Yearly Archives: 2011

Apology needed, and a plan

Michael Dutton, the town administrator of Oak Bluffs, is either the highest paid employee or close to that in the town.

Who should tell them to pound sand?

What follows is one man's observations of a May 26 meeting of a subset of the MVC, considering the complaints of some neighbors regarding the Goodale pit.

Tsunami preparedness lags

In the wake of all the destruction in Asia from tsunamis, I often wonder how we would fare against such a foe.

Great Samaritans

I am writing to say thank you to four great Samaritans who helped rescue our family's dog from drowning.

Sports Highlights

The Cape & Islands Fleet Finals Regatta was sailed at Lewis Bay, Hyannis, on Friday, hosted by Barnstable High School.

Vineyard Little League standings, Majors and Minors divisions

On Sunday, the Tigers came within one of catching the Pirates in the sixth inning, scoring four runs but losing 7-6.

Remembering Martha’s Vineyard’s fallen soldiers

"The 30th of May, 1868, is designated for the purpose of strewing with flowers, or otherwise decorating the graves of comrades who died in defense of their country during the late rebellion, and whose bodies now lie in almost every city, village, and hamlet churchyard in the land.

Martha’s Vineyard relay teams win at the EAC

The Martha's Vineyard 4x100 and 4x400 relay teams both finished first at the Eastern Athletic Conference track and field meet at Attleboro, Saturday.

Martha’s Vineyard girls’ softballers clinch playoff berth

With three games remaining, as of Tuesday, two versus Feehan and one with Chatham, the MVRHS girls softball team needed at least one victory to qualify for postseason play.

James A. H. Walsh

A memorial service for James Anthony Hamlin Walsh will be held on Saturday, June 11, at 2 pm at the New Agricultural Hall in West Tisbury.