Yearly Archives: 2010

West Tisbury makes short work of special town meeting

After failing on the first try June 8, to turnout in sufficient numbers to make a quorum, West Tisbury voters responded Tuesday and completed their special town meeting.

Bruce Eliot

Bruce Eliot of Edgartown died on Tuesday, June 15, at Martha's Vineyard Hospital.


A story published in the June 10 issue of The Times, "Summer arts workshops: paint, shoot, create," incorrectly identified Leslie Smith as Leslie Baker.

Tisbury selectmen approve beer/wine applications

The Tisbury selectmen held public hearings and approved beer and wine license applications for year-round permits for the Black Dog Tavern, Black Dog Bakery/Café, Rocco's Pizzeria, and Nicky's Italian Café at a meeting Tuesday night.

Thanks for the support

Many thanks to all the families, teachers, school food service staff, farmers, chefs, and community members who came out to support Island Grown Initiative's Island Grown Schools program, at our fundraising dinner last week.

The final piece of life’s puzzle

Words cannot express the emotional feeling that I felt, when my name was read by the principal of the High School.

A community behind the fight

It seems that every year the Relay for Life is plagued with rain, wind, thunder and lightening, and Mother Nature certainly delivered again this year.

Oak Bluffs takes action against cutting at Sunset Lake

The Oak Bluffs conservation commission is considering legal action, after several men cut down a large section of reeds and other plants at the corner of Sunset Lake, across the street from a new home.


The news brief "Island Dems attend convention," in the June 10 issue of The Times, incorrectly identified Tom Hallahan as the ex-officio Dukes County Commission delegate.