Yearly Archives: 2012


The print edition of June 14 story

Chilmark moves to next part of post-blaze wharf rebuild

The town has $629,026 from the Massachusetts Seaport Advisory Council to do the construction, which will include three new docks.

The “Dutch Guys” return year after year, like the fish do

A fishing visit in 2009 has become an annual affair for two European anglers. Call them the "Dutch Guys."

Ruth Stiller at 90 loves a party, and her town

Ruthie celebrated surrounded by friends right across from the rambling white corner house where she was born 90 years ago and where she lives today.

Fond of Photoshop, Martha’s Vineyard student develops typeface

Dana Jacobs, a junior at MVRHS, created a font which has become an international hit.

Researcher documents Wasque forest before it is lost to the sea

A Harvard researcher is documenting the effects of erosion on a wooded area on Chappaquiddick.

Oak Bluffs police chief says Secret Service got no party pass

Chief Blake said his officers dealt with a noisy party hosted by the Secret Service the same way they deal with hundreds of summer noise complaints.

Edgartown business owners upbeat on summer trade

Business owners optimistic. New restaurant owners and retailers, see opportunity in Edgartown this season.

Martha’s Vineyard Commission reviews Rymes Propane proposal

Questions arise over the extent and duration of the development of regional impact authority over the leased property, where Rymes will operate.

Edgartown hears teacher gripes, tables library naming rights

Teachers balk at health care reform plans, and selectmen say no, for now, to library donors who want their name on a new library room.