You never really know your friends from your enemies until the ice breaks, says an Eskimo proverb. I don’t aim to find out.

nest

By LYNNE IRONS I used the New Year’s Eve storm and the next day’s bitter cold to spend some time in the kitchen. I wanted to “make do”...

geese

The annual Christmas Bird Count was held on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2009. There was a tremendous effort from the 91 participants; 54 people were...

Time stands still for no man. Unless, of course, the man in question in Daniel Gambis. Daniel has the power to stand time on its head, so to...

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº Dec. 31 41 29 .00 Jan. 1 34 8 .48 Jan. 2 25 10 .00 Jan. 3 41 24 .00 Jan. 4...

West Tisbury oysters were on the market during the holiday season, but they are unavailable now. Tom Osmers, town shellfish constable,...

The bright planet in the western sky, Venus, will dominate the skies through the remainder of the winter. This weekend is an ideal time to enjoy our...

resolutions

By LYNNE IRONS My chickens have not given me an egg in almost a month. I have a small flock — one elderly rooster, 11 assorted hens and...

Las Vegas is not in my near future or recent past, but I did win big with an auspicious invitation to a special new year’s day dinner. It is not...

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