By LYNNE IRONS Is it the end of the world? Aside from the unusual weather, I had three experiences recently which have given me pause....

godwit

The Chilmark Community Center birding group had the pleasure of driving out on Norton Point with Nan Harris on August 4. Page Rogers had e-mailed...

“Oh, The Places You Will Go!” Dr. Seuss was prophetic (and likely his words and works always will be). I have been lucky to have been able to...

Mike and steve

The summer flounder, also called fluke, season is about to come to an end. The state will close the commercial season on Tuesday, August 11. The...

Friday, July 31: Partly cloudy. Clouds darken. Skies are threatening. Heavy rain arrives late. The sound of large raindrops sound off on a...

Fish can come back. A research paper published in last Friday’s journal Science concludes that while fish stocks remain threatened by...

John

Quite a few of the fishermen boarding the party fishing boat Skipper in Oak Bluffs on Wednesday morning before 8 a.m. were repeat...

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº July 24 75 63 .81 July 25 75 62 Trace July 26 77 66 Trace July 27 81 68...

Tonight’s gibbous moon appears low in the southern sky in the zodiacal constellation Sagittarius. The moon’s intense brightness will dominate the...

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