Oak Bluffs Town Column: May 4
Richard Lewis Taylor

Thursday, April 26 was a classic day when the weather portrayed all of its fickle signs morphing from late winter to very late spring.

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Oak Bluffs Town Column: March 23
Richard Lewis Taylor

On Thursday, March 8 the Boston Globe published what they referred to as a “sampler of notable Massachusetts women and events through the centuries” in honor of International Women’s Day.

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Oak Bluffs Town Column: March 9
Richard Lewis Taylor
The village of Oak Bluffs is a buzz as the Tucker family approaches the 100th birthday celebration for their amazing matriarch Mary Hill Tucker.
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Oak Bluffs Town Column: Feb. 16
Richard Lewis Taylor
Snowbirds fleeing south for the “warmth of other suns” are quickly followed by many from Oak Bluffs and other parts of the Island.
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Oak Bluffs Town Column: Feb. 2
Richard Lewis Taylor
Ella Wheeler Wilcox provides some context for our reflections on the past year and allows us to think ahead for what might be possible.
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Oak Bluffs Town Column: Jan. 5
Richard Lewis Taylor
The Martha’s Vineyard Branch of the NAACP is hosting a commemorative luncheon in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King on King Day 2018 (Jan. 15), at the Portuguese Club at 1 p.m.
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Oak Bluffs Town Column: Dec. 15
Richard Lewis Taylor

The Four Seasons Hotel in Boston was the venue Sunday, Dec. 3 for the Living Legends Awards given by the Museum of African American History led by Marita Rivera and located on Beacon Hill. In addition, the Martha’s Vineyard Museum leadership was also on hand to partake in the festivities.

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Oak Bluffs Town Column: Dec. 1
Richard Lewis Taylor
My favorite food during this Thanksgiving season surprisingly is not roasted turkey but rather cranberry sauce of jelly.
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Oak Bluffs Town Column: Nov. 3
Richard L. Taylor
Last week on her popular Rachel Maddow Show, in her own inimitable style, Rachel reminded America that the prince of Oak Bluffs, our very own Edward W. Brooke.
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Oak Bluffs Town Column: Oct. 13
Richard L. Taylor
Victoria Erickson must have come to the Island when she wrote this poem on the transition from summer to fall:
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