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Jamie Kageleiry

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A half-century of Earth Days: The world is ours for the changing

Fifty years ago today, 20 million Americans — 10 percent of the population — gathered in the streets of cities and towns large and...

Dan Sharkovitz dies

Daniel Sharkovitz, beloved English teacher at Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS), died on Sunday morning, Feb. 16. He was 68, and lived in...

January, 2020 ‘Do You Know’ contest winner and answer

The winner of the January 'Do You Know' Contest was Joyce Boyd, who correctly identified Todd Rebello on Jan. 13.

Nelson Bryant, outdoorsman and writer, dies

Nelson Bryant, a former dock builder from West Tisbury who would go on to write the New York Times “Outdoors” column for more than...

Sponsored: Real Estate Confidential: my personal 2020 favorites (all in Chilmark)

Real Estate Confidential is a weekly chit-chat about new listings, sales, or other insider info on the Martha’s Vineyard Real Estate market, presented by...

Novelist Ward Just dies

Ward Just, an acclaimed novelist who lived in Vineyard Haven, died on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Plymouth. He...

Life sure is sweet

One night this fall (well, twice, actually), my 23-year-old daughter and I walked up our Oak Bluffs street and sat down at the bar...

October ‘Do You Know’ contest winner and answers

The winner of the October "Do You Know" contest is Rob Gatchell, who correctly guessed Geraldine Moriarty, on Oct. 4, and again on Oct....

Worth the hustle and bustle

I like to say jokingly (sort of jokingly) that going to Edgartown in the summer is like going to another country. It takes a...

July, 2019 ‘Do You Know’ contest winner and answers

Judy Counsell of West Tisbury won the July "Do You Know?"contest in The Minute for her correct answer of Dominic Penicaud on July 29....

April Do You Know answers and winner

The winner of the April Do You Know contest is Ann Milstein, for her correct answer on April 29 of Sanford Evans. When she...

Do You Know March winner and answers

Gayle Stiller won the March "Do You Know" contest by correctly identifying Dan Waters on March 22. Gayle will collect a $100 gift certificate...

A response to the story of two infants

We have seen the response to our story about the recent deaths of two infants, and would like to address many of the comments...

February Do You Know winner and answers

A contestant who goes by the handle of "Edgartown7" won the February contest by correctly guessing "The Whites" on February 22.

January, 2019 Do You Know winner and answers

The January contest was won by Gayle Stiller — who participates often, and is usually always right — with her correct answer of Betty...

December ‘Do You Know’ contest winner and answers

Bettina (Tina) Preston won the December "Do You Know" contest in The Minute with her correct answer of "Jon and Shirley Mayhew and their...

Some of our favorites from Peter Simon’s ‘Vineyard Scene’

Do you see your face here? Or the face of a friend? Peter Simon had a way of capturing Islanders in the process of...

Do you know who’s in this picture?

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L’Etoile, the star of a dark and stormy November night

Nov. 25. Mark the date. That’s the last chance you have to get to L’Etoile before they close for the season. Why am I telling...