Yearly Archives: 2012

Fashion at the fair

It certainly wasn't Fashion Week in New York, but visitors to the Ag Society's annual Fair had a fashion sense all their own. Take a look.

R.I. runner wins Sullivan; Vineyard’s Ocean Eversley first woman

Islanders took three of the four top spots in the Sullivan 5K. Ocean Eversley, first woman; Marston Clough and Jill Zamarro, first walkers.

Honeys beat Rug Sox, win fourth women’s softball title

The Honeys are batting .500, after clinching their fourth women's title in eight years with a 10-4 win Thursday, at Veterans Park.

What’s Up MV: Comedy, hip hop and good nights this weekend

Comedy, local acts, and amateur rap headline the music weekend. Singer Gregory Porter brings star presence to Dreamland.

Martha L. Doane

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Edgartown selectmen deal with bedrooms, buskers, and boats

The number of bedrooms at a Chappaquiddick vacation rental, a persistent street musician, and a free fire and rescue vessel were on the agenda.

Tisbury selectmen relish Green Community status, and grant

About $140,000 from the state comes with the award, and 10 percent of it may be used by the town for administrative expenses.

Oak Bluffs turns to eminent domain to remove roundabout hurdles

Oak Bluffs selectmen voted to take five parcels after land owners refused to grant needed easements.

Secretary of Energy awards towns with green community grants

Tisbury and West Tisbury receive a total of nearly $300,000 in Green Community grant funds.

Island farmer Krishana Collins prepares for the future

Krishana Collins officially became the owner of Tea Lane Farm in Chilmark, on Tuesday. She signed a lease at a meeting of the Chilmark selectmen.