STARTING SMALL Editors, Vineyard Gazette: When passing by the row of pitch pines along State Road at the Polly Hill Arboretum, I often...

I slept with my first beetle at age eight. Ours was a casual affair; two souls finding refuge on my grandmother’s pull-out sofa. But, as with...

Noisy Gli de From the Vineyard Gazette editions of June, 1983:

By accident of birth or some would say by destiny, my generation is about to live through yet another sea change of consciousness in this...

Wash Day Art As the green movement has grown, hanging out clothes has become de rigueur. Solar dryers, some call them, but around here they...

Learning the Ropes Training young men and women in maritime skills would seem to be a natural and logical endeavor on an Island seven miles...

Hello, June

Welcome. We’re here today to get approval to leave this place. To be told that we’re done, al fin, la fine. But if we were to place this...

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First of all, welcome families and friends. Second, congratulations class of 2008. And third, I love you. My fellow graduates, we have been...

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