Yearly Archives: 2011

Deck girder, 25 tons, falls off truck on to Eastville Ave

It took two front-end loaders to lift a massive 34-ton concrete bridge girder that fell off a tractor-trailer truck and landed on Eastville Avenue, on Thursday, February 3, about 3 pm, afternoon.

Martin F. Morris

Martin Frances ("Mugsy") Morris died peacefully with family by his side in Falmouth on January 30, 2011 at the age of 77.

Superintendent makes the tough, early call on snow days

A wintry mix of snow and freezing rain Tuesday led to an early afternoon decision by Martha's Vineyard Public Schools (MVPS) superintendent James Weiss to cancel after-school activities.

Audrey B. Dixon

Audrey Branker Dixon, 80, of Oak Bluffs died at home on January 24.

Wind turbines, there must be a better way

This is a letter to Martha Vineyard inhabitants, both the annual and seasonal types.

At Large: And now, the moment you’ve waited for – the...

I'm a big fan of "The King's Speech" for the Oscar.

Time to embrace wind power and its ‘beacons of hope’

It is time for us all to embrace wind power.

Business Brief: Angel’s Auto Body is open for business

Angel's Auto Body, a full service collision repair and refinishing shop, has opened for business at 30 Evelyn Way off State Road in Vineyard Haven.

Permanent Endowment Fund applications available

The Permanent Endowment for Martha's Vineyard is accepting applications for its 2011 scholarship program.

Local runner wins multiple medals in Master’s meet

Ocean Eversley, of Oak Bluffs, won two gold and two silver medals in the 2011 USATF East Regional and New England Masters Indoor Track and Field Championships, held Sunday in Providence, R.