Voters in three Vineyard towns went to the polls last week and spoke for change, electing newcomers over incumbents.

As April Fool’s Day came and went recently, I remembered that Jimmy Cliff was born on that day in 1948.

Use it or lose it is an old adage, tried and true, that can be applied to a craftsman’s legerdemain, pasture lands or legal stratagems.

Every year at this time, I get to thinking about Nancy Luce.

I.M. Pei, the famous architect of great buildings all over the world, will turn 100 on April 26.

The Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) marked the thirtieth anniversary of its federal recognition this week.


Letters to the Editor

Many cheerleaders for yes on Question One do not live in Tisbury, including a number of businesspeople.

There is a clear proposal for Oak Bluffs to vote what other towns on this Island have voted for, which is no more moped rentals.

The following letter was sent to the Oak Bluffs selectmen.