By Polly Woollcott Murphy. From the Vineyard Gazette editions of November 1976:
A Weapon to Defend Island Waters The days slip by, one after another. First a hundred, then a thousand, then thousands more. The cesspool...
closed to shellfishing sign
The solution to the problems facing our great ponds is so simple that I can hear the slapping of foreheads as I write this — the Martha’s...
TEAR IT DOWN Editors, Vineyard Gazette: A building permit is given to an individual in 2003, to construct a garage to replace an existing...
The Public Park that Never Happened For two decades, so-called Boch Park on Beach Road in Vineyard Haven has sat in a limbo made of court...
50 Years Ago From the Vineyard Gazette editions of September, 1957:
Thomas Ricks
As Thomas Ricks was writ ing his definitive account of the planning and execution of the invasion and occupation of Iraq, he would sometimes...
Return to Tivoli Day The town of Oak Bluffs, planning a new celebration at the end of summer in 1978, turned to its own history and took...
Being a seasonal Island resident, when I return to my other homeland I am often asked what do people on Martha’s Vineyard do in the winter?...

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