• East Chop gems.
    Timothy Johnson
  • East Chop light.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Ocean Park porches.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Waiting for the bus at Ocean Park.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Yo ho, a pirate's life in Oak Bluffs.
    Maria Thibodeau
  • Farm Pond tenants.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Ocean Park in bloom.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Paul Doherty and his pups out for a walk on East Chop.
    Timothy Johnson
  • East Chop daisies.
    Jeanna Shepard
  • Ferry sails past fishing pier.
    Jeanna Shepard
  • Bike parking at Giordano's.
    Jeanna Shepard
The basketball courts at Niantic Park in Oak Bluffs were closed this week amid concerns about people violating rules to prevent unsafe crowding.
• Compassionate Care Editors, Vineyard Gazette:
John Lewis would want to shake everyone’s hand.
Kailey Morel and Nicholas Manzone, of Oak Bluffs, announce the birth of a daughter, Everleigh Brook Manzone.
Nibyan Peres and Jonathan Peres, of Oak Bluffs, announce the birth of a daughter, Amber Alves Peres.
Sarah Coleman, of Oak Bluffs, announces the birth of a daughter, Amira Grace Coleman, born on June 1.
Claire (Authier) MacDonald died peacefully in Concord, N.H. on July 28, at the age of 83.
Stephen Wesley Lewis was born on July 15, 1940, in Boston, the only child of Elsie Lewis.