, which covers your shipping & handling charges.

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2004 Radio Show Guests

January

  • 1/3: Remote from NY Boat Show: Doug Hannon, Ben Lombardo, Mike Duffy
  • 1/10: Capt. Dave Waldrip MA Cod Fishing & Cod Politics
  • 1/17: Ticket Giveaway**
  • 1/24: Capt. Tom Weiss of the Capt. Al party boat discusses Labradour currents and codfshing in NY. Eastern Sports & Outdoor Show Ticket Give-A-Way **
  • 1/31: Ms. Debra Tressler of Eastern Sports & Outdoor Show & Ticket Give-A-Way

** Denotes delayed start (aprrox. 5:30-6 PM) due to Hofstra Men's basketball.

February

** Denotes delayed start (aprrox. 5:30-6 PM) due to Hofstra Men's basketball.

March

  • 3/6: Remote from Suffern Show: Doug Hannon, Matt Muzlay (Penn Reels). Jim Chambers (Seeker Rods), Capt. Ron Onorato, Capt. Nick Montello, Capt. Phil Kess
  • 3/13: Captree captains Nick Manzari and Joe Vanderveldt
  • 3/20: Calls & Reports: Capt. Ken of the Angler and others
  • 3/27: Porgy & Fluke Management Exclusive

April

  • 4/3: Capt. George Gallager South Carolina Redfishing
  • 4/10:  Brent Kane of Penn Reels: What's New in 2004
  • 4/17: The Legend: Bill Dance of Bill Dance Outdoors
  • 4/24: In the 4:30 time slot...Greg Holshouser of the Myrtle Beach, SC Sun-Times Newspaper on how they want to increase their fluke size limits. 5 p.m. Byron Young of NYS DEC on Increasing Our Fluke limits and at 6 p.m. Steve Fallon Swedish Princess Charters: Chunking Bass.

May

  • 5/1: City Island Fishing with John DeCufa of Jack's Bait & Tackle & North Fork Spring Stripers with Capt. Phil Kess with phone Calls and Fishing Reports
  • 5/8: Great Family Fishing Opportunities: Lou Monteleone of the Eldred Preserve in Monticello, NY with phone Calls and Fishing Reports
  • 5/15: Phone Calls and Fishing Reports
  •  Capt. : Capt. George Gallager South Carolina Redfishing
  • 5/22: Weakfish Roundup, calls and reports.

June

  • 6/5:
  • 6/12: Captree Anniversary
  • 6/19:
  • 6/26: Calls and Reports

July

  • 7/3: Calls and Fishing Reports
  • 7/10: Winter Flounder Management Plan
  • 7/17: Steve of Trailer & Tent City in Hempstead & Byron Young NY DEC
  • 7/24: Bluefishing with Capt. Bob Wiegand of Flamingo III party boat
  • 7/31: Ted O'Neil All Seasons Marine in CT / Skip Lerman BASS Pro

August

September

October

  • 10/2: Charles Guthrie NY DEC Freshwater Manager
  • 10/9: Tom Molford Atlantic Yacht Sales Middletown, NJ
  • 10/16: Boat & Engine Winterization: Frank Hunter of Hunter Marina on Long Island and Tom Wicks of Gold Eagle makers of Stabil Fuel Stabilizers, Diesel products and other great products for boats, autos, lawnmowers and more.
  • 10/23: Assemblyman Joseph Saladino
  • 10/30: Joe Lyons of Rhode Island:  Surf Fishing Tin Specialist Stripers

November

  • 11/6: Joe Gullo Wst End B&T Rigged Eels
  • 11/13: Capt. Bob Wiegand Flamingo III on Jigging Bass & Blues & Capt. Al Lindroth of Capt. Al on Fall Bottom Fishing.
  • 11/20: Capt. Greg Nardiello of Ocean Eagle Fall & Winter Blackfishing
  • 11/27: John Toomey of Pearl Grey Marine

December

  • 12/4:
  • 12/11:
  • 12/18:
  • 12/25: Christmas Show

2003 Radio Show Guests

January

  • 1/4: Live Remote from NY Boat Show
  • 1/11: Steve Sloan: New Book-Ocean Bankruptcy
  • 1/18: Bill Iacovone: Sportfishing Expo
  • 1/25: Live Remote from LI Fishing Expo

February

  • 2/1: Jim Erickson of All Island Marine: What's new for Honda & Mako
  • 2/8: Michael C. Lowndes-Media Manager LIPA: Windmill Power Off Jones Beach
  • 2/15: Joe Smith-Dave Bofill Marine: New Wellcrafts for 2003
  • 2/22: Steve Sloan / Fishing Presidents

