Yearly Archives: 2012

Edgartown selectmen sign contract for library funds

The agreement will bring $5 million in state funds.

Martha’s Vineyard high school budget hearing attracts few taxpayers

Martha's Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) principal Steve Nixon gave a detailed explanation of a proposed $17,642,376 fiscal year 2014 budget at an hour-long public hearing held Monday night by the school committee.

SSA signs off on $6.9 million in capital projects

Steamship Authority (SSA) members approved a list of capital projects, reviewed reservation timelines, and signed a new food concession contract at their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, Nov.

State officials discuss offshore wind area environmental study

A public information meeting hosted by state officials from the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) last week provided details about an environmental assessment (EA) of a wind energy area designated in federal waters offshore of Massachusetts.

Home repair funds available for income qualified homeowners

Funds are now available for income qualified Island homeowners in need of home repairs.


A story published November 21, "Driver in July 4th crash that killed two to be arraigned Nov.

Business Brief: Susan Sanford receives sports medicine acupuncture certification

Susan Sanford of Vineyard Complementary Medicine recently completed a 245-hour sports medicine acupuncture certification program.

Business Brief: Kathleen Kendrick offers education consultation and testing

Private education consultant Kathleen Kendrick, a longtime home owner and new year-round Aquinnah resident, is providing developmental and education evaluation and consultation screening of children for kindergarten and first grade readiness, identification of specific learning disabilities, and follow-up support to Island parents, according to a press release.

Business Brief: National caliber winter cycling training at Om of Motion

A new internet assisted spinning program to begin in January in West Tisbury.