Welcome Caroline

Welcome Caroline

Aimee Blood and Paul Cotton of West Tisbury announce the birth of a daughter, Caroline Nicole Cotton, born on July 28, 2009, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Caroline weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces at birth.

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Gazette Chronicle: How Old Are You?

How Old Are You?

From a February, 1991 Just a Thought column by Art Railton:

You’re getting old if you can remember when:

You came to the Vineyard on a steamer, not a ferry, and she landed at Oak Bluffs. But not in a slip.

And a few folks, the rich and adventurous, arrived by seaplane, flying from Woods Hole and landing in Vineyard Haven harbor.

And if you said you were going to the “crick,” you didn’t have to explain where it was.

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Announcing Macallan

Announcing Macallan

Adam and Maya Moran of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a baby boy, Macallan James Moran, on April 7 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Macallan weighed 7 pounds, 8.8 ounces at birth. He joins big sisters Lily and Ella.

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Snow Moon and Spring
Next Monday night’s Snow Moon, a full moon, appears in the zodiacal constellation Cancer, a constellation we associate with spring. Though snow was in the air this week, spring isn’t that far away. More stars of spring start showing up late in the evening, after 11 p.m.
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Announcing Isaac

Announcing Isaac

Lindsay and Michael Trance of Edgartown announce the birth of a son, Isaac William Trance, born on Sept. 12, 2009, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Isaac weighed 8.18 pounds at birth. Isaac was welcomed home by his big brother, Ian Trance.

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Hello, Cole

Hello, Cole

Shelly Jones and Philip Reed of Vineyard Haven announce the birth of a son, Cole Philip Reed, born on Sept. 18, 2009, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Cole weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces at birth.

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Announcing Aliya

Announcing Aliya

Nancy Lin and Hesi Chen of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Aliya Chen, born on Sept. 14, 2009, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Aliya weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces at birth.

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Hello, Jackson

Hello, Jackson

Heather and Shaun DePriest of Beverly are proud to announce the birth of their son Jackson Walter DePriest, born on June 30 and weighting 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and 21 inches long. Proud grandparents are Walter and Karen Snider of Manchester by-the-Sea and Mark and Bernadette Crossland of Oak Bluffs. Also sharing the joy are great-grandmothers Ruth Snider of Vineyard Haven, Su Crossland of Vineyard Haven and Tillie Hohl of Plainfield.

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Hello, Hollis

Hello, Hollis

Elizabeth and Kevin Oliver of Chilmark announce the birth of a son, Hollis William Oliver, born on August 27, 2009, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Hollis weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces at birth. He is welcomed by older brothers Solon and Barrett and older sister Delilah.

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Hello, Sofia

Hello, Sofia

Stefanie Wolf Fisher and Charles Fisher of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Sofia Denise Fisher, born on Sept. 2, 2009, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Sofia weighed 8 pounds.

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