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Vineyarders outpaced by Chicopee, 1-0

The Vineyard boys varsity soccer team entertained the Chicopee Pacers, Saturday, at Dan McCarthy Field.

Vineyard Rotarians golf for Hospice, Island charities

A record 92 golfers turned out for the seventh annual Rotary Club Island Charity Golf Tournament at the Vineyard Golf Club on a perfect autumn Monday morning and afternoon.

The second Fall Tennis Classic

The second annual Island Fall Tennis Classic, a benefit for Martha's Vineyard Community Tennis which, among other things, provides support for tennis programs including the high school tennis teams, began, Friday, as planned, at the Edgartown Yacht Club courts.

Sports Highlights

Sail Martha's Vineyard and the MV Regional High School hosted nine teams last weekend for the 11th annual Arnold Brown Trophy, a qualifier for the Great Oaks in New Orleans.

Vineyarders fit to be tied with Somerset

Tuesday's field hockey game with Somerset was really two games.

Edith T. McClintock

Edith Taylor McClintock died peacefully Saturday, October 1, in Bennington, Vermont, where she had made her home since January 2010.

Charity navigating

Heather, one of our young patrons at the Edgartown library, approached me last week to say she was raising money for her school band's trip, and could I help? When I said yes, she led me to a table and pulled a fat envelope from her backpack.

The newspaper marathon

Some news stories are fun.

Commendation

I am writing to commend West Tisbury chief of police Dan Rossi, his officers, and Sgt.

Good luck

Good luck to the travel teams of Martha's Vineyard Youth Hockey as the season gets under way, and to all the kids under instruction and in the recreation leagues.

It was a goat, not a deer

I would like people to understand that in my letter, published September 29,

A non-customer tells why

I thought it might be important to let the folks at Polly Hill Arboretum know why I didn't attend the Aster Identification Workshop last week.

You’ll need a traffic light with your roundabout

We just returned from a tour of Scotland, mostly the western highlands, and we traversed a lot of roundabouts, which made me think of the one proposed here.

Roundabout – common senseless

I can't believe we are still discussing this roundabout.

We all washed ashore once

I have just finished reading the editorial

Not as welcoming as we think we are

My family and I are from Michigan and decided to go on vacation to Martha's Vineyard from August 29 to September 2.

Vineyard chickens: The Good Farm & Cleveland Farm

Jefferson Munroe of The Good Farm knew he wanted to farm but the point was really driven home five years ago when he was traveling through Africa.

Openings

Friday, Oct.

IEH Art Show opens Saturday

The annual Island Elderly Housing Art Show is Saturday, October 8 from 1 to 3 pm in the Community room at Woodside Village II.

Close up at Stefanie Wolf Designs, Oak Bluffs

90 Dukes County Avenue, Oak Bluffs