Announcements

Births

Maybeline A. Brown

Lisa and Brent Brown of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of their daughter, Maybeline Anne Brown, on August 4 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Maybeline weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces.

Elizabeth D. Guice

Sara and Thomas Guice of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of their daughter, Elizabeth Diane Guice, on August 10 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Elizabeth weighed 8 pounds.

Truman B. Halby

Ila Briggs Halby and Peter Halby of Lincoln, Vermont, announce the birth of their son, Truman Briggs Halby, on July 30 at their home. Truman weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces. Ms. Halby grew up in Vineyard Haven, and Mr. Halby is a long-time summer resident.

Achievements

Maxwell Martin of Edgartown recently completed 10 months of full-time service in AmeriCorps’ National Civilian Community Corps. NCCC projects support disaster relief, the environment, energy conservation, infrastructure improvement, and urban and rural development.

Graduates

Allison Brown of Vineyard Haven received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst on May 15.

Kathryn Hakala of Vineyard Haven received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst on May 15.

Lauren Maciorowski of Vineyard Haven received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst on May 15.

Adam Petkus of West Tisbury received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst on May 15.

Dean’s List

Taylor Pierce of Edgartown at Ithaca College’s School of Health Sciences and Human Performances.

Weddings

Lauren Harte and Lemar Hargrove PHOTO

Lauren Cosette Harte and Kevin Lemar Hargrove were married at the Old Whaling Church in Edgartown on August 7, 2010.

Lindsay Lamana and Michael Brown

Michael Brown, son of Teri and Bobby Brown of Edgartown, Mass., married Lindsay Lamana, daughter of Jayne and Mike Lamana of Carmel, N.Y., July 31, 2010. The couple were married at the Brown’s family home in Edgartown. They enjoyed a beautiful weekend with family and friends, and a festive pig roast.

Alannah Ledford and Corey Dechaine

Alannah (Laney) Ledford, daughter of Kelly Wheeler of Pocasset, Mass., will marry Corey Dechaine, son of Kenneth Yelle of Fall River, on September 3, 2010. The couple will be married in the same church where the bride’s parents wed.

Engagements

Cecilia Valdez and Kevin Hanover

Marc N. Hanover of Oak Bluffs and Linda-Jean Hanover of West Tisbury announce the engagement of their son, Kevin H. Hanover, of West Tisbury to Cecilia Valdez of New York. A Vineyard wedding is planned for the fall of 2011.