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To all the contributors

Hello and thank you to all the contributors at the first annual Island Entertainment Ocean View (I.

Red Cross thanks the community

The Cape Cod and Islands Chapter of the American Red Cross on Martha's Vineyard thanks the Martha's Vineyard community for its support this past season, including the recent mobilization during the superstorm Sandy threat.

Thanks for the quick work

I am writing to thank the town of Oak Bluffs employees for their quick response.

Not a moderate, at all

Regarding your recommendations [Election 2012: Recommendations to Voters, October 31] per the November 6 election.

Can’t be bothered to advertise

I was really disappointed this week, when only one candidate running for the MV Commission office posted a political ad in the MV Times, explaining who he was.

Believe what you like; I’ll do the same

Your November 1 letter, Resisting Social Progress pertains.

The lessons we have taught them

Statewide, voters, including Islanders in particularly enthusiastic numbers, have agreed to allow medicinal marijuana sales from as many as 35 outlets statewide.

Elections – just plain fun

I've told you before in this space that, for me, there is flinching involved on Election Day.

Rosamond C. Santos

Rosamond Camara Santos, age 98, known to her family and friends as Roddy, died at the Martha's Vineyard Hospital on September 20, 2012 following complications after surgery to repair a broken hip.

How Martha’s Vineyard Voted

Election results for the six Island towns appear in a table here. They have been updated, as of 10 am, Wednesday with latest raw vote figures.

Martha’s Vineyard voters agree with the nation

Martha's Vineyard voters march in step with their mainland counterparts. Newcomers will join incumbents at the MVC.

Dede Hagen

A memorial service for Dede Hagen will be held on Saturday, November 10, at 1 pm at the First Congregational Church of West Tisbury.

Corinne Lebovit

Corinne LeBovit died peacefully at home on November 1.

Alberta R. Rose

Alberta (Sylvia) Rose, affectionately known as Betty by all, died at her home in Oak Bluffs on October 30, surrounded by the love and the presence of her family.

Annual Barn Raisers Ball a hit on Martha’s Vineyard

This past Saturday, Nov. 3, the annual Barn Raisers Ball packed the Ag Hall in West Tisbury.

On their way: Designer Ben Scott

He is an artist, a painter, a photographer, and a graphic designer. Now, he is in business with a partner in his own design business.

Author pens third book to raise money for Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard

In 2010, Ms. Tomlinson joined the assemblage of Collette, ee cummings, T.S. Eliot, and all the writers in history who have taken cats as their subject.

Local Vocals at Katharine Cornell boasts Martha’s Vineyard talent

See local singer-songwriters Tristan Israel and Nancy Jephcote in concert this Friday.

Cattrap ministers to feral cats on Martha’s Vineyard

It's a big job for a small, nonprofit organization funded by donations. You can help on November 10, at a Cattrap Inc. fundraiser.