Posts tagged "Frabill"

TV Shows, Tips, and Product Reviews

TV Shows, Tips, and Product Reviews
I’m trying something new. I’m often asked what channel my TV show is on.  Most of the time it’s by those who do not have Comcast, Insight or MediaCom cable systems.  Other cable systems as well as the dish antenna venues don’t carry the stations that I’m on. I recently edited two new TV shows... Read more »

Subscribe to Illinois Outdoors

My Illinois Outdoors blog is here for you. When I started blogging for ChicagoNow several years ago, I found that this was an avenue for me to bring information to outdoorsmen and women. As an outdoor writer I receive tons of press information regarding the outdoors. News releases, press info on products, photos and reports.... Read more »

ICAST 2014

ICAST 2014
It was a busy week…  a fun week.   I just returned from attending the 2014 ICAST Show that was held in OrlandoFlorida.  With me were Jim DaRosa of the Fishing and Outdoor Radio Show and Roger Wright, one of our Radio Show Pro-Staffers and one who helps me on Illinois Outdoors TV. ICAST (which... Read more »
Advertisement:

On the Road Again! Radio Show to do remote broadcast at Bass Pro Bolingbrook

On the Road Again!  Radio Show to do remote broadcast at Bass Pro Bolingbrook
Yes, we’re on the road again.  The Fishing and Outdoor Radio Show will be doing a remote broadcast at a special time, Saturday, March 8 from Noon to 2 PM at the Bass Pro Shops store in Bolingbrook as part of their annual Spring Classic. Jim DaRosa and I will be there interviewing many of... Read more »

Fishing Reports and News

Fishing Reports and News
The Flats off Captiva Island Fishing Report by Don Dziedzina Right now I’m on Captiva Island, outside of Ft. Myers Florida.  Beautiful weather, great food and just a fun destination to be at when Chicago is struggling to dig out of the snow and keep warm. I went fishing today with Jim DaRosa, my Fishing... Read more »

Fishing by the Numbers

Fishing by the Numbers
There’s no doubt that the fishing industry is one of the largest in the country. Here are some interesting facts from the Americal Sportfishing Association. There are approximately 60 million anglers in the U.S. of which 46 million are estimated to fish in a given year. One of every four anglers fishes in saltwater. No... Read more »
Advertisement:

Our Radio Show from Wednesday is online now

Every Wednesday, Jim DaRosa and I do a live radio show called the Fishing and Outdoor Radio Show. The show is heard simulcast on six stations throughout Chicagoland. The show airs on WCSJ AM 1550, WCSJ FM 103.1, WSPY FM 107.1, WSPY AM 1480, WSQR FM 93.5 and WSQR AM 1180 live every Wednesday from 6:30 - 7:30 PM.  ... Read more »

Fun on the ice at Boulder Lake

Fun on the ice at Boulder Lake
Yes, it was a day of fun on the ice at Boulder Lake in Boulder Junction Wisconsin. I’ve been waiting a long time to head north and enjoy some time on the ice.   But when I learned that the Boulder Junction Chamber of Commerce was hosting the Frozen Tozen event, I couldn’t resist checking it... Read more »

I'm ready for Frozen Tozen in Boulder Junction

Yes, I am ready.  It’s a little more than two weeks away so you can make plans to head north too. The Frozen Tozen Winter Fest gives you the opportunity to fish, golf, skate and bowl on frozen Boulder Lake in Boulder Junction Wisconsin.  I’ve heard of this family fun event for several years and... Read more »
Advertisement:

Holiday gift idea for the ice

Holiday gift idea for the ice
You’ll see several posts here on my blog that will share Holiday gift buying ideas for the outdoorsman or woman. I must say that we’re some of the hardest persons to buy for and the reason why is we all want quality gear, equipment, and clothing.  For the person who is NOT into the outdoors,... Read more »