Yearly Archives: 2011

MVRHS girls’ varsity shines over Somerset

The Martha's Vineyard girls' varsity basketball team ran away from Somerset at the Sancy Pachico gym, Monday, 61-38.

C&C Warriors soundly thrashed in basketball

Randall Jette's 19 points led the Vineyard regional high school varsity basketball team to a 79-43 shellacking of the Coyle & Cassidy Warriors, here, Saturday.


A report on the interscholastic basketball finals, (Feb.

West Tisbury finance committee explains actions

Over the past two weeks there has been both a news article and an editorial in the Vineyard Gazette regarding the actions and, as we believe, non-actions of the West Tisbury finance committee.

Oak Bluffs Library will oppose budget cut

At the February 22 special town meeting, called by the Oak Bluffs selectmen to get approval for a quarter-million dollar list of cuts to the current year (FY 11) budget, we will move to amend that list by reducing the amount removed from the library budget by $12,000.

Irish history students say thanks

On behalf of the students of the Irish history class who will be traveling to Ireland on February 23, I wish to thank all of the members of our community who have supported the necessary fundraising in so many different ways.

Marvelous experience

This afternoon, some of us were privileged to watch four playlets put on by the third and fourth grades from the Martha's Vineyard Public Charter School, at the Vineyard Playhouse, all part of a 12-lesson "experience" in all facets of theatre.

Surprised by what he found

To the Editor,I am a health-care worker brought on to the Island to help with a staff shortage.

MVTV head reports to selectmen

Last week, Julienne Turner, executive director of MVTV appeared before West Tisbury selectmen to brief town officials on the cable television station's budget needs and programming survey.


It looks like we're in for a little February thaw with temperatures in the 40s most of the week.