Every year like clockwork, swallows return to Capistrano.
Just as regularly, an osprey comes back to Westport.
Specifically, to its tall perch next to Fresh Market.
Yesterday, alert “06880” readers — and avid osprey fans — Wendy Crowther and Jo Ann Davidson both spotted our feathered friend, for the first time since last fall.
Only one was seen. Perhaps its mate was out fishing.
Or just enjoying a fine spring day, back in the town that always welcomes it home.