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Have Faith: Keeping warm, inside and out

The Houses of Grace are open for business, and so is the Warming Center set up at Good Shepherd Parish on School Street in...

Grace under pressure

Temperatures are dipping into the low 30s and it won’t be long before we brace ourselves for nor’easters and wind chill numbers. It’s the...

‘Delish!’ dishes

I grew up in Missouri, where we added a full cup of sugar to our pitcher of iced tea, and my mother made milk...

Have faith: New you

When I was a kid, I’d try with all my might to stay up to midnight on New Year’s Eve. For some reason that...

Cheers!

New Year’s Eve is closing in, so we’d like to share some delicious cocktail recipes with you. Almost any of these can work if...

Make a wish

Polly and Brad Simpkins invite the entire Island community to visit their wishing tree, decorated with lights and festooned with lots of wishes already,...

Have Faith: Many hands

After talking with the women in the NOW committee at the United Methodist Church, I’m wondering what I could possibly be doing with my...

Little pizzas packed with flavor

I’m about to let you in on one of my most prized secret recipes. (It’s taken me a year to come to grips with...

Have Faith: Friends in faith

I met my friend Lisa Belcastro at our Wednesday Writers group at Cleaveland House in West Tisbury. She’s a terrific writer of Christian romance...

Selma Frank at 101

Her eyesight is failing, but Selma Frank’s hearing is sharp and her sense of humor is still going strong, all pretty amazing considering she’s...

Take a long lunch

Last Wednesday we were lucky enough to have a half-day at work, so a few of us took off to check out the lunch...

Have Faith: Finding hope

If you talk to anyone who went to last month’s Solidarity Shabbat service at the M.V. Hebrew Center, they’ll likely tell you how beautiful...

Real Estate Transactions: Nov. 5 – 9, 2018

Chilmark Nov. 9, Seth F. Wakeman sold an undivided ½ interest in a beach lot to Joel Jacobson, trustee of KLCK Nominee Trust, for $79,000. Edgartown Nov....

Remembering the Great War

Last year Lynn Silva brought a canvas bag full of old letters tied together with faded green yarn to Times associate editor Geoff Currier....

Have faith: Shabbat Shalom

We don’t have cable TV anymore, a financial decision for our family, but one that I’m sometimes grateful for. I can’t imagine turning on...

Have Faith: What makes a spiritual home?

I love the question-answer format we use in this space from time to time. It allows me to ask questions, both particular and more...

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Bloody Bull

I was overjoyed when Geoff Currier brought me a little gift to the office a few weeks ago. He said his wife Joyce thought...

Have faith: CROP Walk

One of the best fall weekend events on the Island is coming up next Sunday, Oct. 14. This year’s CROP Walk kicks off at...

Status Updates

Heat kicks on at dawn —September almost over.Here we go again.At six the dog barks —either wanting to go outor just say hello.Meanwhile,...

Try this quick pasta dish on a savory Sunday

If you’ve tried any of my recipes, you already know I like my food to stand up and say hello. My Pasta with Roasted...