Yearly Archives: 2012

Coralee LaRue wins Martha’s Vineyard Schools Spelling Bee

Coralee LaRue, a sixth-grader at Tisbury School, took first place at an Island-wide spelling bee Friday.

West Tisbury woman who shot husband sought court protection

Cynthia Bloomquist killed her shotgun-wielding husband with his own pistol, following a violent struggle.

Oak Bluffs holds annual, special town meetings April 10

Oak Bluffs has published the town's annual and special town meeting warrants. Voters will be asked to take action on Tuesday, April 10.

Husband dead, wife injured in West Tisbury shooting

Police and emergency responders rushed to 19 Skiff's Lane Friday morning, where an estranged couple wrestled over a pistol.

Martha’s Vineyard welcomes Matt Bradley home from Afghanistan

Matt Bradley of Oak Bluffs, a paramedic and Navy reservist, got a hero's welcome upon his return from war last Thursday, March 22.

John H. Bryant

John Howard (Jack) Bryant, 74, of West Tisbury died on March 19, 2012, at Martha's Vineyard Hospital after a brief illness.

Audit scolds Oak Bluffs for recurring finance deficiencies

An independent audit highlights issues that the town has failed to fix, despite several years of critical management letters on the same topics.

Free 7th Grade Girls Day this Saturday

The Workout and Vineyard Tennis Center is hosting a free 7th Grade Girls Day on Saturday.

Sports Highlights

A hearty group of Islanders competed Sunday in the 35th New Bedford Half Marathon.

Martha’s Vineyard skaters shine in Rockland

Two skaters from the Martha's Vineyard Figure Skating Club competed well in the 5th annual South Shore Open in Rockland, MA on Sunday March 18.