Yearly Archives: 2012

Recycling, music, food to help Realized Dreams Sunday in Menemsha

Donate working electronics at a community pot luck jam in Menemsha Sunday.

Tisbury selectmen approve Moxie license

Tisbury selectmen Tristal Israel and Jeff Kristal approved a common victualler's license for Cafe Moxie owner Michael Ryan, at their meeting Tuesday at the Tisbury Senior Center.

Island officials dispute OpenCape plan for technology upgrade

Island officials say local towns have not signed on because OpenCape is building technology that does not meet the needs of Martha's Vineyard.

Rep. Tim Madden joins Island Grown Schools harvest celebration

The Island's state representative enjoyed the taste of fresh, locally grown tomatoes with Tisbury and West Tisbury school students.

Martha’s Vineyard Schools rate highly on MCAS scores

A new accountability system for the 2012 MCAS results focuses on schools' progress in narrowing proficiency gaps and student growth.

Island police expect limited impact from state drug lab scandal

A state chemist may have improperly handled thousands of drug cases. Island police are waiting to see if any local cases are affected.

Aquinnah association moves to defend settlement agreement

The AGHCA is determined to preserve the pact that has governed relations between the town and the Tribe since 1983.

Comcast turns off Chappy residents with offer of cable service

Town officials negotiating a new cable contract hope the offer breaks an impasse, but Chappy residents react strongly to the Comcast proposal.

Edgartown selectmen review plan to sell Warren House

Selectmen intend to sell the vacant and deteriorating historic structure to the highest bidder in a public auction.