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Benjamin Ian Julier

Ian Julier died peacefully at home in West Tisbury on November 4 with family by his side after a lengthy illness.

Leander P.C. Brown

Leander Patricia Carney Brown a 40-plus-year resident of Maplewood, N.

Excellent, thanks

This is to commend reporter Gwyn McAllister and Whit Griswold, editor, for the thorough and thoughtful article regarding Centering Prayer (November 4, MVTimes) and for various announcements of the Centering Prayer Retreat in the Calendar section, same edition.

Misuse of eminent domain

I was disturbed to read about the selectmen's desire to look into using eminent domain to take over a private business on Main Street.

MVC should be shrunk

Edgartown is justified to challenge the unbalanced funding they have been contributing to the Martha's Vineyard Commission (MVC).

START treaty now

It is time for the Senate to cut bloated nuclear stockpiles and restore inspections of Russia's nuclear arsenal by approving the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START).

Alan T. Campbell

Alan Townsend Campbell, age 71, died on October 25, 2010 at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston.

Napoleon Pinckney

Napoleon ("Nap") Pinckney of Oak Bluffs died in his own bed on Saturday, November 13, 2010, slightly more than 1-1/2 months after his 90th birthday.

Charles M. Barr

Charles "Charlie" M.

Claus Buchthal

Claus Buchthal, 97, of Prospect Hill, Chilmark, died on November 8, three months after being diagnosed with a brain tumor.

The MVC budget process explained

We have sent this letter, dated November 11, to the Dukes County Commissioners and members of Island boards of selectmen.

Promise of wind energy an illusion

Thank you very much for the invitation to attend the public hearing to review the results of a wind feasibility study conducted for the tribe and funded by the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center and the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Who’ll win the influence struggle?

If you want to run for Congress, you need money.

Veterans Day 2010

Veterans Day

Swan presided over Mill Pond

Joanie Jenkinson, Animal Control Officer for West Tisbury, has brought a white swan back to the Mill Pond.

Eugene Lawrence Luening

Eugene Lawrence (Larry) Luening died, after a long illness, on November 1 at his home in Edgartown, surrounded by his family and his favorite music.

Claus Buchtal

Claus Buchthal, 97, of Prospect Hill, Chilmark, died in Cambridge on November 8.

Voters have spoken; what did they say?

Well, America has spoken, loudly and clearly.

Shelter’s salvation continues

On behalf of the directors of the Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard, I want to thank MVRHS art teacher Paul Brissette and his students for creating the stickers to go on our donation jars.