Yearly Archives: 2012

Tisbury will hold a special town meeting April 3

Tisbury kicks off the Island's spring town meeting season on Tuesday, April 3.

Tisbury candidates forum at Katharine Cornell Theatre on April 4

The League of Women Voters of Martha's Vineyard will host a Tisbury candidates forum at 7 pm on Wednesday, April 4, at the Katharine Cornell Theatre, not at the Tisbury Senior Center as previously advertised.

Business Brief: Summer Shades gets a peek at newest styles

Andrew Aliberti and Sarah McDonnell of Summer Shades on Main Street in Edgartown traveled to New York City and attended the sunglass trade show, Vision Expo East 2012, at the Jacob Javits Convention Center on March 23 and 24.

Business Brief: New season, new changes for Dockside Inn on Oak...

The Griffin Madison Corporation announced the purchase of the Dockside Inn, a 20-room inn overlooking Oak Bluffs harbor.

Business Brief: South Mountain named “best for the world”

South Mountain Company, an employee owned architecture, building, and renewable energy firm in West Tisbury, has been recognized in the first nationwide 'Best for...

Beethoven has friends in the Island Community Chorus

This weekend's concerts will feature the dramatic centerpiece of Cherubini's Requiem, the "Dies Irae" (Day of Wrath).

Islanders observe the church’s most holy season

Considered by many to be the church's holiest season, Lent begins on Ash Wednesday and stretches nearly seven weeks before culminating with Easter.

State officials name lobster hatchery for Vineyard’s John Hughes

Division of Marine Fisheries Director Paul Diodati unveiled a new sign that read, "John T. Hughes Hatchery and Research Facility."

Martha’s Vineyard libraries off-season: more than just books

One of the most important ways that the local institutions serve the public is as a social setting.

Wild Side: The complexities of dealing with nature on Martha’s Vineyard

Whether it's a hawk killing a chicken or a tick infecting a human, there's a price to be paid for living so close to nature.