Yearly Archives: 2012

Looks like a good year for the SSA

Barring a collapse between now and January 1, 2013, the Steamship Authority has had a terrific 2012, especially when the current year traffic and revenue figures are compared with figures for the last five years.

Poets Corner: Ferry

Ferry The boarding lot throngs With those longing for release; Sunstruck sands and surf await. But first the mainland must be Left behind; on ship under Escort of...

Martha’s Vineyard Community Notes

The Martha's Vineyard Fish Farm Haiti Project will hold a holiday raffle to support efforts to benefit projects in the poorest country in our hemisphere.

Martha’s Vineyard District Court report

November 9, 2012 Joshua L. Sperling, Chilmark; DOB 5/11/82, possession to distribute class D drug (marijuana): continued to pretrial conference. November 13, 2012 Jose Luis Arias, Oak...

Meningitis in dogs is difficult to diagnose, a challenge to treat

Like with epilepsy, there is no definitive diagnostic test nor known cause. For some reason, Isaac's immune system was attacking his own meninges.

Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club results

It was a week of "nip 'n tuck" ties for the Island duplicate bridge players.


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Lakers rally over Bulls in 2OT, Suns burn Heat in RCBL...

The Lakers overcame an 11-point fourth quarter deficit to stun the winless Bulls and the Suns remained unbeaten after a 130 point game vs. the Heat.

Oak Bluffs to light its tree on Wednesday, November 28

Don't forget to bring Santa a donation for the Island Food Pantry.