Monthly Archives: December 2011

Academic Honors

Laura Jernegan of Edgartown at American University in Washington,1 D.


Dina BenDavid, MSN, NP-C, of Edgartown has just graduated with a Master's of Science in Nursing degree from Frontier School of Midwifery & Family Nursing.

Officer Derek Back begins patrolling Oak Bluffs

Derek Back joined the Oak Bluffs police department December 20 as the newest officer on the force.

Congregational Church pageant at the Ag Hall on Christmas Eve

Wise men, and donkeys, and angels all gathered at the Ag Hall on Christmas Eve for the Congregational Church's annual Christmas Eve pageant.

Habitat of Martha’s Vineyard will partner with kit house maker

To keep construction costs at a minimum, Habitat has decided to join forces with FirstDay Cottages, designers of a home that can be built by novices.

Garden Notes: Gardening on Martha’s Vineyard: looking forward to 2012

Mulching is like a buying an insurance policy for your plants and garden, buffering them against unknown risks.

Visiting Vet: For Martha’s Vineyard vets, diagnosing is like solving a...

Some diagnoses are easy, some vexing. Either way a strict protocol and process makes the work more accurate.

My choice: the ten best books of 2011

We have all had the experience of loving one book by an author, and finding the second just so-so.

Volunteer opportunities on Martha’s Vineyard

Volunteering is good and good for you: there's plenty of need on the Island and experts agree on its health benefits.

More Martha’s Vineyarders need food support than ever before

A program to provide holiday meals to hungry Islanders looks to the community to help it satisfy increasing demand.