Monthly Archives: May 2010

Q & A (no head)

Nancy Cramer, Shaw Cramer Gallery: Not necessarily.

Noteworthy

Vineyard House, a safe, sober place to live for Islanders in early recovery from substance abuse, invites the community to a potluck dinner and presentation at 6 pm on Thursday, June 3, at the Grange Hall in West Tisbury.

Impossible without you

The "Creating Possibilities" Resource Fair, held on Saturday, May 8, at the MVRHS was organized in hopes of providing easy access to resources that could be supportive to families that include family members with developmental disabilities.

correction

In the May 20 issue of The Times, the article "County budget shifts save little" incorrectly reports that most county employees will receive a 3.

What’s happening: Edgartown

Edgartown has new faces, revamped stores, location changes, and even a store that moved back from another town.

Opening dates

The only restaurant that isn't opening this weekend seems to be the new Wallace brothers venture, The Ocean Club, formerly Danny Quinn's Pub and Balance.

Vineyard Playhouse Coffeehouse

This weekend the Vineyard Playhouse will play host to a couple of very talented and engaging female singer/songwriters, one — an import from Boston — on the forefront of the folk rock circuit and the other, an Island girl who is poised to make her mark on the scene with the release of a powerful debut CD.

Martha’s Vineyard Film Society: “The Joy of Singing”

Gallic humor runs amok in French director Ilan Duran Cohen's 2008 comedy, "The Joy of Singing" ("Le Plaisir de Chanter").

Martha’s Vineyard Museum announces summer schedule

There are 30 educational, informative, and interesting events and exhibits kicking off this summer at the Martha's Vineyard Museum.

“Schooner” by Tom Dunlop and Alison Shaw

"Schooner: Building a Wooden Boat on Martha's Vineyard" by Tom Dunlop, photographs by Alison Shaw, Vineyard Stories, July 1, 2010.

Love requited

I would like to thank the Martha's Vineyard community for coming out in force for my fundraiser.

Capricorn House receives green certification

The Capricorn House bed and breakfast on Seaview Avenue in Oak Bluffs has received a "Green Business" certification from the Institute for Green Business Certification Inc.

Vineyard Gardens weekly lecture series returns

Vineyard Gardens, on State Road in West Tisbury, will again host a Saturday series of expert lectures on gardening topics, each beginning at 11 am.

Gratifying experience

Adult and Community Education of Martha's Vineyard (ACE MV) recently completed it's first humanitarian travel/service project in Nicaragua.

Vineyard Village seeks volunteers

Vineyard Village at Home, now more than two years old, is looking for new volunteers and for more Island seniors who still live at home but need a helping hand.

Creative thinking: gallery owners gather

On the evening of May 6, Island gallery owners met on the sun-filled patio of Farm Neck Café to compare notes, share ideas, and partake of refreshments.

SSA adds to fare policy guidelines

The Steamship Authority (SSA) members have approved a set of rate policy guidelines, plus some rate reductions, in special instances that included reduced rates for Island residents who must travel frequently to the mainland for treatment of serious medical conditions.

SSA cuts ribbon on new Oak Bluffs terminal

The Steamship Authority officially opened the new Oak Bluffs terminal yesterday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Two hurt in West Tisbury crash

Two people were transported to Martha's Vineyard Hospital Wednesday afternoon, after a two-car accident at the State Road and Old County Road fork.

TWW sets new water rates as unpaid bills trickle down

Tisbury Water Works (TWW) announced a new rate structure for water service, effective in July.