Climate change is already affecting Martha’s Vineyard.

It was August 2004 and I had come to Washington to produce an oral history interview for Columbia University’s Women in Law Project.

We are on the brink of testing nearly 20,000 individuals, asymptomatic and symptomatic, for Covid-19 on the Vineyard.

On March 15, Mildred (Millie) Dowdell died in Florida at the home of her daughter. The Dowdell family has a remarkable legacy on the Island.

From the September 25, 1973 edition of the Vineyard Gazette:

Like everyone else in these stay-at-home times, I have been cooking more than I usually do.


Letters to the Editor

The Dukes County commission is asking you to vote yes on Question 3, which would change our county treasurer position from elected to appointed.

Since my son Adam’s death, our family has received, and appreciated, lots of good wishes and condolences.

The Gazette front page story about Edu Comp closing its retail store (Oct. 2), describes a previous use of the stately brick building that marks the...