Yearly Archives: 2011

Let’s move forward

With the "Shot heard round the world" that put a hole in the head of the most vicious terrorist of our time, the "Head of the snake" has been removed.

Vineyarders fall to Bishop Feehan in track

The Bishop Feehan track and field teams visited, Tuesday, and as expected, ran off with one-sided wins on the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School oval.

Travel lacrosse team loses in Barnstable

The youth lacrosse Under-13 team lost its game at Barnstable, last weekend, 7-5, but not before they threw a scare into the Red Raiders with an impressive comeback in the fourth quarter.

Martha’s Vineyard little league kicks off season

At the end of the first full week of Majors Little League baseball, the Cubs and Athletics were atop the league with perfect records.

Sports Highlights

The Vineyard high school baseball team narrowly lost to Eastern Athletic Conference opponent Somerset, 4-2, Tuesday, at the Vineyard Baseball Park.

Noteworthy events

This Saturday night, May 7, the friends of Kevin Searle are hosting a fundraiser for him at the Portuguese-American Club.

State signals no halt to operations at Goodale’s pit

After a site visit to the Goodale Construction Company sandpit Monday, a state biologist said concern about protected species will not prevent owner Jerry Goodale from continuing his sand and gravel-mining operation.

Aquinnah voters take up $3 million budget, annual warrant

Aquinnah voters will meet at 7 pm, Tuesday, in the town hall meeting room, to take action on

Don’t let ’em roam

This letter is simply a plea to all dog owners to not allow their canine friends to have free reign over the neighborhood.

At Large: A step toward cleaner power, but much remains unclear

OffshoreMW, based in Princeton, NJ, in competition with several other aspiring offshore wind developers, has responded to a state request for expressions of interest in leasing a 250-square mile part of the outer continental shelf to develop a 1,000 megawatt turbine installation.