Yearly Archives: 2012

School committee, library seats contested in Edgartown election

Edgartown spring elections will feature a three-way race for a school committee seat, and a three-way race for two library director seats.

Edgartown loves a parade for St. Patrick’s Day

The Harbor View Hotel will throw a parade in Edgartown on St.

Lane restrictions scheduled for Sagamore Bridge

Steel repairs on the Sagamore Bridge spanning the Cape Cod Canal in Bourne are scheduled to start, weather permitting, on or about March 20, according to U.

Business Brief: Reverse mortgage seminar comes with a free lunch

Paul Savery of iReverse Home Loans, a subsidiary of Hopkins Federal Savings Bank, will speak about reverse mortgages at a free seminar and lunch on March 22 and March 27 at The Wharf Pub in Edgartown.

Business Brief: Zephrus in Tisbury reopens for the season with a...

Following a winter break, Zephrus Restaurant reopens for dinner Thursday, March 8, Chef Benjamin deForest at the helm.

Former MTV executives purchase Plum TV

LXTV co-founders Joseph Varet and Morgan Hertzan announced an agreement to purchase Plum TV, a lifestyle network that targeted viewers in upscale resort communities that included Martha's Vineyard.

Island’s Center for Living sponsors a culinary trip to Brazil

The three course meal included the Brazilian national dish - feijioada, a pork and beans stew generally eaten at lunchtime for special occasions.

Edgartown Library will sponsor a forum on building plans

The staff of the Edgartown Public Library will present a free, informational program on building plans for the town's new library at 7 pm on Wednesday, downstairs in the children's room.

Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School sailors get new boats

Six new Zim 420 sailing dinghies arrive on Island for The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School sailing team, a gift from Sail MV.

Garden Notes: Bark is often overlooked as a mark of beauty...

The pattern, texture, and color of a its bark makes a tree more interesting and easier to identify.