Yearly Archives: 2013

A matter of time and daylight

To the Editor: With the advent of the winter solstice, we truly become, in the words of the late (?) Count Dracula, "Children of the...

Many ways to look at people

To the Editor: In passing last week, the person that delivers our fresh produce from off Island told me how despicable it is that people...

Prices, usage drive up state health care costs

Spending on health care in Massachusetts is 36 percent higher than the national average.

West Tisbury building projects on schedule for winter openings

Town officials said with no major snags, the renovated library and the new police station are on budget.

Tisbury police department bolsters ranks

A new full-time officer and two special officers will help the department cover all its shifts.

Tisbury reviews ferry embarkation fee project requests

New emergency response vehicles, seasonal EMTS and traffic officers, and decorative flowers and plantings are among the requests.

Tisbury CPC approves slate of projects totaling $622,000

The additional funds come from real estate deed recording fees collected by the state.

Oak Bluffs public fishing pier nears completion

When the weather warms up and the fish return to Martha's Vineyard waters, the pier should be ready.

Poets’ Corner: It’s not so easy to walk away “¦ no...

Corinn Sees is a year-round Islander who loves to read as much as she loves to write.