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Hooray for Nstar

I want to say how impressed I am with the crews at NSTAR.

Hooray for the Chappy EMTs and all who helped

On Sunday, the day Irene arrived, our seven-year-old grandson broke his arm.

New bus bench needed at hospital

The bench could have a patriotic message painted on it, like "Remember the Maine" (or the Alamo) or "Hooray for Bill.

No pricing surprises

I feel very strongly about the practice retailers have of not putting the complete price, including tax, on items, be it food, clothing, etc.

Appalling municipal decision in Oak Bluffs

The town of Oak Bluffs is not adequately protecting its residents and visitors.

Proud to be a firefighter’s son

With the anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy upon us, bringing back to life the incredible suffering it caused and the remarkable service our nation's police and fire fighters provided, I am prompted to share some thoughts.

Re-entry isn’t easy, although another Vineyard summer will come

Almost every day since I've been back from the Vineyard, I've walked my dogs around Fresh Pond, the local reservoir in Cambridge, a city of 100,000.

Hazel W. Hunt

Hazel Wald Hunt, who spent her childhood summers in North Tisbury and who leaves five first cousins on the Vineyard, died on August 20 in Lucca, Italy, of heart failure.

Michelle Laurie

Michelle Laurie died peacefully on July 1, 2011, following a courageous battle against brain cancer.

Keith E. Graves

Keith Elliot Graves, 57, of Holyoke and formerly of Martha's Vineyard, died at Holyoke Medical Center on August 23, 2011.

For nine 1983 MVRHS grads, reunions become annual

Why wait every five years to enjoy the company of old classmates? A group of 1983 high school grads decided not to.

From dad to daughter, as she leaves Martha’s Vineyard for college

Not so long ago, Tom Pallas watched his daughter, Naomi, start kindergarten. Now she's heading off to college, and he's got some...advice?

No dirt bikes at Greenlands

To the Editor:In light of a recent increase in dirt bike and ATV riding within the conservation property owned by the town of West...

No treatment plant expansion

Let's start with a few facts from Colorado State University.

Thanks for the beeps

Thank you for your beeps and gestures of support and acknowledgement.