Yearly Archives: 2011

Coast Guard presents revised plan for Menemsha Boathouse

Coast Guard and Menemsha officials debate the revised plan for the new Coast Guard boathouse.

Business Brief: Martha’s Vineyard Savings Bank announces new mobile service

The Martha's Vineyard Savings Bank this week announced the roll-out of a new mobile banking service available to all of its customers.

Business Brief: Coldwell Banker Landmarks adds new agent

Coldwell Banker Landmarks of Vineyard Haven announced that Danielle Bailey, former office manager, rejoined the agency in November as a rental agent.

At Large: A pleasant little volume, and much more

In the summer of 1971, I think it was, Tom Hale darted across Vineyard Haven harbor in the Martha's Vineyard Shipyard's lovely, slippery double-ended launch, Filly, bound for the mooring field behind the breakwater.

West Tisbury

The weather continues to be fabulous — warm and inviting me outside to putter in the garden or take Talley for an extra-long walk.

Oak Bluffs

The good weather has been a bonus for all of the scallopers in Lagoon Pond and their boats are seen scattered over the area most every day, so I guess that means that the season is good this year.


The warm weather continues.


So what exactly is "figgy pudding" anyway? Is it yummy, or does it fall under a similar classification as fruitcake: somewhere in the world this is a tradition though part of the tradition involves a garbage can at some point? Well, I have recently learned that my husband actually likes fruitcake, so if you have some to spare, I suppose it won't go to waste in my house.


The Spa at the Mansion House hosts a Holiday Makeup Party tonight and next Thursday evening from 5 to 9 pm.