Yearly Archives: 2011

Martha’s Vineyard experts consider staging homes for selling

While there are modest signs of new life in the spring housing market, real-estate brokers are quick to point out that the Island is not yet rebounding.

Raise your own chickens – Tips from Martha’s Vineyard experts

For backyard free-range chicken novices aiming for the sustainable food bandwagon, for the experienced too, here's a guide.

Building Shelter builds connections on Martha’s Vineyard

A group of tourists from the Midwest visited the Island several years ago to see the sights.

Eliakim’s Way – energy-efficient living on Martha’s Vineyard

At Eliakim's Way in West Tisbury, the owners of 8 new homes have the opportunity to generate electricity from the comfort of their own homes and win prizes.

William L. Flynn

William L.

Martha’s Vineyard Rod and Gun Club offers conservation camp scholarship

The Martha's Vineyard Rod and Gun Club will pay expenses for one Island girl to attend MassWildlife's Junior Conservation Camp this summer.

Jessica J. Weaver

Jessica June Weaver, 84, of Oak Bluffs died on April 11 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital.

West Tisbury selectmen want to get a jump on school costs

West Tisbury selectmen last week took steps to head off yet another clash over the Up-Island Regional School District during the next budget cycle.

The Lookout Tavern opens for season

After a six-month hibernation, the popular Oak Bluffs restaurant The Lookout Tavern opened April 14.