Services Monday for Horace “Bob” Salop

Horace “Bob” Salop, 86, of West Tisbury died on October 25 at Mass General Hospital after a long illness. He was a beloved father, grandfather, and friend who loved Martha’s Vineyard with a passion and spent the last 30 years as a full-time resident. Bob was born on February 1, 1927, in New York City, […]

Business Brief: Business brief: MVRHS grad joins Howard/Stein-Hudson Associates

Nicholas H. Gross, formerly of West Tisbury, has been hired as a public involvement specialist/planner at the Boston engineering consulting firm Howard/Stein-Hudson Associates. Nicholas graduated from Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School in 2009, and from UMASS Amherst with a bachelor of science degree in environmental design, in 2013. Before joining Howard/Stein-Hudson Associates, Nicholas worked as […]

Up-Island school committee puts off decision on school resource officer

The Up-Island Regional School District (UIRSD) school committee, meeting Monday evening, decided not to add a school resource police officer to next year’s budget. Based on feedback, Chilmark head of school Susan Stevens and West Tisbury School principal Donna Lowell-Bettencourt said they received from parents and students, the school committee agreed to continue discussion. School […]