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22nd Scholarship Golf Tourney a success

Mink Meadows Golf Club in Vineyard Haven hosted the 22nd annual Holy Ghost Scholarship Golf Tournament on Sunday. The event raised more than $25,000.

Martha’s Vineyard U-18, U-13 boys soccer teams suffer first loss

The MV United boys Under-18 and Under-13 soccer teams put their unbeaten records on the line last weekend against top rivals.

Six towns agree

On May 8, Aquinnah was the final town to pass a resolution in support of Sen.

Nuclear plant protests planned

The nuclear power plant in Plymouth is being relicensed.

Secure communities; about time

I woke up to the best news in years on May 8.

School libraries benefit

We would like to thank all who participated in the recent book fair that was held at the Bunch of Grapes Bookstore, to benefit the Martha's Vineyard public school libraries.

Thanks to Vineyard Grocer

On Friday, May 4, Healthy Vida, in partnership with Vineyard Nursing Association (VNA), held a blood glucose screening at the Vineyard Grocer store in Vineyard Haven.

Now, ‘a statement processing fee’

I went to pay my Vineyard Propane bill and noticed that they charged a statement processing fee of $6 per month.

A ‘half-review’ of the super

This letter is in the form of a question regarding the glowing review of school superintendent James Weiss.

Enforce the law

This coming Saturday, May 12, there will be an event at the Field Club in Edgartown.

Traffic change ruined Winthrop Avenue neighborhood

We, the families of Winthrop Avenue, demand the removal of the one-way section of Dukes County Avenue.

Friends of the beach doing their part

At the town meeting in November, the town of West Tisbury voted to ban dogs from Lambert's Cove Beach.

West Tisbury tax increases will erode quality of life

I just received my quarterly tax bill and was shocked to see a 37 percent rise in my quarterly payment.

Back home

Well, I tried to leave you.

Massachusetts’ embrace of casino economy will harm us all

Gaming will abuse the people and sully the government of Massachusetts.

A happy-making read for armchair sailors

In June 2002, in this space, I described a day of clean up aboard the boat.

Nicholas deB. Katzenbach

Nicholas deB.

Dance to electro pop at the Harbor View on Martha’s Vineyard

Following up on the success of their nightclub style comedy evenings, the Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown is hosting a sunset concert this weekend.