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Let’s move forward

With the "Shot heard round the world" that put a hole in the head of the most vicious terrorist of our time, the "Head of the snake" has been removed.

Horace A. Brooker

A service celebrating the life of Horace A.

Prescription for success

On Saturday, April 30, the Tisbury Police department was one of 5,300 drop-off sites throughout the United States that participated in the National Prescription Take Back Day 2011.

Emil Roland San Soucie

Emil Roland San Soucie, 79, of Ambler, Penn.

Jean Marc Levesque

Jean Marc Levesque of West Tisbury died on May 4 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.

Harvey P. Crocker

Harvey Phillips Crocker, fondly referred to by his nephews as "the uncle who never grew up," passed away March 10, 2011 at the age of 58.

Walter R. Stacy

A memorial service for Walter R.

Roundabout is not needed

Does everyone realize what is about to happen at the intersection of Edgartown and Barnes Roads in Oak Bluffs? The state is close to building a roundabout.


The online version of your newspaper is publishing a series of seemingly unmonitored and unwarranted comments and attacks against our Island residents.

The story of West Tisbury “” a parent appeals for protection

Martha's Vineyard's history is a rich narrative of people and events.

Zach Wallen of Aquinnah takes on the Mekong River

With two childhood pals, Zach Wallen of Aquinnah built a boat in Laos they'e use to cruise down the Mekong River. All went well until...

Taxes and the future for the rest of us

Last year, John Paulson, a hedge fund manager, took home $4.

Freedom for a while

Beautiful Olive, my heart is bleeding from such incredible sadness for your loss.

Celebrating Hospice volunteers

April is National Volunteer Month, a time to recognize and celebrate those who volunteer in communities across the country.

Compassion and wonderful care

My son and I were visiting my parents over the Easter holiday weekend.

Grateful parents

Good morning to all of the most wonderful folk on Martha's Vineyard.

Such a success

I thank all the people who were so helpful in making the Minnesingers's recent performance tour to Prague and Paris such a success.

Allan Michael Dorfman

Allan Michael Dorfman died on April 1, 2011 in Cave Creek, Arizona, at age 61.