Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Letters to the Editor

More to thank

In our recent Letter to the Editor, to thank those who supported our efforts to clean up around Sunset Lake, we inadvertently omitted Tony's Market.

A real blessing

A few weeks ago, I made my very first visit to Martha's Vineyard and was hosted by lovely friends on Lake Tashmoo.

Imagine turbines in the wake of a hurricane

Let's picture the commercial wind turbines and hurricane Carol, August 30, 1954.

Valora “” a rich but too brief life

Last Monday, my schooner Valora was lost after she broke from her mooring outside Vineyard Haven and went up on the breakwater.

TTOR has treated Chappy community dismissively

The signatories of this letter include longtime Chappaquiddick stakeholders and many past and current members of the TTOR Local Chappy committee.

A good visit

The White House Press Corp left Mansion House today, and even with the few days of rain, it was a good visit.


Your recent article on Grey Barn Farm's solar project prompts this letter (Aug.

Faith restored

My name is Carol Whitley, and I live in Virginia.

The Vineyard spirit

After my son's fishing pole was taken from the Edgartown dock, I drove to Coop's with a carload of kids and asked the owner for an inexpensive rod.

A heartrending issue

I was surprised by the small turnout at the Tabernacle two weeks ago when a California organization called Not For Sale did a compelling presentation on the worldwide human trafficking problem.

Cooperation in doubt

In the article of August 19 regarding the August 11 meeting of the Tisbury-Oak Bluffs joint committee, formed to study regionalization of services, [

About the girl on the whaleship

Laura Jernegan was a little girl of six when she went on a whaling ship with her father, mother and little brother.

A familiar neighbor would like to hear from you

This is to the friends of Johnny Seaview (Oliver Perry).

Hemp instead of oil

This is an open letter to President Barack Obama.

Use the bike path

Dear Colorful Spandex Pants Bike Man, you're really getting on my nerves.

It’s a cook’s prerogative

For most of the last 25 years I've entered yeast breads in the fair's baked goods section.

Complex TTOR issue resists the quick take

It is unfortunate that commentary regarding the TTOR staffing issues at Cape Poge has become personal and accusatory.

Possible Dreams came true for MVCS – Thank you

On behalf of the Possible Dreams Committee, we would like to express our deepest gratitude to all the donors, bidders, and auction goers for their generous spirit and enthusiasm demonstrated during the 32nd Possible Dreams Auction on August 2, 2010 to benefit Martha's Vineyard Community Services.