It is difficult not to be depressed at the recent great loss of life in our community.

U.S. Presidents. Martha’s Vineyard. There’s quite a story here.

Here is what I have learned about grief after having to cope with it for 11 years.

In 1950, six million homes in America had television sets. That included our family, living in a smoky steel town on the Ohio River.

No Fireworks, no Fair, no Illumination. No house too full with each generation.

From the September 8, 1939 edition of the Vineyard Gazette:


Letters to the Editor

The Island has lost a great friend.

On Saturday, Sept. 5, Habitat for Humanity of Martha’s Vineyard had its first Islandwide yard sale.

First and foremost, my heart goes out to those who feel they can no longer pay their rent due to the coronavirus.