Well, that was an Island disaster, wasn’t it? I’m not talking about the incredible amounts of snow and winds. I’m referring to the utter lack of preparedness on the part of the Tisbury Department of Public Works.
Since writing my letter (printed in the Jan. 23 Gazette) for presentation at the SSA meeting in Woods Hole on Jan. 19, I have had a long, cordial and constructive conversation with Marc Hanover about various Authority projects and plans.
On Monday Chilmark voters will gather for a series of decisions on a major restoration project at Squibnocket Beach. Five of the eight articles on the warrant relate to the project, which has undergone a months-long public review but still depends on the cooperation of landowners and homeowners in the area.
Family of the Year, an indie rock band with Vineyard roots, has been picking up steam in recent years, especially with its contribution to the 2014 film Boyhood. The band’s 2012 single, Hero, was featured in the film’s soundtrack and trailer.