Yearly Archives: 2010

Editorial: Town-tribe relations may need to add a kind of Bill...

In December 2004, the state Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) ruled that the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) is subject to local enforcement of zoning regulations with respect to the construction of a small shed on the so-called Cook Lands.

Matt Gamache captures skeet crown

Shooting against the backdrop of Segekontacket Pond Sunday, Matt Gamache (left) of Vineyard Haven captured the 2010 Martha's Vineyard Rod and Gun Club Skeet Championship.


"The Court finds it odd that, in effect, a 'recusal' occurred after the selectman took part in the hearing.

Water main break on main artery gummed up traffic

Tisbury Water Works personnel were called to repair a water main break on Edgartown Road by Skiff Avenue last week.

West Tisbury selectmen make short work of business

The summer doldrums or pre-Ag Fair anticipation so curtailed West Tisbury government business that the April 11 meeting of the selectmen took just 30 minutes.


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Hope Waingrow

A celebration of the life of Hope Waingrow will be held on August 26 from 4 to 6 pm in the Fred B.

At Large: ‘Help me’ – the lonely endorsement writer appeals for...

The flight of Congress to the hinterlands this month, to see whether what they have been told about the fiercely truculent mood of voters is true, coincides with the apex of the hurricane season.

Noteworthy events

The Aquinnah Cultural Center (ACC) will host a fun and interactive daytime community event this Friday, August 20.

Aquinnah Cultural Center fundraiser

The annual fundraiser for the Aquinnah Cultural Center was held Saturday, August 14, at the Center on the circle at Gay Head.