Yearly Archives: 2011

Chilmark hires ambulance chief; hospital ER head has concerns

Chilmark names chief of Tri-town amubulance, but the head of the hospital ER, usually the ambulance's destination, objects.

Oak Bluffs Police enforce parking limits on Sundays too

The Oak Bluffs Police Department will enforce overtime parking limits Sundays and holidays throughout the summer season.

Still kicking

In the words of Mark Twain, "reports of my demise are greatly exaggerated.

Donald B. Altieri

Donald Bruce Altieri died suddenly on May 22, 2011, at age 54.

James Nolan

James Nolan, 58, of Middleboro, Oak Bluffs, and formerly Jamaica Plain, died peacefully on June 4, after a valiant battle with bladder cancer.

MSPCA to transfer building to Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard

The Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (MSPCA) has agreed to give its land and building to the Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard, according to a statement released Wednesday.


Evelyn M.

Editorial: Warning bells sound for the MVC – its authority has...

The Martha's Vineyard Commission's (MVC) review of the checklist triggers that send development projects in the towns to the regional land-use regulatory agency for review is important.

A tree fouls up SSA Wednesday morning service

Steamship Authority service between Woods Hole and Martha's Vineyard was disrupted this morning, Wednesday, after boatline crews loaded a truck carrying trees onto the ferry Nantucket, scheduled to sail at 8:15 am.