Wash Day Art As the green movement has grown, hanging out clothes has become de rigueur. Solar dryers, some call them, but around here they...

The Cost of Wind At a time when sharply rising oil prices are rippling through the economy — pushing up the price of a multitude of...

Small But Mighty The piping plover is an amazing profile of endurance, hardiness, fidelity and overcoming long odds for survival. These...

STARTING SMALL Editors, Vineyard Gazette: When passing by the row of pitch pines along State Road at the Polly Hill Arboretum, I often...

Learning the Ropes Training young men and women in maritime skills would seem to be a natural and logical endeavor on an Island seven miles...

Hello, June

Welcome. We’re here today to get approval to leave this place. To be told that we’re done, al fin, la fine. But if we were to place this...

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First of all, welcome families and friends. Second, congratulations class of 2008. And third, I love you. My fellow graduates, we have been...

When I sat down to write this graduation speech, I did what any child of the nineties would do in my situation — I went on Google. I typed “...

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