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West Tisbury sets price on Field Gallery purchase

West Tisbury selectmen reached a tentative agreement to buy the Field Gallery for a price not to exceed $685,000.

Dukes County assessors will revisit property values

The Island Counties Assessors Association announced that all Island towns will recertify property values for fiscal 2012, which begins on July 1, 2011.

For West Tisbury selectmen big beer and wine question gets bigger

West Tisbury selectmen may ask voters at the April 12 annual town meeting to allow nonprofit groups to sell alcohol at fundraising events.

Gabriel John Fedele

Gabriel John Fedele, 90, died peacefully at home on February 26.

So much support

I wanted to take a moment to thank all the Islanders that made the trip to Sandwich Tuesday night, to support the boys' basketball team.

Therese Marie McKinnon Hall

Therese Marie McKinnon Hall, wife of Benjamin Lambert "Buzz" Hall, of Edgartown, died peacefully while under hospice care at the Martha's Vineyard Hospital, on March 4, 2011.

Joyce Lockhart Lubold

Joyce Lockhart Lubold died March 3, quietly at her home in the Campground, after a brief illness and surrounded by her children.

Friends like stars

I have been honored and humbled all in one day.

MVRHS students named All-Stars

Three Martha's Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) athletes recently achieved "All-Star" status in regional sports organizations.

Christopher S. Look Jr.

"To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides" (David Viscott).

Marion Black Little Riley

Marion Black Little Riley died on March 3, 2011 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital in Oak Bluffs after a prolonged, complex illness.

Madeleine Elizabeth Bacheller

Madeleine Elizabeth Bacheller died on Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at the Henrietta Breuer House in Vineyard Haven.

Edwin “Bob” Newhall Woods

Edwin "Bob" Newhall Woods died at home in Santa Maria, California, on March 1, 2011.

Sports briefs

The MV PeeWees and Bantams youth hockey teams leave today for Lake Placid, N.

Seventh grade girls win March Madness hoops tourney

The Martha's Vineyard seventh grade girls travel basketball team repeated its 2010 championship performance and won the Sandwich March Madness tournament last weekend in Sandwich.

Heat roast Bulls in RCBL finals opening round

The Heat won the opening round of the three-game RCBL final series, Monday evening at the Boys & Girls Club in Edgartown, besting the Bulls, 97-86.

West Tisbury

West Tisbury lost one of its most notable citizens last week when Edwin Woods died at his winter home in California.

Bravo to the cast and crew

This past weekend I had the privilege of traveling with the MVRHS Drama Troupe while they performed at the Massachusetts Drama Guild Inc.