Yearly Archives: 2010

VNA opens a capital campaign

The Vineyard Nursing Association has begun a capital campaign to fund the purchase of the building that houses its office, off State Road in Vineyard Haven.

Editorial: Smart energy thinking is blown away by wind power enthusiasm

If you are one of those who favor a clean, plentiful, growing, cheap supply of energy to support the growth of the American economy — and, naturally enough, its many subdivisions, including this tiny, remote (but not remote enough) outpost we call home — you cannot but despair.

What’s my story?

The Edgartown Public Library and I began building our story about five years ago, when my mother and I moved to Edgartown from Oak Bluffs.

You never do things alone

"You never do things alone," Ted Morgan told the cheering audience at Sunday's event honoring him.

Edgartown library honors essayists, Ted Morgan

On Sunday the Edgartown Library Foundation gathered 200 of their closest friends under white tents at the Field Club for a brunch to raise funds and celebrate Edgartown's most distinguished citizen and three young essayists.

Toward bicycle safety

On behalf of the Martha's Vineyard Camp-Meeting Association, I want to thank Chief Blake and the Oak Bluffs Police for providing officers to conduct a Bicycle Safety Clinic held at the campground on Saturday (July 10).

Is a university extension program possible here?

To the Editor:I remember when the Nathan Mayhew Seminars started years ago on the Island, and I was excited about the possibilities.

Gratitude abounds

To the Editor:The free Pancake Breakfast on July 3, honoring our Island veterans who sacrificed so much forthe freedom of our country was a big success.

A community that cares and acts

It is with a heavy heart and great pride that I write this letter about the tragic bicycle accident last week in Tisbury.

State would build a public fishing pier in Oak Bluffs

Island fishermen have often looked longingly at the Oak Bluffs Steamship Authority terminal.