Yearly Archives: 2013

Hearing postponed for Tisbury Police Officer Kelly Kershaw

A hearing for Tisbury Police Officer Kelly Kershaw, scheduled Monday before the Tisbury selectmen, was postponed until June 10.

Possible Dreams auction enlists comedian Jimmy Tingle, moves date

The Martha's Vineyard Community Services fundraiser will return to Edgartown in a new location on Sunday, July 28.

Vineyarders excel at Worcester Classic

Seventeen Island martial artists showcased their skills in the annual event. All had at least one top five finish, seven placed first.

Sports highlights

The Martha's Vineyard Sharks, the local entry in the wooden bat Futures Collegiate Baseball League, will open their home season against the Brockton Rox on Tuesday at 6 pm.

Golf tourneys score an eagle for Island charities

Island golfers enjoyed beautiful weekend weather, helping out Martha's Vineyard Youth Hockey, Big Brothers, Big Sisters, and the Boys and Girls Club.

Summer turns up the heat for Tisbury selectmen and parking plans

The selectmen say a new temporary parking lot at the old fire station site and a parking meter system at the Park and Ride lot are still in the works.

Convicted Boston drug dealer arrested on Martha’s Vineyard

Following an eight-month investigation, Martha's Vineyard police were waiting when the suspect drug dealer stepped off the ferry.

Expect tighter security at big Vineyard summer events

Local police are planning increased security measures, in light of the Boston Marathon attacks.

Edgartown selectmen mull $1 million Warren House bid

The town bought the now decaying property in 2004 for $3.5 million. A local business woman has proposed two possible purchase bids.

Oak Bluffs selectmen reverse decision on summer construction

After ordering a construction project halted, selectmen voted to allow interior work through the summer, with some restrictions.