It always struck me as odd that after the summer solstice the days start getting shorter.

I’d kill for a nice steady rain. I know that is an unpopular statement.

On Saturday, Grange Hall was abuzz with signs of summer for the opening of the West Tisbury Farmers’ Market.

Once again, last weekend was hot and humid bringing up claims of “I hate summer” on the job sites.

Last weekend’s weather brought climate change into focus. Saturday was so hot there was some complaining and whining on the job site.

With a whole season ahead to taste and sip, here’s a quick look at some of the highlights.