Yearly Archives: 2012

Martha’s Vineyard schools open Thursday, September 6

It's off the beaches and onto buses for students next week.

Car crashes through picket fence on Tisbury’s Main Street

Michael Ashley, 26, of Washington, D.

West Tisbury reschedules Verizon cell tower public hearing

West Tisbury's zoning board of appeals (ZBA) has rescheduled a public hearing from September 6 to Thursday, September 27, on a proposal by Verizon to erect a wireless communications tower on the property of Robert Doane, off New Lane.

Oak Bluffs weekend arrests included a man screaming obscenties

Oak Bluffs police made seven arrests, took three people into protective custody, and responded to 65 incidents during the last weekend in August, according to a police log.

Cape Wind will set up shop in Falmouth

Cape Wind announced last Thursday that it will base its operations headquarters on Falmouth Harbor, at the former home of East Marine.

AG says ignorance of open meeting law is no excuse

Selectmen and school committee members may have a harder time claiming they didn't know better when they run afoul of the Open Meeting Law.


A story published August 23, "'The Ape Woman' rock opera to premier at The Pit Stop" incorrectly reported that Michele Jones is a folksinger.

Business Brief: Aesthetician Virginia Elizabeth Vogt makes a move

Aesthetician Virginia Elizabeth Vogt has moved toSea Spa Salon, in the Village Square Inn, 38 North Water Street, Edgartown.

Business Brief: Toy Box celebrates 25 years of delighting kids and...

The Toy Box, a specialty toy store in the Tisbury Market Place in Vineyard Haven, will celebrate 25 years in business.

Business Brief: Miss Mary Cosmetics relocates

Miss Mary Cosmetics has relocated to a new location at 20 Surveyors Lane, Unit 103, Vineyard Haven (off State Road, by down-Island Cronig's), where there is plenty of parking.