Cold weather is coming eventually, so I’m in the process of moving summer things down to the shelves and wardrobes in our basement.

On Saturday night, Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish will take center state at the Agricultural Hall, just as they have every November since 1994 when...

As recently as a quarter of a century ago and long back in time before that, every Vineyarder knew Gifford’s Store.

I see Gerry now, blue hooded sweatshirt, ball cap, blue pants. Rockafella, he calls me (and everybody else).

Sad news that Chappy’s Gerry Jeffers has passed. It won’t be the same without him.

Like many of you, I give thanks for our public schools and their teachers, but I suggest we give also thanks for our public libraries.


Letters to the Editor

An online commenter to an article on the Trade Wind fence called dog walkers “the worst of the worst.”

The Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard thanks the Black Dog for making the shelter the beneficiary of its Best Friends T-shirt program.

Mary and I would like to give a big thanks to the entire Oak Bluffs fire department, even if you weren’t at our fire at the Madison Inn on Tuesday,...