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...

If you live on the Vineyard and haven’t had Lyme disease, it’s a good bet you know someone who has. The risk of contracting the disease while...

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

On Sept. 21 a group of Islanders will travel to New York city to take part in the historic People’s Climate March covering an estimated 26 blocks...

It took my daughter, studying environmental sciences at Elon University, in a report she just submitted, to rekindle my interest concerning the...

It is a wonderful feeling to see your house spotlighted in the local newspaper. I experienced surprise and pleasure to see my house featured in a...

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