The Chilmark selectmen are ready to move on to phase three of our plan for rebuilding the docks in Menemsha harbor. This part of our plan calls for...
I read with increasing alarm about people who want to limit the size of the their neighbors’ homes. I wonder what the old whaling captains would...
In Mending Wall, the poet Robert Frost wrote that “something there is that doesn’t love a wall.” I thought of this poem after reading “Super-sized...
I congratulate the Gazette on its coverage in your July 27 issue of the large house issue and of the related zoning board of appeals hearing in...
What did you think when you heard President Obama say, “If you’ve got a business — you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen.” Did this...
The Gaymark barrel has hung out in front of our property for nearly 70 years, at least since the place was owned by the Balls and later their...
It was one of those sunlit, breezy exquisite Monday afternoons driving down State Road in light traffic from up-Island near Lambert’s Cove Road in...
Here’s my fresh seeds idea. How about a press conference given by President Obama announcing no more door-to-door or canvassing calls until September...
As many Americans attempt to make sense of Justice Roberts’s convoluted decision, we are reminded that in at least one recorded interview, Mr. Obama...

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