On Wednesday, July 9, at 7:30 p.m. the Polly Hill Arboretum kicks off its summer lecture series with Chanticleer Gardens horticulturalist and...

By LYNNE IRONS

shearwater

It is very weird for this Island girl to spend a week at 8,000 feet and walk in snow in June. Last week I attended the American Birding...

truck

Coffee grinds, apple cores and curly orange carrot peels: straight to the trash they go in most households. But on Island farms, these food scraps...

bunting

Indigo buntings must be the deepest and brightest blue of all the birds we are likely to see on the Island. A close-up view of a male in good...

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº June 20 75 56 .00 June 21 77 64 Trace June 22 81 63 .00 June 23 80 65 ....

rainbow over the water

By MARK ALAN LOVEWELL Recreational anglers are seeing the best fishing for early summer. Water temperatures remain on the cool side, so...

Friday, June 20: A large gibbous moon hangs low over the western sky at dawn on the first day of summer. Mostly sunny afternoon. Bicycles...

pump

The worldwide oil price crisis is hitting Island commercial fishermen hard. Already struggling with more restrictive regulations and...

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