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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...

October “Do You Know” contest winner and answer

The winner of the October "Do You Know?" contest was Susan Bellincampi, who won for her correct answer on Oct. 10 of Marney Toole.

The Minute’s ‘Do You Know’ contest winners for July

The winner of last month's "Do You Know" contest was Donna Diaz, for her correct answer of Lenny Jason on July 11. Here are...

Coming home to Home Port

It was the mid-’80s when I first went to the Home Port in Menemsha. Back then, I was a poor graduate student on a...

May ‘Do You Know’ contest winner and answers

Pamela Brock is the winner of the May "Do You Know" contest. She had several correct answers in May, but the winner was her...

Design Q + A: Jenny Slossberg’s outdoor shower and porch

  Tell us the story of your front porch. Last summer I was able to install a roof on my front porch, finally making it the...

Bedside Table: Jamie Kageleiry

Ok— I'll admit it. I dusted first. I didn't touch the books. Having big books on top of smaller books makes me antsy, which...

The simple pleasures of Martha’s Vineyard bay scallops

I grew up on the seacoast of New Hampshire, and have been eating scallops all my life. My father and I share a love...

Jeepers, peepers: Where’d you hear that pinkletink?

Looks like winter, what there was of it, might be heading for the finish line. It’s Martha’s Vineyard’s version of Groundhog Day: Hearing early Pinkletinks...

Islander gets cancer-therapy startup funded

Nathaniel Brooks Horwitz, a West Tisbury resident and senior at Harvard University, will leave college a semester shy of graduation in order to work...

Behind the Bookstore (and through the roof)

My good friend Louisa had been gone all summer, off on a road trip across Canada, and back through the northern U.S., with her...