Isabella P.O. Fisher

Brooke Michelle Olson and Clinton Arrow Fisher of Edgartown announce the birth of their daughter, Isabella Phaedra Olson Fisher, on October 24 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Isabella weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces.

Collin D. Stapleton

Carolyn (“Chick”) and Tyler Stapleton of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of their son, Collin David Stapleton, on October 22 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Collin weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces.


Michael and Maria Bettencourt of Edgartown announce the engagement of their daughter, Kellie Marie Bettencourt, to Jesse James Martin of Santa Cruz, Calif. The groom is the son of Judith Rose and Alan Hasty of Santa Cruz and Jim and Jerri Anne Martin of Burlingame, Calif.


Stephanie Dreyer of West Tisbury recently enrolled in the American Quarter Horse Association Horseback Riding Program, which recognizes and rewards members for time on their American Quarter Horses on trail rides, at shows, working cattle, pleasure driving, or just riding. Ms. Dreyer won an award for reaching the 50-hour mark.

Lynn Gatchell, middle school science teacher at the Tisbury School, has been named president of the Massachusetts Association of Science Teachers.