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Growing up in Rew, Penn., snow was a fact of life.

I’ve been on-Island too long. Last Friday afternoon was rainy and windy. I took a road trip up to Marion to fetch Violet for the Thanksgiving week-...

After Monday’s rather miserable cold, windy and rainy day, Tuesday dawned as one of those great to be alive mornings.

Last weekend’s weather forecast gave me a bit of angst.

I had another minor freeze last week but the dahlias are still not dead.

I’m not one to ever complain about rain. I firmly stand by that statement after following the week’s news about all the wild fires in California —...