Tag Archives: Joseph Vaudo

Meanwhile on Old Cape Cod, Joe’s Lobster Mart legal battle gets ugly

There is a seafood fight underway in Barnstable Superior Court over accusations of embezzlement, disputes about property and allegations of derogatory comments. The suit and countersuit involve Scott Thayer and his former boss at Joe’s Lobster Mart in Sandwich, Joseph Vaudo — two men who worked side-by-side for 30 years and who appeared so close, Thayer went with Vaudo to Boston on several occasions as Vaudo tried to save his licenses to sell seafood. The state Department of Public Health revoked Vaudo’s licenses after he pleaded guilty to receiving stolen oysters at his Sandwich seafood business. Read the article here 10:48

State of Massachusetts Pulls the Plug on Joe’s Lobster Mart

Joseph Vaudo, the owner of Joe’s Lobster Mart in Sandwich, must “immediately cease and desist all wholesale and retail seafood operations, including all interstate shipment of shellfish,” according to the Department of Public Health’s decision. Read the rest here 10:02

Cape Cod: Oyster thief gets jail time

A West Yarmouth man was sentenced Friday to two years in the Barnstable County Correctional Facility for poaching thousands of oysters from beds in Dennis and Barnstable last summer. Michael Bryant, 37, pleaded guilty in Barnstable Superior Court to shellfishing in a contaminated area, a commercial fishing license violation and six counts of larceny of more than $250. Read more here  09:02

Poor Joe. Bought Poached Oyster from a thief – Oyster farmers stew over Cape and Islands District Attorney Michael O’Keefe’s letter

Victims of last summer’s oyster thefts that cost local shellfish farmers thousands in lost business and damaged equipment want a Sandwich business owner who accepted the stolen goods to lose his permits to sell fish. And some are outraged that wrote a letter that they say appears to advocate for the perpetrator rather than his victims. Read more here  Sundays post here 08:45

Poor Joe. Bought Poached Oyster from a thief, now the fallen fishmonger fights to keep license

Joseph Murray says his friend made a terrible mistake,,,Joseph Vaudo, owner of Joe’s Lobster Mart in Sandwich. Vaudo, 63, pleaded guilty in March to receiving stolen oysters in the market located next to the Cape Cod Canal, willfully misleading police during an investigation and failure or refusal to file required statistical reports of wholesale and retail dealers. jeeez. Poor Joe. Read more here  Two from The Real Cape. One headline says it all! Oyster Thief Indicted – Still Not The Biggest Douche In This Story The natives have spoken.  07:00

Dirty Seafood Dealer taken to the Cleaner – Oyster Thief Indicted – Still Not The Biggest Douche In This Story

BOYCOTT JOE’S LOBSTER MART! – It takes a special kind of douchebag to steal a blue collar working man’s tools. Stealing his oysters sucks for sure, but stealing his ability to continue to make a living is fucking deplorable. That said, the oyster thief is not the biggest douche in this story. That crown goes to Joseph Vaudo. Listen, there will always be shit bags stealing from people. No doubt it’s a shitty thing to do, but this Bryant guy is just a low life who is doing what low life’s do. Vaudo on the other hand,,, Read more here therealcape.com  11:00

The Poacher and the Dirty Dealer Caper – Cape Cod Oyster theft case unveiled

Joe'sA West Yarmouth man has been indicted in the theft of more than $40,000 worth of oysters and equipment from beds off Dennis and Barnstable last summer. And a well-known Sandwich fish market owner pleaded guilty Friday to a charge of receiving stolen property in connection with the case. Read more here capecodonline.com 08:27