Summer Swells From Gazette editions of August, 1986: In the middle of what will be his last long summer on the Vineyard for some...

Letters to the President

With President Obama soon to arrive on the Vineyard, it seems appropriate to look back at an earlier visit. For instance, I was surprised...

By SQUIRE RUSHNELL My wonderful wife, Louise DuArt, and I live in the Yellow Cottage of Edgartown, built in 1853. We love that our...

From a Vineyard Gazette edition of 1931:

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Less than three per cent of the earth’s water is fresh, the water that sustains us. As the oceans rise due to global warming salt water is...

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Letters to the Editor

I hope the giant utility poles springing up around the Island are not a fait accompli. It seems we are going to have to bury our power lines at some...

This is for the young cowboy who drives eastward on South Road mornings between 6 and 6:30, speeding: You will have noticed, perhaps, that I don’t go...

Suddenly the Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road is transformed into an ugly, urban wired and poled road. From one day to the next greenery has had to make...

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