Yearly Archives: 2012

Vineyard Propane maintains status quo in AmeriGas merger

AmeriGas officials say their company's recent merger with Vineyard Propane's parent company will mean business as usual for Island customers.

Feds asked to name Martha’s Vineyard waters a no discharge zone

If the state has its way, it will become illegal to discharge sewage into the waters south of Cape Cod and around Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard.

Massachusetts releases improved web based mapping tool

The site provides detailed data for ocean planning, coastal development, public safety, tourism, planning and marine environmental protection.

Martha’s Vineyard high school ahead of state graduation rates

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) Committee was abuzz with excitement Monday night about the school's four winter sports teams qualifying for the state tournament this year.

Boathouse Foundation donates $25,000 to YMCA of Martha’s Vineyard

For the third consecutive year, The Boathouse Foundation, a philanthropic unit of The Boathouse Club of Edgartown, presented a check for $25,000 to the YMCA of Martha's Vineyard.

Spring forward: daylight savings begins on Sunday

Daylight saving time will begin Sunday.

Tisbury selectman Geoghan Coogan will step down

Tisbury selectman chairman Geoghan Coogan announced he would not seek reelection this spring at a meeting Tuesday night.

Chilmark selectmen approve annual town meeting warrant, budget

Chilmark selectmen Tuesday approved a 21-article annual town meeting warrant that includes a $7,654,498 budget for fiscal year 2012, up 8.

Three vie for two seats on Oak Bluffs board of selectmen

Three veteran politicians will square off for two open seats on the Oak Bluffs board of selectmen in annual town elections on April 12.