Yearly Archives: 2012

Family announces scholarship in memory of Donald Rappaport

The scholarship will help a local student pursue higher education in the maritime field.


A story published July 26, "Island Galleries change things up, show new artists" incorrectly identified Elizabeth Wadleigh Leary as a new artist at the Willoughby Gallery of Fine Art.

Harbor View Hotel cottages offered for sale starting at $566,500

Edgartown's Harborview Hotel is offering for sale18 of its cottage suites.

Business Brief: Island Cove celebrates 20 years with Vineyard Sound and...

Island Cove Adventures on State Road in Vineyard Haven, home to mini-golf and a climbing wall, and Vineyard Sound, the well-known singing group, will celebrate their mutual 20-year anniversary together.

Martha’s Vineyard District Court report

July 23, 2012 Jason L. Vega, Lawrence; DOB 3/6/87, disorderly conduct: dismissed at the request of the Commonwealth; assault and battery: to be dismissed upon...

Summer People: Earl and Ezola Adams

Earl and Ezola Adams have been married for more than 60 years and have been coming to the Vineyard for 47 years.

Visiting Vet: Exposure to lilies can be toxic for cats

If ingested, any part of the lily plant "” stems, leaves, blossoms, even pollen "” can cause acute kidney failure.

A dawn for peace and remembrance

The Martha's Vineyard Peace Council and members of the community met at 6am at the Gay Head Lighthouse to remember horrors and share hopes for peace.

Sand sculpture contest combined lots of sand and talent

More than 60 beachgoers participated in the 6th annual Sand Sculpture Contest at South Beach in Edgartown on Wednesday, August 1.

Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club results

Perhaps the only Islanders not watching the Olympics this week were the folks playing duplicate bridge.