I turned 21 in 1968, the first year I had the chance to vote. With an anti-Roosevelt Republican father and a liberal leaning Democratic...
Restoring Veterans Park War Veterans Memorial Park was built more than half a century ago by hand by a small group of Vineyard Haven...
Cases in Point The recent Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court decision in an esoteric Norwell case — a case that relied heavily on an...
Shrinking Island Schools Growing communities traditionally have meant growing schools, both for the number of students attending them and...
MORGAN FAMILY THANKS Editors, Vineyard Gazette: To our family and friends, we extend our sincere gratitude for all that you have done to...
It has been a long time since I have lived on the Vineyard, so forgive me for asking, but when did the term New Yorker become derogatory?...
The new tax bills for Tisbury Great Pond properties were a shocker all right. The camp that I co-own with my three siblings, as the Sturgis...
portrait
Forty years ago my father, Island artist Stan Murphy, was commissioned to paint a portrait of our country’s first black cabinet member, Dr....
Joe Nunes
Joseph Nunes, 1910-2008 He was a first generation Portuguese American who was a member of the Oak Bluffs fire department for more than...

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