Yearly Archives: 2013


This week begins the great February exodus that happens every year.

Oak Bluffs

Asteriods, meteors, snow blizzards and winds, oh my! What is next? The only other thing I will mention about the weather is that my daughter-in-law called me from Australia on Sunday to tell me the temperature there in Perth has been between 101 and 105 degrees this past week.


These snow storms every weekend have been pretty, but the lovely scenic look does not last very long.

West Tisbury

Another snowy Sunday, happily housebound.


I have had a sick child at home for the last couple of weeks.

Six great Northeast college towns

Everyone knows about Boston and Amherst; here are a few more great college towns worth an overnight.

Tips for the college trip

A guide to making college tours easier, and a lot more fun.

Martha’s Vineyard District Court report

Jesse James Smith, Vineyard Haven; DOB 2/7/84, assault and battery: guilty – six months in the house of correction, 14 days to serve with balance suspended, placed on probation for two years, must pay $50 VW and $65 PSF; intimidating a witness: dismissed at the request of the Commonwealth.


Harper L.