marbled orb spider

There are some things that I would expect a youngster to bring home from preschool. Among these would be drawings to hang up on the fridge, simple...

peregrine falcon

Gay Head or Aquinnah has the Vineyard birders enraptured watching the movement of large numbers of raptors in the last two weeks. To steal the...

West Tisbury private landowners bordering Mill Brook may be eligible for a state program that offers to pay 75 per cent of costs associated...

boats

The Menemsha harborfront, long defined by a history of providing open dock space for working draggers and lobstermen, must be protected, a...

A gibbous moon will interfere with this weeks Orionid meteor shower. The best part of the shower is this weekend, after midnight. The moon’s...

By Lynne Irons> How about that Al Gore winning the Nobel Peace Prize? Nice to know he is still getting the popular vote. I listened to...

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº Oct. 12 66 56 Trace Oct. 13 68 37 Trace Oct. 14 62 41 .00 Oct. 15 62 39 .00 Oct...

fishing

One is a magic number as the 62nd annual derby enters its final day of an event with big numbers, bountiful fishing and a short ride through...

birders

A Maine naturalist named Norm Famous, whom I mentioned in this past week’s column, recently sent me another e-mail about birds. This one contained...

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