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03/20/17 8:00am
JOHN CLARE PHOTO Day break at Shell Beach on the first day of spring 2017.

JOHN CLARE PHOTO Daybreak at Shell Beach on the first day of spring 2017.

Today is the first day of spring, the vernal equinox.

The earth’s axis today “is tilted neither toward nor away from the sun, resulting in a ‘nearly’ equal amount of daylight and darkness at all latitudes,” according to the National Weather Service (NWS). (more…)

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03/12/17 8:00am
JAMES F. DAWSON PHOTO This pair of turkeys, snapped by our photographer, in his backyard Saturday evening, will have to hunker down a little deeper on Tuesday if a blizzard hits the Island.

JAMES F. DAWSON PHOTO This pair of turkeys, snapped by our photographer in his backyard Saturday evening, will have to hunker down a little deeper on Tuesday if a blizzard hits the Island.

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Blizzard Watch and predicts 12 to 18 inches of snow will accumulate between Monday night and Tuesday night. (more…)