Yearly Archives: 2012

West Tisbury gives State Road Restaurant first beer/wine license

Only three establishments in West Tisbury, including State Road, meet the eligibility rules.

Insider observations – Island mothers on Mother’s day

In anticipation of mom's celebratory day, The Times asked Island moms to discuss the challenges and rewards of child rearing.

Wild Side: Identifying sparrows is a challenge even for veteran birders

Chipping sparrows are all around us, but you're more apt to hear them than see them.

For Martha’s Vineyard’s cupcake girl it is all about love

I found such a love and comfort in my hobby that it made me realize that baking was what I was supposed to be doing.

Oak Bluffs Police swear in newest officer to force

Oak Bluffs Police hired Dustin Shaw, a hometown man, to fill a vacancy on the force.

Island Alpaca farm owner wins Cape Cod Score award

The Martha's Vineyard Chamber of Commerce has selected Barbara Ronchetti, owner of Island Alpaca Company in Oak Bluffs, to receive a "Build a Better Mousetrap Award" from Cape Cod SCORE

Farm Institute plots will explore innovative ideas

The project will explore a low-risk way to try new products for Vineyard markets, or ways to make growing more efficient and profitable.

Martha’s Vineyard student band scores gold in competition

Islanders will be able to hear these talented students when they perform at their Spring Concert Wednesday, May 16, at the Performing Arts Center.

Martha’s Vineyard high school students traveled in Spain

April school vacation provided an opportunity for 27 regional high school students to experience Spanish culture.

Martha’s Vineyard bridge club results

Don Nelson and Lou Winkelman (playing east-west) took first place overall at the Thursday, May 3 Island Bridge Club (IBC) duplicate competition.