Yearly Archives: 2011

Vineyard Nursing Association move approved by commission

The Vineyard Nursing Association's plans to buy a property on Breakdown Lane recently got a green light from the Martha's Vineyard Commission.

Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank buys Gay Head cliff acre

The purchase adds to the Aquinnah Reservation. Public access to the views and trail remains mired in a lawsuit and environmental concerns.

Two arrested in Edgartown, charged with dealing marijuana

Complaints about drug dealing in an Edgartown neighborhood sparked a police investigation, and led to arrests.

Oak Bluffs men charged in knifepoint robbery of drugs, cash

When arrested last week, Brian Gromoshak and Demetrio Garcia were on probation for previous crimes.

Oak Bluffs selectmen set new disciplinary process for employees

A three-member panel will now hear disciplinary complaints against town employees.

Coast Guard Menemsha boathouse plan gets public airing

U.S. Coast Guard officials gave Chilmark selectmen, town officials, and the public an overview of their plans to build a new $10 million boathouse on Menemsha harbor, at a sometimes emotional selectmen's meeting Tuesday.

Special education costs drive increase in superintendent’s budget

Additional special education costs account for a large part of a budget increase requested by Martha's Vineyard Public Schools superintendent James Weiss.

Martha’s Vineyard Commission member challenges roundabout vote

The Oak Bluffs roundabout project hit a speed bump last week with a challenge to the Martha's Vineyard Commission's approval from a commissioner.

Business Brief: Falmouth Academy will host open house in Edgartown

Falmouth Academy will host an information session for students and their families interested in learning more about the school at the Arbor Inn at 222 Upper Main Street, Edgartown, on Sunday, October 30th from 2:30 to 4:30 pm.

Business Brief: Kathleen Kendrick joins Homes on Martha’s Vineyard agency

Kathleen Kendrick of Aquinnah has joined the real estate company Homes on Martha's Vineyard as a sales associate, owners Susan Cahoon and Tjark Aldeborgh announced.