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‘Lobster Lady’ Turns 103, Will Haul Traps for Her 95th Year



Virginia Oliver, affectionately known as the 'Lobster Lady' of Maine, recently turned 103 years old and shows no signs of slowing down. As the oldest lobster harvester in the state, she celebrated her birthday surrounded by loved ones, sporting lobster-shaped drop earrings adorned with gemstones. Oliver's dedication to her craft is evident as she has already renewed her lobster fishing license for the year 2023, demonstrating her unwavering passion for lobster harvesting. Her remarkable spirit and commitment serve as an inspiration to those around her and highlight the profound connection she shares with the sea.



Photo Credit: Maria Labanda

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