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Kay Mayhew

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Tisbury: Stop business as usual and participate

Heard on Main Street: Get rid of anything that isn't useful, beautiful, or joyful.This climate crisis is an emergency, and our young people are...

Tisbury: They must use different numbers.

Heard on Main Street: Until I lived on the Island, I didn’t know that turkeys came in herds.At least they are usually “only” about...

Tisbury: Voters are also part of the problem

Heard on Main Street: Watch for little kids too excited to look both ways.School is open. The first day of school for Tisbury is...

Tisbury: Why on earth?

Heard on Main Street: We have two lives, and the second begins when you realize you only have one.Drivers in town need to be...

Tisbury: Lots of ribbons

Heard on Main Street: Don’t go to bed angry; stay up.When I go to the fair, I anticipate many wonders, without mentioning all the...

Tisbury: Celebrate the fair

Heard on Main Street: It used to be only death and taxes. Now, of course, there's shipping and handling, too.Why is it so much...

Tisbury: If you care, let people know

Heard on Main Street: Do you believe everything happens for a reason?With all the talk about traffic, has no one else noticed? It really...

Tisbury: A single slice of history

Heard on Main Street: The pursuit of happiness is the chase of a lifetime. It is never too late to become what you might...

Tisbury: The tropics of New England

Heard on Main Street: Mother Nature just wants to remind us that it’s supposed to be hot in the summer.Tonight, Thursday, July 25, from...

Tisbury: July traffic

Heard on Main Street: Why do I have to press 1 for English when they will just transfer me to someone I can't understand...

Tisbury: It was a great weekend for sports

Heard on Main Street: It's never too late to have a happy childhood. But the second one is up to you and no one...

Tisbury: That and some sparklers

Heard on Main Street: If I’m on life support, unplug me. Then plug me back in and see if that works. It works with...

Tisbury: Grab a beach book at the library

Heard on Main Street: If at first you don’t succeed, do it the way your mother told you to. The Red Cross blood drive is...

Tisbury: Warm moments and memories

Heard on Main Street: Don't be yourself — be someone nicer.Friday, June 14, is Flag Day. At least I think it still is. Do...

Tisbury: Don’t wait for people to be friendly

Heard on Main Street: Don't wait for people to be friendly; show them how.Our friends and neighbors are coming back, and houses are opening...

Tisbury: I am still smiling

Heard on Main Street: My friend says the reason we are born with two hands is so that we can pet two dogs at...

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...