Hermits of the Bog

Doris

My grandfather, Charles Shearer, was born into slavery. Henrietta Shearer was of Native American and African American descent. They were...

Tisbury’s Good Idea The Tisbury selectmen are on the right track as they begin to explore the idea of a two-town venture in shellfish...

Live from La Scala

Down the Half Court The regional high school boys basketball team is having a good year, winning half a share of the Eastern Athletic...

Firemen pay respect to Danny Prowten

Northeast wind blowin’ whoo whoo Rain and sleet with wet mixed in snow The ducks were flyin’ fast and low. Bam, bam, I heard him...

Saskia and David Vanderhoop

I had my first taste of salsa dancing at a nightclub in Florida. A friend and professional dancer took the lead and spun me around a...

Leona

Editor’s Note: The following is an edited excerpt of an interview done in 2004 by Linsey Lee with Leona Coleman Flu, the daughter of the...

From Gazette editions of February, 1985:

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