Yearly Archives: 2014

Supporting partners in Vineyard House’s mission

To the Editor: As Vineyard House breaks ground on the construction of our new consolidated campus, it is only appropriate to thank other Island agencies...

How could anyone support it?

To the Editor: The proposal under consideration for the monstrous expansion of the Stop & Shop is appalling to say the least. I was brought up...

Faults lack of transparency by Stop & Shop

To the Editor: In an op-ed in the April 12 Gazette, Geoghan Coogan, attorney for Ahold-Stop & Shop, stated, “Stop & Shop has been transparent...

A preposterous proposal

To the Editor: This letter is to voice our concern over the proposed new Stop & Shop supermarket complex in Vineyard Haven. The regional impact...

More choices in Chilmark

To the Editor: Stewardship is defined as “the responsible overseeing and protection of something considered worth caring for and preserving.” At their annual town meeting, Chilmark...

Stop & Shop design fails the test

To the Editor: I'd like to start with an apology for making my voice heard late in the process of the design proposal for the...

Say no to Stop & Shop

To the Editor: Following is a letter that I have emailed to the Martha's Vineyard Commission about the enormous scale of the proposed Stop &...

At Large: The windy 10-year war

If you have been marveling at the other marathon, that is, the marathon, unanesthetized colonoscopy now being performed on the Stop & Shop project,...

Editorial: Dukes County, once again, intrudes on airport affairs

For the umpteenth time in recent history, the Dukes County commissioners have demonstrated their latent but persistent determination to get their mitts on county...

A trio of Chilmark Dunkls in opposition to Stop & Shop

To the Editor: 1. Chapter 831 states, and I quote - “The purpose of the commission created by this act shall be to further protect...