Yearly Archives: 2011

Fishermen spot great white feeding off Martha’s Vineyard

Three Martha's Vineyard fishermen spotted a large great white shark circling a dead whale tangled in lobster gear early Friday morning.

Bomb squad called to Menemsha to destroy military round

Alec Gale dredged up more than mollusks off Lobsterville Beach in the Martha's Vineyard town of Aquinnah Wednesday.

Daybreak honors Donaroma’s and 29 year employee

State representative Tim Madden traveled to Martha's Vineyard Monday to help Daybreak honor Donaroma's Nursery, for its participation in the Daybreak transitional employment program.

Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School committee approves student handbook changes

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School Committee (MVRHS) approved changes in the student handbook for the 2011-2012 school year, at a meeting Monday.

Selectmen, fishermen air gripes, plan future in Oak Bluffs

In an informal workshop with its appointed shellfish committee, the Oak Bluffs selectmen identified six specific actions intended to repair a fractured working relationship and set priorities for the future.

Chilmark considers landfill solar plant, but skeptically

Chilmark selectmen on Tuesday reviewed a proposal from Vineyard Power Solar LLC (VPS), an Island-based energy

Tisbury selectmen take Seaver Construction to task

The Tisbury selectmen delivered blistering reprimands to Seaver Construction vice president of operations Ken DellaCroce about the company's work on the town's new emergency services facility (ESF) on West Spring Street.

First bluefish of the season arrives on Martha’s Vineyard

George Moran of Oak Bluffs caught a bluefish Tuesday afternoon fishing from Wasque Point on Chappaquiddick.

Ocean Eversley brings home bronze and silver

Ocean Eversley, the 53-year-old Oak Bluffs running phenom, competed in the Women Masters 40 year old category in the prestigeous Penn Relays at the University of Pennsylvania.