Yearly Archives: 2013

Sasha and Malia join the Obamas on Martha’s Vineyard

After a statement on Egypt, the president played another round of golf, then welcomed his two daughters to the Island.

Martha’s Vineyard Sharks could clinch first championship tonight

Vineyarder Tad Gold, Chris Miller, Ryan Siegel, Nick Sanford, and Dylan Tice all got hits in a six-run seventh as the Sharks won 11-2 in Nashua.

Grand Illumination lights up Martha’s Vineyard

Perfect weather brought a large crowd to see the cherished Island tradition.

President and Ms. Obama enjoy a low-key Vineyard vacation

President Barack Obama made time to golf and to dine out with Michelle during his first few days on Martha's Vineyard.

From Obamaritas to Obama t-shirts, Edgartown businesses capitalize on the first...

Edgartown business owners welcome the Obama family and embrace their patriotic spirit

Tisbury’s Main Street rolls out the presidential welcome mat

The mood is hopeful but restrained among Vineyard Haven business owners, who would welcome a visit from the Obamas.

Lining up to enter the Ag Fair competitions

Wednesday before the fair was a busy day for volunteers

Police called to Island Co-housing on report of body in a...

"There was nothing suspicious," Sergeant Stone said.

Some food for thought for the president

Closer to home, the debate continues in West Tisbury over the fate of the Mill Pond dam.

Rare sea turtles find their way to the ocean slowly, but...

Two Kemp's Ridley sea turtles who've lived at the New England Aquarium for about eight months were released Wednesday afternoon into the Atlantic Ocean at Long Point Wildlife Refuge.