Yearly Archives: 2011

Business Brief: Vineyard Complementary Medicine adds new chiropractor

Vineyard Complementary Medicine and Dr.

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Mass unemployment numbers hold steady at 7.6 percent

The unemployment rate in Massachusetts held steady in July for a third consecutive month, hanging at 7.

Consumer confidence down in Massachusetts

Consumer confidence in Massachusetts fell sharply for the second straight quarter, according to Mass Insight, which reported August 18 that its index measuring consumer optimism and pessimism had fallen below 60 for the first time in two and a half years.

Thanks to state cash, West Tisbury Library trims fundraising goal

The West Tisbury Library Foundation Inc.

Draft horse team at Fair bolts first, pulls later

The draft horse-pulling contest at the Martha's Vineyard Agricultural Society Fair scaled new heights of excitement Friday when a two-horse team decided it was time to leave.

Steamship Authority negotiates for new Island reservation office

The Steamship Authority members held their regular monthly meeting on August 16, at the boatline's Hyannis terminal.

Oak Bluffs waiting on town administrator, budget decisions

Oak Bluffs taxpayers and town employees will have to wait a while longer to find out how the selectmen will trim the current year budget by approximately $300,000.

Tisbury selectmen approve paid parking plan at Park and Ride lot

The Tisbury selectmen have approved a plan for a new paid parking system at the Park and Ride lot at High Point Lane, to be implemented later this year.