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Gail Gardner

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Edgartown: All Island School Committee

I love a productive weekend. It always gives me a strong sense of satisfaction to cross some things off of what always seems to...

Edgartown: Halloween at the Carnegie

The days are still providing wonderful opportunities for walks on the beach or working outside but the nights sure are getting chilly. I’ve turned...

Edgartown: School plans taking shape

I’m shocked that we find ourselves in the middle of October already. Life is flying by so fast. I’m not really complaining, given how...

Edgartown: Tom Dresser book talks

Today was an absolutely glorious day. The sun was shining bright, the sky was a cerulean blue that artists dream about, the temperatures were...

Edgartown: Autumn hiking group

It’s been so nice to have the warmer temperatures back after a week of cold and wind. That was a harsh week, that came...

Edgartown: VIP yard and art sale

As I write tonight, with an early deadline this week, the news has just come across the TV that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader...

Edgartown: Focusing on the good things

We are now firmly entrenched in September. I always have a sadness at the end of summer as we drift into fall, but I’m...

Edgartown: Teachers shuffle classrooms

I remember as a kid, Labor Day meant the END of summer. If you drove down Main Street the day after Labor Day, it...

Edgartown: Starting a new school year

I am not going to lie. It’s Sunday night. I have two days of summer left before I head back into school on Wednesday,...

Edgartown: A touch of glitter goes a long way

We are heading into the last day of August. One of the big questions many of us have been asking in recent weeks is,...

Edgartown: Preparing for school year

This week is officially the week that wasn’t! Normally the biggest week of the summer, the only big thing going on is that we...

Edgartown: Hybrid learning for children

Is it just me, or are other people still having trouble knowing what day it is? I’m forever on the wrong day. I don’t...

Edgartown: On slow post offices, and other summer hazards

August is here. How is it possible that the summer is flying by so fast, and yet also feels so slow at the same...

Edgartown: History talk at Fisher House

I’m sitting down to write this after spending the day floating on air. After all this time, I sort of thought that having an...

Edgartown: Learning something new

I sat down to write this column on Sunday night, and put it away. I was feeling a little overwhelmed with the state of...

Edgartown: Collaborative fundraiser

We are officially in the high point of summer now, though things have definitely quieted down a little bit after the Fourth of July....

Edgartown: Summer activity picking up

I’ve heard stories of a crazy busy Island over the weekend, and I’ve seen some pictures on social media. But I have to admit,...

Edgartown: Making a difference

Well, if anyone was wondering if people were coming here this summer, the answer is a definite yes. No, it isn't the crowds we've...

Edgartown: Patience goes a long way

Time continues to fly at lightning speed. School officially ends this week, and summer break is here. It seems like the whole COVID-19 closure...

Edgartown: Continue to stay safe

I’m finding myself without words today as I sit down and write. I have so many thoughts in my head these days with everything...