Yearly Archives: 2013

Edgartown selectmen hear renewed interest in the Captain Warren House

Edgartown selectmen also signed off on a Chappy Ferry maintenance plan.

Working on the water: building boats, on a boat

When Rick Brown needed a new place to work on boats and carpentry projects, he built a workshop that floats.

One fairgoer finds a blue ribbon surprise

After years of unsuccessful entries, Robert Falkenburg had given up. But, he had his 'big moment' after all.

The 152nd Agricultural Fair by the Numbers

Attendance Total paid admissions* 2013: 30,360 2012: 28,819 *(Excludes memberships and employees) Entries Ag Hall exhibits 2013: 3,574 2012: 3,889 Animal Barn** 2013: 221 2012: 284 **(Excludes draft horses and oxen) Total combined entries 2013: 3,795 2012: 4,173 Total...

Mike Cavanaugh returns to MV Arena to lead clinic

With attendance at the highest levels yet, new UConn head coach and former BC Eagle liked what he saw during a four day clinic with an enthusiastic group of young hockey players.

Efforts continue to save the Gay Head Lighthouse

The Save the Gay Head Lighthouse Committee (SGHLC) moves forward with fundraising efforts.

By any measure, the 152nd Ag Fair was a success

Graced with perfect weather, the fair attracted more than 30,000 visitors.

North Road arrest nets $100,000 in stolen goods

Chilmark police arrested a Pennsylvania man they think stole from houses in three towns over a four-day span.

Moving on: Island graduates will be far, and near, in September

The Class of 2013 shares their plans, their dreams, what they'll take with them, and what they'll miss most about Martha's Vineyard.

Reel Picks

In this comedy, a small-time pot dealer takes a fake wife, two pretend kids, and a huge, shiny RV to Mexico on Fourth of July weekend to try to score enough to pay off a big debt.