Yearly Archives: 2011

Heather Capece’s Neverland at West Tisbury Library

Heather Capece's art work is being featured this month at the West Tisbury Public Library.

Garden Notes: Summer settles in for Martha’s Vineyard gardeners

Vegetable gardeners shift to nurturing maturing plants and planning for fall crops. Roses need attention, too, and watch out for invasives.

Women’s softball notes

This reporter has been chronicling the often impressive athletic exploits of Kelly Silvia for more than a decade, ever since she was the only girl in the MV Little League to today when she holds down the shortstop position for the Honeys and recently drove in seven runs with two circuit blasts to power the sweet ones over the Creamers.

MV Sharks enhance hold on first place FCBL

The Martha's Vineyard Sharks tightened their grip on first place in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League of New England by completing a four game sweep of the Titans, Silver Knights, Mavericks, and Titans, in that order, to go 8-3 on the season, a game and a half ahead of the second place Nashua Knights.

Weekly scoreboard


VFA soccer season begins

The Vineyard Football Association kicked off the 2011 summer season with a pair of matches Monday, at Veterans Park in Vineyard Haven.

Brewhas rock Catboats, Blazers win in men’s softball

The Blazers topped the Sons of Pitchers at Veterans War Memorial Park, Monday, 13-9, in a game that saw just one home run, that by Billy Panek of the Blazers.

Martha’s Vineyard Center for Living greets the season

What used to be called the Council on Aging is now the Center for Living, a welcome shift in outlook for grey Islanders.

Top seeds win little league titles

Cubs and Twins take the prizes. Mothers are the best fans.

Sports Highlights

The ninth annual Vineyard Streetball Classic, a 3-on-3 basketball tourney, will tip off at 10 am, Saturday, July 2, at Niantic Park, Oak Bluffs.