Yearly Archives: 2010


Truman B.

Edgartown Fire Department’s annual pancake breakfast

Pancakes were bountiful last Sunday at the Edgartown Fire Station, as were more than a thousand smiling faces.

Noteworthy events

The Martha's Vineyard Museum will host a sneak preview of William Shakespeare's "The Tempest" at the Edgartown Lighthouse this Friday, August 27.

Backus wins Chappy Pong

Rod Backus of Vineyard Haven won the third annual Table Tennis Tournament at the Chappaquiddick Community Center, Saturday.

Holmes Holers

Roger Becker was first to finish the 10.

Skillet Tossers Crowned

Karena Hammarlund of West Tisbury threw the skillet 45'4", four feet further than Kara Shemeth and best in Lot Two for women 30 to 45 years of age and best overall.

20th Oar & Paddle

Seas were neither calm nor high, just about right for the 20th annual Oar & Paddle Regatta, on Lake Sengekontacket, Oak Bluffs, Sunday.

Shannon medals

Shannon O'Connor, 13, of Oak Bluffs competed in the 30th annual Cranberry Open at the Tony Kent Arena, South Dennis, on Wednesday, August 18.

Governor on Vineyard Saturday to honor first responders

On Saturday in the lobby of the Martha's Vineyard Hospital, Governor Deval Patrick and the Tisbury Volunteer Ambulance Association honored members of the Island EMT (Emergency Medical Technicians) service, county dispatchers, hospital staff, and police officials who helped save the lives of two people in Tisbury during a medical emergency.

Reid reigns at Mid-Cape

Reid Yennie of West Tisbury won the USTA Mid-Cape Summer Classic tennis tournament at South Yarmouth in the 16-and-under division last weekend. As...