What a busy and event-filled time was last week. All the activities for the seniors graduating from MVRHS were blessed with absolutely beautiful perfect weather. Thursday night was Honors Night; the Senior Brunch on Friday was followed by Class Night. This all led to the climax of Graduation Sunday afternoon at the Tabernacle in the […]
Do I dare say “Time Flies?” This Friday is Class Night for the MVRHS class of 2014. It really seems impossible that they were sweet kindergarten students in 2001 and have now completed 13 years of school. This celebration will be held in the Tabernacle in the Campground, which will also host graduation ceremonies on […]
Perfectly timed lilacs.
How wonderful this change of weather has been. Now the windows can be left open and I hear the wind chimes singing through the night. The birds chattering early in the morning wake me to their musical songs. Their different sounds all blend in to make a symphony of perfect coordination. Then a little later […]
People are scraping, painting, and repairing their buildings, conversing with the neighbors regarding how great everything is looking and how Oak Bluffs is becoming brand-new.
The sunny yellow blossoms on the forsythia bushes and the new red hummingbird feeder have attracted a great many birds, and for the first time in many years a beautiful Oriole has been flitting, about adding another color to my view. Now everyone is busy sprucing up their yards and planting flowers and vegetables in […]
I guess we just have to go day by day as far as weather is concerned. I still had a few logs left by my woodstove and just as I was thinking of moving them into the shed for the summer, I used them up on that chilly Saturday. That saved me a job, but […]
Time is moving so very quickly. It seems like only a few weeks ago everyone was combing the stores for ice melt and now the top items on our shopping lists are fertilizer, seeds and rakes. The sulky image of winter seems to be over and we greet the warmer weather of mid April like […]
Sometimes you just have to wait a bit for pleasant things to happen. Now the yellow flowers of spring are here, and Easter is this weekend. And many businesses are opening up for the season. Now spring is really here as the MV Gourmet Cafe and Bakery and Back Door Donuts is opening. The front […]
We stood at attention next to thousands of Firefighters. The sea of patches ranged from Boston, The Cape and both Islands, Western Mass, New England, The East Coast…The deep bass of the drummers rattled the street beneath our boots, and threw a vibrating force through our chests…