Yearly Archives: 2011

Florence G. Borges

Florence G.

Sports highlights

The annual Fairleigh Dickinson boys' ice hockey tournament is this weekend.

Heat advance in RCBL Playoffs; Suns get even with the Bulls

In the second round of the RCBL playoffs, Monday, the Heat eliminated the Lakers with a second win in as many games, 102–86, and qualified for the playoff finals.

Groups want feds to redo Cape Wind review

Cape Wind officials on Tuesday labeled "frivolous" an appeal filed by the Nantucket Sound wind-farm opponents who say federal regulators should redo their air permit review because basic information about the project has changed since its original application, State House News reported.

John F. Downs

John Downs, a retired schoolteacher, died peacefully at his home in Bridgewater on February 13 at 71.

Tribe responds to allegations of dumping

This week, the chairman of the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah), in a press statement to The Times, said that allegations by a former employee of environmental violations on tribal lands are without merit.

Op-Ed: Another blow to Massachusetts fishermen

No one needs to be told how the fishing industry, once an economic mainstay of the Massachusetts economy, has been declining in recent years.

Vineyard loses hard fought game against arch rival Coyle-Cassidy

At the start of the season, Saturday's matchup between the Vineyarders boys' hockey team and Coyle-Cassidy had all the earmarks of a classic, a late season battle between two old rivals with possible postseason implications for one, or possibly both, of the perennial strong teams.

Thanks to the film festival

My family and I want to thank the Martha's Vineyard Film Festival for running the winter series Family.

Vineyard Youth Tennis Tournament raises more than $14,000

The Vineyard Youth Tennis 2011 Round Robin Extravaganza held Saturday and Sunday raised $14,852 to benefit the nonprofit organization.