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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.

Gwendolyn T. Wharton

Gwendolyn Tucker Wharton, formerly of Oak Bluffs, died peacefully on November 17 at home with her family on Martha's Vineyard.

Henrietta Norris

Henrietta "Penny" Singleton Norris of Oak Bluffs died peacefully on November 6, 2011.

Elizabeth W. White

Elizabeth Walker White, 97, died on Tuesday, Nov.

The Y – not just a gym

I could barely contain my excitement when the Y opened its doors last spring.

Join the gift-giving revolution

Christmas 2011 and the birth of a new tradition — support our Island businesses.