Chilmark Town Column

Chilmark Town Column: May 26

Chilmark’s town hall now houses the town’s historic weights and measures cabinet of 1913. The wardrobe sized cabinet has been stored by the town in several locations and the condition of the case and its scale and weights went untended for a number of years.

Chilmark Town Column: May 19

Chilmark warmed up a bit today as the temperatures climbed into the comfortable numbers we look forward to in May.

Chilmark Town Column: May 12

Chilmark is in free fall already. The large number of weekend visitors that were in Menemsha last weekend was the clue. The weather was much more spring than summer but it didn’t seem to matter.

Chilmark Town Column: May 5

Chilmark has literally been in a fog all week, with some heavy showers along the way. All our open spaces are very green now, with turkeys on display in most fields and deer everywhere even during daylight hours.

Chilmark Town Column: April 28

Chilmark’s annual spring town meeting drew a crowd on Monday last with approximately 250 voters turning out for a long night of discussion and voting on town government.

Chilmark Town Column: April 21

Chilmark looked good to me last week when Dianne Smith and I returned from a mind-blowing trip to Budapest and back.

Chilmark Town Column: April 14

Last year when John Kosboski sold his house, packed his belongings and hopped a jet plane bound for Hawaii, I never thought it would be the last time I saw him.

Chilmark Town Column: April 7

Looking ahead to interesting things coming up, may I suggest you mark your calendar for the 33rd women’s symposium entitled Clutter.

Chilmark Town Column: March 31

Fear not, let me assure Jane’s faithful readers that our steadfast columnist is but taking a brief leave of absence from her computer desk. She will return to you in a few short weeks with newsy goodness galore.

Chilmark Town Column: March 24

Chilmark is looking springlike in spite of the temperatures; fields are green and daffodils are blooming.