Pine Island Eagle Columnsen-usThu, 14 Dec 2017 19:43:34 EDTThu, 14 Dec 2017 19:43:34 EDT the Water: Fishing ahead of the cool down weeks and weeks of uninterrupted mild weather, the first real cold front of the season arrived in Southwest Florida over the weekend.Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTCatch 'em & Cook 'em: Lucille's Meat Balls 5 lb ground beef 24 saltine crackers crumbled 1 medium onion chopped 2 eggs 1/4 C Parmesan cheese 6 cloves garlic 1/2 tsp black pepper 1/2 tsp salt 2 Tbsp butter How to: 1.Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTCatch 'em & Cook 'em: Shrimp Fried Rice 4 Tbsp soy sauce divided 1 Lb shrimp peeled and deveined 5 Tbsp vegetable oil divided 2 Lg eggs lightly beaten 1 C carrots finely chopped 1/2 C minced green onion 5 C cooked long grain rice chilled 1 C frozen peas ...Wed, 6 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTOn the Water: With cooler weather, shrimp becomes the best bait are two times I look forward to each year fishing: first, when the water warms after winter and bait fish return to our waters, and second, when the water cools to the point as we approach the winter season that the bait fish vacate our...Wed, 6 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTOn the Water: Fishing up and down over the holiday week in all it wasn't too bad of a week on the water. We had a couple weak cool fronts drop down, a few windy days, an hour or two of rain on Thanksgiving Day and Sunday morning, but nothing to keep anglers off the wate.Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDT