Yearly Archives: 2013


Summer Solstice celebration is tonight from 6 to 8 pm at Featherstone.

Oak Bluffs

Summer officially begins tomorrow, but we know better.

Martha’s Vineyard Real Estate Transactions: June 3-7, 2013

June 3, Michael and Kathryn Rickard sold 11 Eight St.

Esperanza Riding Company in West Tisbury opens for the season

Equestrian Elizabeth Buyrn grew up in Virginia horse country. Her love of horses has grown into a new Island business.

Whaleboat launching echoes Martha’s Vineyard history

The Island retraces its boatbuilding and whaling history. Gannon and Benjamin builds a whaleboat for Mystic Seaport's Charles W. Morgan to carry.

Nonagenarian Elizabeth Mendolia lets pols know what’s on her mind

The 90-year-old Martha's Vineyard resident regularly writes to Governor Deval Patrick, Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton.

IGI will host Thimble Farm open house Friday

Farm staff and members of the Island Grown Initiative will be available to answer questions at the farm in West Tisbury.

Docu-soap helicopter buzzes around Vineyard Haven

The Black Dog Tavern was the prime focus of a helicopter filming for a Vineyard docu-soap set to air next month.

NSTAR says new utility poles are needed for upgrade in reliability

Tisbury selectman Tristan Israel said new utility poles do not meet the test of Island character and "desecrate" the town.

Catch and release tournament was humbling all the way around

Army Captain Nicholas Blair said he was humbled by the display of gratitude for his service.