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Swish, swish, swish

Good morning, Mom, Dad, and Brother Ian.

Olga T. Rouse

Olga Terletzky Rouse, formerly of Michigan and Florida and Martha's Vineyard, died on April 28 after a three- year battle with lung cancer.

Oak Bluffs shellfishermen air gripes, reap rewards

Oak Bluffs commercial shellfishermen turned out in force at the April 27 selectmen's meeting and unloaded a litany of complaints.


I can't begin to tell you how much I'm enjoying this spring.


We're in that spring limbo of wool sweaters one day, tee-shirts the next, with raincoats always on hand, just waiting for Mother Nature to make up her mind, already.

Catching up, keeping up

"Camellias in bloom are among Polly Hill Arboretum's many flowering attractions.

Oak Bluffs

If you heard all the sirens and fire truck horns sounding on Saturday morning, you might have thought we were under attack, but it was a parade for the official opening day of the Island Little League.

Volunteers made the difference

A big thank you goes to the students, faculty and administration of the Oak Bluffs School, who cleaned up the long-accumulating litter along the path that goes through the woods behind the school.


To the Editor:Here is a quote from a recent Letter to The Editor: "I am saddened that Mr.

Mary Fuller remembered

It's been two years since Mary Fuller's passing.

West Tisbury

The subtlety of shad bush blooming in its quiet way was last week.

Food Pantry aided record number of winter visitors

The Island Food Pantry helped 510 families with food assistance this winter, according to project coordinator Armen Hanjian.


Wonderful news! Cheryl Holenko is celebrating being cancer free after successful rounds of chemotherapy and radiation last year.

Chilmark elects Jonathan Mayhew

Chilmark voters elected Jonathan Mayhew, a fisherman, to a seat on the board of selectmen.

The eyes have it

Glaucoma is defined as an increase in interlobular pressure (IOP) caused by impairment of normal drainage of fluid inside the eye.

Shoulder padding

The director of an Island nonprofit with whom I meet every week looked out from his office window a month ago and surveyed a raw, drizzly, early-spring morning.

Lambert’s Cove Art Studio student show

Cynthia Wayman has been teaching children of all ages at her Lambert's Cove studio for more than 30 years.