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Tisbury: Flowers and flags

Heard on Main Street: Some days I am myself; other days I put the keys in the fridge.I love the spirit of the Tisbury...

Tisbury: Our summer friends

Heard on Main Street: Cry with someone. It's more healing than crying alone.Tisbury is mourning the loss of one of our own. Fred...

Tisbury: Share the road

Heard on Main Street: Treat everyone with politeness, even those who are rude to you, not because they are nice but because you are.Don’t...

Tisbury: Quilts by Joan

Heard on Main Street: Listen: to understand, not to win.There will be a special quilt display at the Oak Bluffs library from May 1...

Tisbury: Spring brings back the snowbirds

Heard on Main Street: Life Is short. Live it to the fullest.Saturday is the Vineyard Haven library mini book sale, from 11 am to...

Tisbury: New paintings at the Tisbury library

Heard on Main Street: Some mistakes are too much fun to only make once.The Vineyard Haven library will be closed Monday, April 15, for...

Tisbury: Keep your winter coat handy

Heard on Main Street: Friends are like seashells we collect along the way. Any day is a good day to collect seashells and friends.At...

Tisbury: Town politics almost in full bloom

Heard on Main Street: Under everyone's hard shell is someone who wants to be appreciated and loved.My husband used to tell me I should...

Tisbury: It is time to garden

Heard on Main Street: It’s called March Madness. All basketball all the time, or so it seems.Pianist David Rhoderick and violinist Cesar Atzic Marquez...

Tisbury: Spring is really coming

Heard on Main Street: If you can't be kind, at least have the decency to be vague.I only just noticed the wonderful improvement of...

Tisbury: Spring peepers

Heard on Main Street: Be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud.Spring is only weeks away. But. Have you been on-Island in the spring? We...

Tisbury: ‘My Sister and I’

Heard on Main Street: A closed mouth gathers no foot.Best wishes for a rapid recovery go to Mike and Sarah Shepard. Mike’s absence was...

Tisbury: Take a deep breath

Heard on Main Street: Your job won't take care of you when you are sick. Your friends and parents will. Stay in touch.I cannot...

Tisbury: Island volunteers

Heard on Main Street: Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it.One of the best things about this Island is...

Tisbury: Belly Babies Prenatal Storytime

Heard on Main Street: Love is how excited your dog gets when you come home.Emily is the children’s librarian at the Vineyard Haven library....

Tisbury: “Soap Opera”

Heard on Main Street: Happy New Year!The Neighborhood Convention meets on Tuesday, Jan 8, at 11 am in the West Tisbury Congregational Church. It...

Tisbury: Give kindness

Heard on Main Street: The best things in life are not things.We don’t realize how different our celebration of the holidays is from many...

Tisbury: youth needed in government

We need more young people in government. You have a chance to meet our newly elected Dukes County commissioner-elect, Keith Chatinover. Keith will answer...

Tisbury: Delight in December

Heard on Main Street: “Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.”  –Marilyn MonroeLast Sunday 10 percent of the retail sales...

Tisbury: Santa coming to fire station

Heard on Main Street: Happy St. Nicholas Day, a good beginning to a holiday season when we want to think of giving to others,...