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SJC approves Cape Wind siting process

The wind farm slated for Nantucket Sound cleared a key legal hurdle Tuesday, when the Supreme Judicial Court ruled 4-2 that the state can authorize local construction permits for the project.

State cautions boaters to look for leatherback turtles

With the recent rescues of two leatherback turtles last week off Cape Cod, state marine biologists are urging recreational boaters and commercial fishermen to be on the lookout for the migrating endangered species.

Holmes Holers to Chappy

Sunday's HHSA Chappaquiddick Rendezvous attracted 16 boats to the starting line.

Remembering Ritchie

The annual Richie Madeiras Softball tourney, in memory of the popular Oak Bluffs shellfish warden and organized yearly by Ray Tattersall, took place last weekend at Tisbury's War Veterans Memorial Park.

Inkwell beach reopened to swimmers

Inkwell Beach on Seaview Avenue in Oak Bluffs was reopened to swimming at 2 pm Thursday.

VFC opens fall season

The Vineyard Football Club (VFC) masters traveled to Easton for its season opener in division five of the Over The Hill (40 and more) Soccer League South last Sunday.

Youth Tennis Top Guns

Reid Yennie defeated Kent Leonard, 6-4, 4-6, 11-9 last Wednesday and claimed the Island's Junior Tennis Top Gun title, with a 7-1 record playing against other top juniors on the Vineyard.

The 22nd Sullivan 5K attracts 242, raises $26,000

One hundred sixty two persons, as young as 10 and as old as 80 ran the 22nd Sullivan 5K road race, benefit of the MV Hospital, Saturday.

Wait ’til next year

The Island Little League season came to a belated close, Saturday, as some 11-year-old Little Leaguers challenged some 12-year-olds to a game at Veira Park, Oak Bluffs.

Youth hockey

At 4 pm on Tuesday, 2002 Mites.

Tennis for Hospice

The sixth annual Hospice Tennis Championship tourney will be held September 3-5 at the Farm Neck Golf Club courts and the courts at Vineyard Youth Tennis Center.


Ed Cisek of Edgartown has become a performer on a Harold Team at the iO Theater in Chicago.

Bridge results

In the Tisbury senior center, Saturday, six tables were in play at the weekly meeting of the Bridge Club of Martha's Vineyard.

Highschoolers begin football practice

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High school football team took to the practice field last week.

fall sports


Men’s Softball Finals

The Highlanders and Hurricanes, the two top teams in the Vineyard Summer Softball League had split their first two games in the finals.

Henry J. Rose

A graveside service for Henry J.

Meredith Jane Aldrich

Lifelong educator Meredith Jane Aldrich died at her home in West Tisbury, surrounded by her loved ones, on Monday, August 23.

Reel Picks

Weary but effective American assassin (George Clooney), retreats to a small Italian village and, while taking on a mysterious assignment, finds romance and friendship — a risk for someone in his line of work.