gladyss widdiss

I was moved by news of the death of Gladys Widdiss. She has long been one of my Island heroes, starting with her becoming valedictorian of...

From a July 1, 1960 column by Joseph Chase Allen: Looking backward, the most astonishing thing to contemplate is the realization of how...

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There are many good reasons for growing native plants. Native plants are adapted to local growing conditions, they promote biodiversity...

Oh what fresh hell is this? Those were Dorothy Parker’s words, and who knows to what original hell she referred? Her wry brand of...

From the Vineyard Gazette edition of July, 1945: The Lambert’s Cove Methodist Church, atop its rise of high ground in one of the beautiful...

At first glance it would seem that allowing folks in seaplanes to zoom into any of our great ponds is a bad idea. And maybe it is. But,...

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Letters to the Editor

It was 70 years ago, on June 6, 1944, that Allied ships landed in Normandy in the D-Day invasion. Church bells tolled across the Island that day.

The board, the staff and the greater Seven Gates Farm community would like to express our deep shock and profound sadness at the unexpected passing...

I just arrived for the summer and grabbed the latest Gazette. What a pleasure it was to read Katie Carroll’s article, “Making the World the Classroom...

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