Yearly Archives: 2012

Julian K. Robinson

Julian K.

Alexis Condon wins Edgartown School spelling bee

Alexis Condon finished first and her twin sister Mackenzie second in a 17-round spelling bee at Edgartown School on February 23.

Sherry Linthicum Winnette

Sherry Linthicum Winnette, a teacher and conservationist who was an Island resident for the latter part of her career, died on February 12 at the age of 59.

West Tisbury selectmen go back to the dogs

The owners of two Akitas will pay all boarding costs and compensate their neighbor for lost livestock but asked the town to waive its legal fees.

Tisbury’s new emergency services facility to open soon

After a long wait, Tisbury's fire, ambulance and emergency management departments anticipate a move to the new emergency services facility in about five weeks.

Tisbury businesses hope new eats bring more feet on Main Street

From burritos to clam chowder to croissants, new eateries are due to open soon that bring the promise of more menu choices to entice hungry shoppers.

A slippery tale of ICE, drugs, courts, and frustration

The arrest of Adalberto Pires took some unusual twists and turns through the justice system.

Disney adventure led to mostly illegal eight year stay

How Adalberto Pires got to America, and how he hopes to leave.

Chilmark selectmen fine tune Tea Lane Farmstead lease

Chilmark selectmen have again reviewed the lease for the Tea Lane farmhouse.

Planned Center for Living home: big idea, small space

The Center for Living has no permanent home. A county sponsored plan to build one wouldn't be big enough for the agency's needs.