Yearly Archives: 2012

Vineyard leap year baby Richie Walker, 59, turns 15 next week

It's leap year babies' turn to celebrate.

Visiting Vet: Pets that swallow thread, floss, or yarn find strings...

Vets call them "linear foreign bodies," a complicated name for a simple concept "” swallowing string.

Garden Notes: Snow-drop madness in Britain; pragmatic garden books over here

When a solitary bulb goes for more than $1,000, gardening has become a competitive sport.

Edgartown hotel and restaurant managers pitch in for Habitat

A volunteer group of 28 managers from Edgartown's Harbor View Hotel, the Kelley House, and Newes From America Pub painted doors and trim and installed rigid insulation on two Habitat for Humanity houses in West Tisbury on Wednesday, February 15.

Palmer sisters make Locks of Love donation

Madison and Lexington Palmer of Edgartown proved that two heads are indeed better than one last week when the sisters donated 22 inches of their hair to the Locks of Love organization.

Poet’s Corner: Cat’s Smile

Revealing the hidden corners of your life.


Havilah S.

Academic Honors

Katherine Clarke of Edgartown at Endicott College in Beverley.

A first – on to the state tourney for Vineyard girls...

It wasn't exactly a champagne shower in the locker room of the Martha's Vineyard Arena Saturday – but close enough – as the girls varsity hockey team unleashed the fury of their water bottles and sprayed their teammates in the wake of their celebration following a 2-1 win over Marshfield.