Yearly Archives: 2012

On Their Way – Lacey McIntosh

An Edgartown girl who expected to play major league baseball ends up taking another path, one which might lead her back home one day.

West Tisbury will discuss green building codes on January 18

Green Community designation will hike construction cost but save on energy, estimates suggest.

Shell recycling workshop will highlight importance to marine ecosystem

The Martha's Vineyard Shellfish Group, the Island's regional shellfish organization, will host a community workshop January 21 to explore the ideas and challenges of shell recycling on the Vineyard.

Island Dems will host sustainability advocate

The Martha's Vineyard Democrats monthly meeting held from 9 am to 10:30 am, Saturday, January 14, at the Howes House in West Tisbury will feature guest speaker Mary Jane Sorrentino.

Margot Datz mural enlivens Oak Bluffs SSA terminal

As they have done in houses and public spaces Island-wide and elsewhere, this artist's fanciful murals brighten a dull day.

Oak Bluffs firefighters protect lives, take heat

The Oak Bluffs fire department deals with the challenges of a volunteer force, including criticism of the department's effort.

Tisbury selectmen switch off on Comcast negotiations

Tisbury selectmen voted Tuesday to withdraw from negotiations with Comcast, the Island's cable television provider.

Solar array to be built over Cronig’s parking lot

Vineyard Power will lease the Cronig's location. It will be funded by local equity investors and debt financing from Edgartown National Bank.

Community rallies to support victim of New Year’s Day fire

On New Year's Day a fast moving fire completely destroyed the Oak Bluffs home of Paola Ayala Fuller.