No tax dollars for ACE MV

To the Editor: I am writing in response to Barney Zeitz’s letter  [A reasonable request, April 16]. I believe Mr. Zeitz owes me an apology for his remarks about my being irresponsible in citing [No taxpayer funds for ACE MV, April 9] ACE MV’s monetary request to the towns to be partially spent on benefits. Please read […]

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 that also support our population and our mission. Primary among these is the New Paths Program at Community Services. This six-week day program offers counseling and helps those in early […]

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 in Vineyard Haven. Generations of my family have been full or part time residents of the town, and many still are. It has always been the perfect place for […]

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 on this already troubled waterfront must be taken seriously, and the Martha’s Vineyard Commissioners be held accountable to the mission statement defining their organization: “….to help carefully manage growth so […]

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 will be asked to vote on Article 20, which asks voters to pursue a plan to build a $4 million, 19.5-foot wide, two-lane bridge to access the 12 houses […]