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Now we are definitely into the fall season.

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Well, it is good to be back.

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There is no Oak Bluffs column this week.

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Columbus Day weekend was the best in my memory.

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How many ways can you describe the beautiful weather we now have? Even though it has been somewhat sandwiched between rain showers, what more could we ask for? Fall flowers are brightening up the landscape and many people at last have time to catch up on all the outside chores at a more relaxing pace.

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If you had to guess the date from the weather, you would definitely be thinking of August with this humidity and heat.

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A perfect weekend just ended, and our town was very busy.

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This Saturday is Tivoli Day, so that means that Thanksgiving is just around the corner.

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It's that time or year again when the children head back to school after a long summer break.

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Just enough to make a bit of a mess but not enough for serious complications.

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Weren't we lucky this past week with beautiful weather, which made for great attendance at the four-day fair, Illumination night, and according to all reports, "the best fireworks display ever.

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Here's to brighter weather ahead as today, Monday, as I am writing this column, the rains are once again tropical.

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Where did it go and why did it go so quickly? I am talking about summer, of course.

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Now is the time of year when people's fuses are getting short as they have to continually put up with the hot and humid weather, endless traffic, and ruder people.

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I really have appreciated the air conditioners these last weeks, but just when I thought I could not stand one more minute of their noisy humming, the weather changed.

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I missed the Portuguese Feast Parade this year for the first time ever.

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Summer is supposed to be a relaxing, quiet time, but we know better, don't we? We all work so hard in the spring so everything will look so inviting, with our yards, houses, the stores and especially the parks, but then we're too busy to notice.

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July 4th weekend brought good weather, traffic, visitors, and fireworks.

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Monday morning the view across the water towards the mainland was magnificent.

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Now we must all be alert to excited, fun-loving children riding bikes or playing by the sides of the roads because June 21 was the last day of school.