I’m more than half Southern, but I grew up in Massachusetts. Until recently I thought of Confederate statues as a matter of heritage and history.

I hope elected officials on Martha’s Vineyard were watching as more than half a dozen states took steps to remove monuments to the Confederacy.

Susanna Styron emailed me that she would be showing her documentary Suspended Sentence in Chilmark.

One of the memorable places of summer is the water’s edge.

It was 25 years ago that I met John Cruz. I was outside his house playing guitar in the Irish style of dropped tuning where you slack the strings.

Winter, summer, spring and fall, Martha’s Vineyard depends on volunteers.


Letters to the Editor

Three years ago, two good friends and I went to Puerto Rico. I had been there once with my husband back in 1992 for a quick stay before boarding a...

At the July 26 meeting of the trustees of the Vineyard Haven Library, selectmen and members of the public expressed objections to the plan to build a...

As a veteran of both Featherstone Center for the Arts and the Vineyard Gazette, my opinion may be jaded regarding the current display of Gazette...