Carolina wren

It is not proper for birders, naturalists or any type of scientist to anthropomorphize: a 50-cent word that means giving a human personality to...

By LYNNE IRONS It is difficult to set my priorities this time of year. It is still so warm and pleasant. Should I finish picking and...

For the second week in a row, Chilmark selectmen on Tuesday addressed the continuing struggles of commercial fishermen on the Menemsha...

Last night’s full moon, the Hunter Moon, was the closest full moons of the year. A close full moon always brings extreme high and low tides. This...

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº Oct. 19 72 62 .00 Oct. 20 72 60 .94 Oct. 21 65 51 Trace Oct. 22 72 56 .00 Oct....

Some 61 per cent of residents of Cape Cod and the Islands favor the Cape Wind project, according to a major new scientific survey of 501...

Jonathan Mayhew

One of Menemsha’s most respected fishermen, Jonathan Mayhew, has quit fishing the high seas.Mr. Mayhew recently sold his federal permits, giving up...

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...

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