Yearly Archives: 2013

Free fan bus to MVRHS hockey tournament game today

The Hockey Booster Club offers a lift for fans who want to support the team.

Laurie Halt is a finalist for Falmouth Schools superintendent

Ms. Halt, an assistant superintendent of Vineyard schools, has sought a career step up in an off-Island system.

Boys hockey and girls basketball teams win MIAA openers

Vineyard outskates Dedham 5-3. Girls scorch Fairhaven 64-39.

Report recommends education, more hunting, to control Lyme Disease

How will changing the hunting laws help prevent Lyme Disease?

Vineyard boys walloped Bourne in MIAA tourney’s first round

The 77-44 victory might have been more lopsided but the Purple hoopsters were rusty after two-week layoff. Next, Feehan, Friday. Join the fan bus.

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital hires new orthopedic surgeon

Dr. Mark Scheffer, a specialist in joint replacement surgery now practicing in New Hampshire, will join the staff in July.

Arbitrator rules Tisbury chief correctly disciplined officer

In strong terms, the arbitrator said Police Chief Dan Hanavan had ample cause to suspend Officer Scott Ogden for five days without pay.

State, Mashpee say they have framework for revised gaming deal

With regulators on the cusp of opening the southeast region of the state to commercial casino developers, Gov.

Dukes County minus sheriff equals much reduced budget

The shift of Dukes County sheriff to state control means towns will pay lower assessments. But other program costs will be sought at town meetings.

West Tisbury selectmen reconsider CVEC power deal

At their regular meeting on February 20, selectmen heard questions and concerns about the CVEC deal to build a photovoltaic array.