Yearly Archives: 2012

Martha’s Vineyard Museum begins site work at old Marine Hospital

Over the past week, a work crew cleared away overgrown brush and some trees to reveal the original terraces on the property overlooking Lagoon Pond.

SSA tables New Bedford freight route study

The Steamship Authority (SSA) members Tuesday tabled a discussion of a management recommendation not to issue a request for proposals to study the viability of freight service between Martha's Vineyard and New Bedford.

New York man arrested on drug charge in Tisbury

Twenty-nine year old Emile Rowe, living in an $1,100 a month shed in Tisbury, has been charged with selling cocaine.

Martha’s Vineyard Superintendent James Weiss keeps his grades up

Superintendent of Martha's Vineyard Public Schools James Weiss earned high marks again in his annual evaluation by his cabinet, which includes school administrators, central office administrators, and the All-Island School Committee (AISC).

Vineyard soldiers took bit of home to Afghanistan, and back again

Soldiers Randy Dull and Whit Hyde returned from Afghanistan with a special gift for the Oak Bluffs VFW in gratitude for the post's support.

Youth Task Force speaker will describe how teenagers think

Dr. Brooks will provide insights about why teens are often moody, impulsive, maddening, and can exhibit frustrating behavior.

Martha’s Vineyard Adult Learning Program provides a new path

With its latest graduating class the successful program celebrated 13 years of teaching English to adult immigrants.

Garden Notes: Earth Day means more now than ever; daffodil failure

Caring for our home planet now will help protect its future, and ours.

Martha’s Vineyard Community Notes

New show outlines Pathways to successThe energetic Natalie Dickerson will kick off her new weekly cable television show titled, "Pathway to your Success" scheduled at 6 pm, Thursday, April 26, on MVTV channel 13.

Poets Corner: Sing Spring

Sing Spring Rain aquamarine Down translucent windows Burbles in downspouts, Staccato in blue-black puddles On wet-slick streets Until golden sun and lake-blue sky Break forth in carols to the day. Tulips trill...