The women of Chilmark defended their contention that they should be granted shellfish permits by selectmen.

Autumn has been more promise than reality this year, with warm days lingering well past the time when hard frost ordinarily lays claim to the land.

Invisible to me, but not to Bill Austin, surveyor, who spies each little rill, And ridge and ditch and remnants of a fence

The Vineyard Committee on Hunger’s Family to Family Thanksgiving food distribution took place on Friday, Nov. 17.

The opposition is there and has been for a long time. It comes from elected officials on and off the Cape and Islands.

Magnificent as a roasted turkey is, it would be nothing, possibly the entire day of Thanksgiving would be nothing, without the small, tart, shining...


Letters to the Editor

Five years ago on Dec. 14, 2012, 20 children and six staff members at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., were shot to death by a man...

We have witnessed many wonderful Christmas lighting displays in Oak Bluffs, but this year tops it all.

At this time of year we are inundated with stories and photographs of animals being killed.