Yearly Archives: 2013

Service July 13 for Marjorie Grimmett

There will be a graveside service for Marjorie (Santos) Grimmett on Saturday, July 13, at 11 am in Oak Grove Cemetery on State Road in Vineyard Haven.

Behind the scenes, state agency provides fishing access

The men and women who labor in the Office of Fishing and Boating Access get no glory. But they do a very good job.

Coast Guard Station Menemsha patrols during Operation Dry Water

Coast Guard Station Menemsha participated in a nationwide program to educate boaters about alcohol and drug use on the water.

Entrepreneurs use crowd-funding to get businesses going

Islanders with an idea have turned to crowd-funding websites like Kickstarter and indiegogo to capitalize their ventures.

For architect Celia Imrey, the new Edgartown Library feels like home

The New York City based architect and lifelong seasonal visitor talks about her inspiration for the design of the new Edgartown Public Library.

West Tisbury library, police station proceed on budget, schedule

The two construction projects with a total cost of almost $9 million are expected to be completed by February 2014.

Flying high with kite aerial photography

Life-long Oak Bluffs seasonal resident Jon Shabica has found a unique way to combine two hobbies, photography and kites.

Martha’s Vineyard’s Tisbury Street Fair celebrates 42

Main Street in Vineyard Haven throws its annual party on Monday, July 8.

Kate Feiffer finds that child’s play is hard work

With 11 published books of her own on the shelf, and a 12th on its way, she is brimming with ideas for new projects.