From the Vineyard Gazette editions of January, 1955: The first of the three town meetings on the regional school issue — those in Tisbury and Oak...
The first exports from New England to Europe were two cargoes of sassafras, gathered by Martin Pring and his company on Martha’s Vineyard and the...
The year 1977 will be remembered for its great winter freeze and as a time when the Vineyard tried and failed to secede from the Commonwealth of...
From the Vineyard Gazette edition of Dec. 23, 1909:The “corner store” in Edgartown is the center of attraction for all shoppers just now. Everybody...
From the Dec. 10, 1993 Just a Thought column by Arthur Railton:It was a couple of weeks before Christmas nearly 70 years ago, about 5 o’clock on a...
From the Vineyard Gazette edition of Dec. 1954: And now comes Christmas! Heralded by the stringing of colored lights and standards along the village...
From the Vineyard Gazette editions of November 1955: In the 27 years that one Edgartown family has watched Sheriff’s Meadow Pond morning, noon and...
From the Vineyard Gazette editions of Nov. 1971: Until killing frosts ravage the scarlet cranberries in Manuel S. Duarte’s six-acre bog at Cranberry...
From the Gazette editions of November, 1934:One of the best indications of whether the Vineyard is getting along well in winter is the presence or...

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