Yearly Archives: 2011

Cable TV committee releases request for proposals

The Island's Cable Advisory Board (CAB) voted Monday to release a request for proposals (RFP) for cable television service on the Island.

Tisbury School will host forum on bullying policy

The Tisbury School will host a meeting Tuesday for all Island parents about the new Martha's Vineyard Bullying Prevention Policy.

Madeleine E. Bacheller

Madeleine Elizabeth Bacheller, 94, died on Tuesday, January 25, at the Henrietta Brewer House in Vineyard Haven.

Two Saturday flu clinics will target children

The Vineyard Nursing Association and the Chilmark, Edgartown, Oak Bluffs, Tisbury, and West Tisbury boards of health will sponsor two Flu Clinics for Island children.

Business Brief: Sharky’s will renovate Oak Bluffs location

Sharky's Cantina, the popular Mexican restaurant on Circuit Avenue in Oak Bluffs, will close at 9 pm on Sunday, January 30, for renovations designed to better insulate the dining area.

Scots say thankyou

The Scottish Society of Martha's Vineyard would like to thank all those who helped to make our annual Robert Burns Dinner such a success.

At Large: An Oh My God moment for newspaper types

When newspaper people gather, as they will in a couple of weeks for the New England Newspaper and Press Association's convention next month in Boston, many of the conversations, the workshops, and the seminars will have a kind of Oh My God energy.

Sports highlights

The fifth grade and seventh grade Vineyard girls' travel basketball teams had a perfect weekend on the hardwood, capturing three wins between them.

Martha’s Vineyard towns earn honors for town reports

Three Island towns swept the awards for best town reports among all Massachusetts towns in the category of towns with fewer than 5,000 residents in an annual contest sponsored by the Massachusetts Municipal Association (MMA).

Jean Knowles Goodman

A service for Jean Knowles Goodman will be held at Grace Church in Vineyard Haven on Saturday, Jan.