Yearly Archives: 2010

Right whales spotted off Vineyard

The state Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) urges mariners to use caution in the coastal waters around Martha's Vineyard where two pairs of mother and calf right whales are feeding.

Firefighters respond to Tisbury brush fire

The emergency airwaves crackled Wednesday, shortly after 1 pm, as Tisbury firefighters tried to reach a brush fire that broke out in a wooded area between Holmes Hole Road and Canterbury Lane, near the Old Sailor's Burying Ground.

Chilmark selectman bows out

Chilmark selectmen Frank Fenner and Warren Doty said a fond farewell Tuesday to their colleague J.

Gourmet thief on the lam with lobster rolls

A gourmet thief with a discerning palate struck at Grace Episcopal Church Sunday.

SSA approves special rate for seriously ill

The Steamship Authority (SSA) members approved a special rate for seriously ill Island residents at their monthly meeting held Tuesday in New Bedford, according to a management report.

Groundbreaking Sunday for Tisbury’s new ESF

A groundbreaking ceremony for Tisbury's new emergency services facility (ESF) will take place at 1 pm, Sunday, April 25, at the former site of the town hall annex on West Spring Street.

DOT will hold hearing on Lagoon Pond Drawbridge

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) highway division will convene a public hearing to discuss the proposed replacement of the Lagoon Pond Drawbridge, at 4:30 pm, Thursday, April 29 in the Katherine Cornell Theater in Vineyard Haven.

Essay: We promise safe, regulated beer and wine sales

As we wind up the town meeting season and head into the ballot there is one vote that many will be coming out on Tuesday to cast.