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Comcast on Chappy

We support and want Comcast to provide service to Chappy.

Chappy needs Comcast service

We desperately need Comcast on Chappy.

Comcast needed

I am writing to express my support of Comcast providing cable service to Chappaquiddick, as a resident of Chappy.

Comcast must fulfill its obligation

I would like to add my voice to those expressing a very strong desire to have Comcast service available to those living on Chappaquiddick.

No need for federal action

With the Telecommunications Act of 1996 Congress endorsed a national goal to provide critical communication services to areas that are not currently being served.

Legislators should do our business in the open too

The League of Women Voters of Martha's Vineyard supports the expansion of the state's open-meeting law to the state Senate and House of Representatives.

Let the green table continue

I recently visited the Oak Bluffs dump for recycling and was surprised to hear that the very green free table was no longer to be in existence.

Chappy get a clue

When are the people of Chappaquiddick going to get a clue? Your little cul-de-sac of a neighborhood will not get anything from the town of Edgartown unless it directly benefits the majority of the town of Edgartown.

Not rocket science

I read the article in the M.

Ban this, ban that

First they banned the other towns' people from the beach, and I didn't speak out, because I wasn't an out-of-towner.

A dog’s view of his community

As a canine citizen of Oak Bluffs, I must tell the story of my recent escape and rescue in our town.

Yvan E. Girard

Yvan, "Ivan," Girard, 57, died peacefully in his Oak Bluffs home on October 27, 2011, surrounded by the love of his wife, Nancie, his daughter, Ashley, and his brother-in-law, Gregory Lucas, after his all-too-short battle with cancer.

Cultural Festival gives international flair to high school

Food, arts, and performances from near and far filled the high school with unusual sounds, sights, and smells Saturday evening.

Holiday giving

Donating to an organization lets us touch the lives of strangers and help someone whose need may be much deeper than we will ever know.

Peter M. Devine

Peter Michael Devine of Oak Bluffs died November 17, 2011.

Robert D. Cafarelli

Robert Daniel Cafarelli of Key West, Florida, died on November 13, He was 60.

Peter L. Regan

Major Peter L.

Doris Y. Paiva

Doris "Dot" Y.

Rose Treat

Rose Treat of Oak Bluffs died at home on Thursday, November 17.

Marcia M. Airis

Marcia Morse Airis, 88, of Edgartown died surrounded by her family at her home on Thursday, November 17, 2011.