“The Redcoats are coming, the Redcoats are coming.” This isn’t a flashback to 1775, although I am writing on the historic Patriots Day holiday...

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There are many Island birders who have nest boxes of one kind or another. I have eastern bluebird boxes and also American kestrel boxes. It is great...

Flotsam and jetsam have drifted onto Island shores for centuries, although the volume and toxicity of beach trash has increased...

The crescent moon moves amid the planets early in the week, but only early-morning risers will have the best view.

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº April 10 56 36 .00 April 11 61 44 .21 April 12 45 37 .57 April 13 46 33...

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By LYNNE IRONS Roseanne Roseannadanna had it right. If it’s not one thing, it’s another. I am grateful to own a couple of vehicles, but...

collared aracari bird

To see a new species of bird is always fun but particularly if it is in a place where you have birded frequently. Flip and I have been traveling...

“Look up, it’s a bird, it’s a plane” No, it’s not Superman, but it is super-natural. The superheroes of the sky this week will be the Lyrid...

The one-day old Full Moon appears tonight in the zodiacal constellation Libra. The moon is already moving into the constellations we associate with...

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