From the Oct. 17, 1975 edition of the Vineyard Gazette:

The Grange Hall was built by the Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Society in 1859 and used for 137 years for the annual Agricultural Fair and Livestock...

The past 21 months have brought the kind of unwelcome news that shows one the universe has been knocked out of kilter.

Martha’s Vineyard is remarkable for its intimate communities.

From the Oct. 9, 1931 edition of the Vineyard Gazette:

The call went out, there’s been a sighting, / A world class bird, her name, Soo Whiting.


Letters to the Editor

I am concerned that the bike path that runs along Veterans Park is closed for 14 days during the Beach Road Music Festival.

I was raised in the 1950s under the nuclear umbrella.

I was absolutely shocked to see your article Hunting Season Begins; Deer Are Plentiful accompanied by a picture of an adorable deer.