I may have to change the name of this column to the raptor report. Great excitement on Chappaquiddick, first the Fowle family observed four merlins...

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My chickens wish that we had a garden. It is not that they are avid vegetable eaters, although they do enjoy the produce leftovers that they get...

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº August 15 80 64 .00 August 16 79 64 .45 August 17 79 60 .00 August 18 81 65 .00...

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As Vineyarders are bogged down in renewable energy regulations and the Cape Wind project languishes, some Island kids are well aware of what...

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This has not been a good blue crab season on the Vineyard. The Edgartown Great Pond is doing poorly compared with last year and there are...

Following the resolution of a year-long contractual standoff between the University of Massachusetts and the state Department of...

Conservation biologist Dr. Richard Primack will give a talk on climate change and bird migration patterns on Wednesday, August 20 at 7:30 p.m...

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It’s called the Dairy Farm Preservation Act, but legislation signed into law last week by Gov. Deval Patrick will be a boost for all kinds of...

Tomorrow night’s full moon appears in the zodiacal constellation Aquarius. The moon is called the Sturgeon moon by the Old Farmer’s Almanac. Prior to...

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