Yearly Archives: 2011

Weekly Update – top news and noteworthy events, September 16

VIDEO: Stories and events that have caught many people's attention this week.

Lagoon Pond bridge detour required Thursday night

The Lagoon Pond drawbridge will be restricted to one-way traffic for a few hours September 21 and closed from 9 pm September 22 through 5 am September 23.

Services Saturday for David L. Hamblen

David Lucian Hamblen of Falmouth and formerly of Edgartown, died Tuesday September 13, 2011.

Olivia Smith is sixth in USEF national pony competition

Olivia Smith, a seventh grader at the West Tisbury School, placed sixth out of 139 competitors in the over fences class and eighteenth overall in the United States Equestrian Federation's pony competition finals at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky.

West Tisbury selectmen weigh sidewalk and warrant articles

The warrant will include a request to amend the bylaws to include language that would ban dogs from the Lambert's Cove Beach during the summer.

50th reunion this weekend for MVRHS Class of 1961

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School Class of 1961 will gather for their 50th class reunion this weekend: September 16, 17, and 18.


Was it just me, or was the past weekend a little intense here in Aquinnah? On Saturday we had Michelle Laurie's beautiful memorial.

Oak Bluffs

This Saturday is Tivoli Day, so that means that Thanksgiving is just around the corner.

West Tisbury

Three inches of rain last week, followed by sunny, cool days, perfect September weather.


Big bunches of birthday balloon wishes and lots of wishes for many more go out to my dear husband, Donald.