Yearly Archives: 2010

RHS school committee thinks baseball next summer

A proposal for a wooden bat baseball team franchise was one of many agenda items at the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) District school committee's first meeting of the new school year Monday evening.

Negotiations delay Sengekontacket dredging, spark frustration

Negotiations over the use of Edgartown's town owned dredge for an Oak Bluffs project to improve water quality in Sengekontacket Pond sparked criticism at Tuesday's Oak Bluffs selectmen's meeting.

Tisbury will air proposed changes to town shellfish regulations

Tisbury selectmen will hold a public hearing Tuesday afternoon to consider proposed changes to the town's shellfish regulations that include measures to reduce catch limits and protect seed, or juvenile, bay scallops.

First fall classic for tennis

The first Fall Tennis Classic to benefit MV Community Tennis (MVTC) will be held Friday though Sunday, September 24-26 at the Edgartown Yacht Club tennis courts.

Bengals caged

The MVRHS varsity football team played its first game of the year at White Stadium, Jamaica Plain, versus Brighton and won, 8-0.

Girls’ soccer

MVRHS girls' soccer team lost its season opener to D/Y at Yarmouth, Wednesday, 2-0.

Field hockey fortunes “” Wildcats tamed

The MVRHS unbeaten field hockey team shut out West Bridgewater on the Wildcats home field, Tuesday, with two goals by Angela DeBettencourt, raising their season record to 2 wins and 2 ties.


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"Based on the reports, various Island emergency management personnel, combined with other related entities, worked hard to develop sound planning during rehearsal, but when the curtain rose for real, it seems all the actors were reading from slightly different scripts, which a few had written for themselves.

Yom Kippur on Martha’s Vineyard

Tomorrow evening at sundown is the beginning of Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year for Jews, which lasts until sunset on Saturday, the Jewish Sabbath.