Boys Tennis Wins Dramatic South Sectional Semifinal Match; Finals Today
The undefeated boys tennis team takes on undefeated Dover Sherborn in the finals today of the division three south sectional tournament. Match begins at 1:30 p.m. at the regional high school courts.
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Following the Way of the Fierce Bison
I received an email recently that began: “I found the fierce bison underpants.”
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An Albie Crosses the Scale and the 76th Derby Is On
At first, they were catching more conversations and cavities than fish at the first weigh-in Sunday morning for the 76th Martha's Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby.
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Hooked on a Feeling; Derby Calls to Old Salts and Newcomers Alike
At 12:01 am. Sunday, the 76th annual Martha's Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby begins. First weigh opens at 8 a.m. Sunday.
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Fall Sports Are Back in Season
Most fall sports teams begin their seasons this weekend, with home and away games across the board.
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Wind Festival Beckons One and All
The Martha’s Vineyard Wind Festival dates back to 1967 but one could say it started long before that, when the first kite soared into the skies and the first kid held tightly to a string.
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From Gazette Stringer to Rocket Scientist
David Mello, 89, began working at the Gazette in 1948 as a student at Edgartown High School. Later he became a rocket scientist.
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The Moment Is Always Now for Frederick Douglass
This Saturday, the pioneering abolitionist, feminist and master orator visits the Tabernacle stage again, in Roger Guenveur Smith’s one-man show, Frederick Douglass Now.
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Are You My Momma? Barn Owlets Get a Second Chance
Each spring, Gus Ben David makes sure he has a large group of hens in various stage of motherhood. He’s not doing this because he loves chicken eggs and baby chicks, though. He’s maintaining a roster of foster moms.
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For Phyllis Meras, Ink in the Veins Keeps the Spirit Young
Phyllis Meras turned 90 on May 10, and along with her official title as contributing editor at the Gazette, she holds the unofficial title of oldest living employee at the paper.
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