Yearly Archives: 2011


Martha's Vineyard Workshops present a plein air painting workshop with John Holladay tomorrow from 9 am to 1 pm.

Beach update: Squibnocket in Chilmark, all Oak Bluffs beaches open

The latest water quality tests show it's safe to go in the water at popular Oak Bluffs beaches.

West Tisbury Library fundraiser features David McCullough

Historian David McCullough took his audience of West Tisbury Library supporters on a journey to Paris.

Chilmark tells Squibnocket Beach visitors, swim at your own risk

The state said Squibnocket Beach failed to meet water quality standards and must be closed to swimming. The town will let visitors decide.

Summer soccer on Martha’s Vineyard reaches adulthood

For 20 years, adult soccer players on the Island have played in a summer soccer league that has improved with age.

Herbert E. Isaacs

Herbert Eugene Isaacs died in Jackson, Mich.

Hot weather, hot racing draws boats to Martha’s Vineyard

Three days of sailing in varying weather conditions, and three evenings of merriment – the Vineyard Cup races pleased a crowd.

State orders Oak Bluffs beaches closed, water fails standard

The state Department of Public Health ordered Oak Bluffs to close beaches because water quality does not meet state standards.

SSA plans to scale back not close reservation office

The Steamship Authority board met Tuesday on Martha's Vineyard. Boatline schedules and the airport reservation office were on the agenda.