In the coming year the Vineyard and Gosnold communities will be deciding what kind of wind energy development we want, both on land and...

What follows is an edited selection of reader comments from the Gazette Web site on the Menemsha fire.

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The indignity of fire — it struck on a sunny , hot and cheery summer Monday at about 3 p.m. The first warnings were muffled explosions...

Ted Hewett

FIFTEEN WOMEN: French Women Poets of the Early 20th Century. Translation & Notes by Edward Hewett. Greensboro Unicorn Press Inc.,...

Menemsha Boathouse Fire, July 12, 2010 Nobody died. Some history, in the form of a beautiful old building with a signature red...

Please Don’t Pick the Lilies Wood lilies are blooming in profusion this year on the Island, in at least one up-Island meadow owned by...

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Letters to the Editor

I was reading Eric Klinenberg’s article Adaptation in this week’s New Yorker and it occurred to me to wonder how this Island would have fared if...

In reading some recent letters to the editor, I had to reflect on the existing gun laws of the state of Massachusetts, which already require that...

On Thursday, Dec. 27 at 8:30 a.m., I was driving on Lambert’s Cove Road and ran over some brush. There was no traffic. I pulled off the road just...

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