March

  • 3/1: Call in's and reports
  • 3/8: Bass Professor Doug Hannon of Sportsman's Challenge We will be broadcasting our radio show live from our Booth (#524) this Saturday at the Suffern Show in Rockland from 4 to 5:30 p.m. The Bass Professor Doug Hannon will join me in the booth just after 4 p.m., and will be the first guest of the show for 10 to 15 minuets. Stop by and see us and speak with him in person as well or listen in on the radio or computer.
  • 3/15: George Gorman, Jr. Director NY State Parks: Park Fee Increases
  • 3/22: Byron Young, DEC: Striped Bass, Fluke & Porgy Reg's for 2003
  • 3/29: Bill Jackson: Long Island Boat Auction

April

  • 4/5: Gary Loomis of G Loomis Rods: Loomis Rods and Fish Management on West Coast
  • 4/12: Capt. James Schneider: North Shore Spring Blackfishing
  • 4/19: TJ Stallings of Daiichi Hooks at 5 p.m. and Vito Cardinale: The New Outdoor Yellow Pages at 6 p.m.
  • 4/26: Shaw Grigsby of "One More Cast": Spring Black Bass Tips & Techniques

May

  • 5/3: Alex Romero, Breezy Point Park & Capt. Paul Montagne Atlantic Mariner in Shinnecock
  • 5/10: Paul Cominsky Fin Tac Storage System / Vinny Sobral Freddie's in Montauk
  • 5/17: Gayle Haines Yanks vs. Brits Shart Tourney
  • 5/24: Nick Montello on How to Fish Bass on clams behind the clam boats.
  • 5/29: Rich Janis fro Star Island in Montauk on Shark Tourney's and Kris Gehrig of K&G Lodge in Oswego, NY on lake Ontario's All Women Fishing Tourney.

June

  • 6/7: Call in's and reports
  • 6/14: Greg Hartmann, Jim Wadsworth of Boater's World / Lou Monteleone Eldred Preserve
  • 6/21: Remote broadcast from Montauk Yacht Club for Brits vs. Yanks Shark Tourney
  • 6/28: Call in's and reports

July

  • 7/5: Corey Arnold Bars & Tone Productions & calls
  • 7/12: LIPA's Mike Lowndes on Windmill Projects off Jones Beach / Nassau Co. Legislator Mike Zapson on Bill Banning Tourney's in Rough Weather / Capt. Ron Onorato Summer Cod & Pollock
  • 7/19: Byron Young DEC on Fluke, Blackfish, Porgy and Sea Bass Reg's
  • 7/26: Ken Chaumont of Mighty Mite Anchors & Dave Nilsen of Accurate Fishing Reels. Jerry Kenny passed away; comments by Joe McQuillan & Capt. Bob Wiegand

August

  • 8/2: Capt. Desi O'Sullivan/Celtic Quest party boat
  • 8/9: Call in's and reports
  • 8/16: Call in's and reports
  • 8/23: Woody Woodward of Winston Rod Co.: Joan Wulff's New Fly Rod /handle design
  • 8/30: Capt. Joe Locicero of Josey Whales/Marine Electronics Technicians & Jim Miranda of Fire Command: Fire Safety on the Water

September

  • 9/6: New Products: Mike Brault of Ultimate Lure Saver
  • 9/13: Bill Evans Channel 7 Meteorologist on Hurricane Isabelle / Butch Nappi of Seeker Rods (new Braided Line Surf Rods), Anthony Sponza of We Go Fishing B&T in Southold, New Fall Bass & Bluefish Tourney
  • 9/20: George Gorman/LI State Parks Beach Closures & Openings after Isabelle / John Dannecker of NJ Tackle "Fishing Tins In the Surf" / Ms. Rita Mullally District Manager of Breezy Point Reissuing Breezy Point Beach Permits
  • 9/27: Jim Erickson of All Island Marine / Live Remote From parents 50th Anniversary

October

  • 10/4: Tom Wicks of Sta-Bil Fuel stabilizer: Why Use Fuel Stabilizers?  
  • 10/11: Queens Councilman Joseph Addabbo No Surf Fishing at Night?
  • 10/18: Live Remote from Galyan's Store: Glen Law Saltwater Sportsman, Eric Johnson/Galyans manager, Frank Hunter, Mike Beckman
  • 10/25: Willie Young Montauk Surfcasters: Parking in Turtle Cove...Hank Altenkich Bluefin Tuna behind Draggers...Charlie Stamm/HRFANJ: Surf Tourney

November

  • 11/1: Call in's and reports
  • 11/8: Rex Nelson of Tuff Line "Fishing Braided Lines"
  • 11/15: Terry Burke/Sprague Energy & Tom Doheny of Scotty's Marina: Ethanol In Your Fuel Tanks?
  • 11/22: Call In's & Reports
  • 11/29: Call In's & Reports

December

  • 12/6: Call in's and reports, No saltwater license
  • 12/13: TV Show host Mark Sosin: Move to Outdoor Channel
  • 12/20: Holiday giveaways
  • 12/27: Remote from NY Boat Show
 

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