Today was a washout, weather-wise.
But yesterday was gorgeous. Carolyn Doan did what she often does, in early spring: She checked out our ospreys, at their nest near Fresh Market. Her report will brighten your day.
“Both were sunning themselves in their favorite pine tree. They seemed very relaxed.
“A small group of fans beneath welcomed them back north. The male has tried mating, but the female pushed him away. My guess is the female wants to rest after her big trip. He’ll have to work harder to impress her by bringing food and home improvement sticks.”