Tuesday night I drove from the wilds of West Tisbury all the way to Oak Bluffs.

I’m determined to grow more food this year.

This summer Nancy’s Restaurant in Oak Bluffs will mark its 60th year in business. For co-owner Doug Abdelnour it will be an uncertain anniversary.

The popular Vineyard Haven restaurant Little House Cafe will come under new ownership in July. The buyer is Chilmark resident Brook Katzen.

At the rate we’re going on this Island, we may need one of those communal wood-fired ovens so popular in medieval days.

I always jump the gun — never been good at sitting still for long.


Arts Briefs

Offshore Ale will host a Dine to Donate event on Thursday, Nov. 10.

The Harbor View Hotel has promoted Richard Doucette to executive chef, hotel general manager Andrew Bartlett announced this week.

The Terrace Restaurant at the The Charlotte Inn is offering prix fixe dinners starting in November.