Home 2010

Yearly Archives: 2010

VFA Soccer

Tuesday evening at Veterans War Memorial Park, the Atlantic Football Club defeated Monto Orthopedics 1-0.

Shady Ladies shine

In the first of two games Tuesday, at Veterans War Memorial Park, the Creamers edged the Snaps 4-2.

A place to protect

Thank you for publishing my letter last week regarding the forum at the Chilmark Center this past Sunday to discuss the 166 wind turbines proposed by Gov.

Tribe okays feasibility study for Island casino

The Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah), in a meeting August 1, approved a feasibility study for a casino on tribal land in the town of Aquinnah.


"I always thought that her stardom and her stature were really not that important to her.

Grand Banks motor yacht sinks off Edgartown Harbor

A 40-foot motor yacht sank off Edgartown Saturday afternoon, after striking a hard object, likely a rock.

Sale tax holiday is this Saturday, Sunday

After a one-year hiatus, the sales tax holiday is back.

Pancakes for nonprofits

On Sunday from 7 am to 1 pm, some 600 hungry Islanders headed to the Edgartown waterfront to feast on a pancake breakfast hosted by the Rotary Club of Martha's Vineyard.

I’m on vacation, rules are optional

Each week in the summer I'm amazed and bemused that there are not more deaths reported.

Robert H. Edwards

Robert Howard Edwards, 95, a native of Oak Bluffs died on Sunday, August 8, 2010 at Windemere in Oak Bluffs, where he had resided for the past several years.

Vineyard Playhouse welcomes NY-based Opera Noire

The Vineyard Playhouse is excited to welcome Opera Noire at the Union Chapel in Oak Bluffs for two special nights next week as part of the Playhouse's African American Festival of Music and Theater.

Exemplary public service

The West Tisbury Parks and Recreation Committee should be commended for their professionalism and wisdom in amicably resolving a potentially inflammatory dog-related problem at Lambert's Cove Beach.

L. Joseph Norris

Lawrence Joseph (Joe) Norris, 45, of Martha's Vineyard, passed away peacefully August 6 at Massachusetts General Hospital, after a brief illness.

James E. Maveety

James "Jim" Eddy Maveety of Vineyard Haven died Thursday, August 5, 2010 at Falmouth Hospital.

Ice Cream at West Tisbury church

Sun-baked beach folk who needed a sweet fix were in for a treat Saturday afternoon at the First Congregational Church in West Tisbury.

Henry J. Rose

World War II veteran Henry J.

At the movies: Chinese migrants, Holocaust hero, and unconventional family

"Killing Kasztner: the Jew Who Dealt with Nazis," concludes the Summer Institute Film Series of the Martha's Vineyard Hebrew Center in Vineyard Haven on Sunday, August 15.

Divas Uncorked Wine + Food Festival schedule

6 to 8 pm, Cousen Rose Gallery, Oak Bluffs.

Albion Hart

"Remembering Albion Hart in the Campgrounds" a celebration of his life, will begin at The Hart Garden at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs, Sunday, August 22, at 4 pm.