Home 2013

Yearly Archives: 2013

From trash to treasure, the experts tell us what it’s worth

The Martha's Vineyard Museum hosted an antiques roadshow in Chilmark Friday night.


In the Oak Bluffs School honor roll, published on November 27, seventh-grader Robert Hanjian was mistakenly listed under Honors.

Sports Highlights

The West Tisbury girls found little relief the next afternoon against Edgartown as the Lady Eagles flew away with a 66-23 win.

Deer shotgun season reaps some bruisers

Hunters took some sizeable bucks in the first week of the two-week season.

MVRHS hockey teams hit the ice

The Vineyard girls skated for a great cause in Bourne, while the boys hosted one of Connecticut's finest teams at the MV Arena.

Paul Leo Conroy

Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, Oak Bluffs,

MVRHS winter sports preview

With four teams qualifying for the state tournament in each of the past two seasons, Vineyard teams should again be competitive in 2013-14.

Joseph J. Napolitan

Donations may be made in his memory to the Napolitan Scholarship Fund, ℅ American International College, 1000 State Street, Springfield, MA 01109.

Heat take over first place with OT win

The Bulls overcame an 18-point fourth quarter deficit to force an extra period but the Heat rose to the occasion in OT.

Making a new plan for Oak Bluffs

Off to a brisk start, there is no sense that the supporters of this Oak Bluffs initiative are unaware of what will be fundamental to its success, or that they are insufficiently committed to the work that will make friends, neighbors, and skeptics into supporters.

Sports and poetry

You won't have forgotten his few words, and his curse, standing alone in the infield at Fenway Park, right after the Marathon bombing, telling the evil-minded among us that Boston and its people were "Boston Strong.

Important acknowledgements

To the Editor: Respectfully, I would like to be certain that important acknowledgements not included in the Conch Conundrum article are added. Without the...

Tree lighting thanks

To the Editor: Holiday spirit got off to a special start when the Island community gathered for the annual Oak Bluffs Tree Lighting this past...

Thanks, and come celebrate Bob Gray

Thank you all who have supported us and surrounded us with love. This past month has been very difficult, but you all have made...

The interest in health insurance is there

To the Editor: The initiation on October 1 of the sign-up for insurance under the Affordable Care Act was a disaster reminiscent of the maiden...

On-Island solutions needed for health care

To the Editor: Last week we learned that the VNA — a critical health care resource for the Vineyard — is struggling with financial...

No non-news distractions, please

I rely on The Times for the majority of my local news and appreciate the range of subjects covered and viewpoints offered.

A history of help and patience

I enjoyed reading the Martha's Vineyard Community Services (MVCS) annual report in the MV Times on December 5, concerning the Island's veterans rap group and its history.

Rocco’s Pizza owner takes over Lattanzi space

Plans include a renovation and construction of a bar at the Edgartown location.

‘The Great Beauty’ celebrates Rome, life

Paolo Sorrentino's 2014 Oscar nominee plays at the Martha's Vineyard Film Center.