Yearly Archives: 2012

Wareham ends Vineyard’s thrilling run in state tourney, 70-65

Fighting until the end, the Martha's Vineyard boys basketball team ended its state tournament run with a loss in the semis.

Fan bus available for MIAA tournament game Saturday in Boston

The Martha's Vineyard boys basketball team takes on Wareham at noon Saturday in the MIAA boys Division 3 South Sectional Final at UMass-Boston.

They’re back, and here’s the first report

News of the year's first emanations from Island pinkletinks comes from Beldan Radcliffe of Pilot Hill Farm.

Raging blaze destroys house off Sea Glen Road in Oak Bluffs

The preliminary investigation points to an accidental fire, possibly related to an electrical problem.

Martha’s Vineyard boys beat Westwood 89-69

The boys play Wareham next, at 12 pm, Saturday, at UMass-Boston.

Drug suspect avoids jail with a ticket out of the country

Immigration officials and the DA's office agreed to let Adalberto Pires go free based on his lawyer's assurance that Mr. Pires would leave the U.S.

Trusting Tisbury grandmother falls victim to telephone scam

The charlatan said that her grandson would be released from jail without any charges if he paid an insurance deductible for the Mercedes Benz.

Federal pay to not play fish survey rankles Vineyard fishermen

One Island fishermen described the survey payments as "idiotic," and said the money could be much better spent.

Tisbury finance committee nixes farmer’s market wine sales

The chairman said the issue of alcohol sales was irrelevant. He said the FinCom rejected the article because it was filed late