A Weapon to Defend Island Waters The days slip by, one after another. First a hundred, then a thousand, then thousands more. The cesspool...
Disappearing Ancient Ways On Thursday night the Martha’s Vineyard Commission will hold a public hearing on a proposal to include five...
The Public Park that Never Happened For two decades, so-called Boch Park on Beach Road in Vineyard Haven has sat in a limbo made of court...
Return to Tivoli Day The town of Oak Bluffs, planning a new celebration at the end of summer in 1978, turned to its own history and took...
Two Ponds Share Common Theme The images linger in the mind long after they first are glimpsed: the tranquil surface of Mill Pond at the...
Derby Days Here are some things to like about September:
One local favorite capsized twice in his kayak. Of the fifteen windsurfers who entered a race around the Island, two finished. Sailboats called for...
The county parking clerk is currently making the rounds among Island selectmen with a pitch to increase the fees for parking violations. Clerk...
A proposal by the Chilmark planning board to require solar thermal heating for swimming pools is an example of a small but meaningful step to make...

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