Yearly Archives: 2013

MVC considers change in voting bylaw

If approved, Martha's Vineyard Commission members could vote despite a missed hearing.

Attorney general offers tip on charitable giving

Charities received 34 percent of the proceeds from professional campaigns in 2012.

Up-Island school committee rejects school budget

After a lengthy discussion, the $10 million budget fell short of the needed two-thirds majority.


A story published December 12 in the Island Holidays supplement, "Deck the Halls with ornaments offered only on Martha's Vineyard," incorrectly identified ornaments made by Michelle Torres as being made by Janette Vanderhoop.

Deck the halls, with ornaments offered only on Martha’s Vineyard

Enough Island-made decorations for a fleet of trees and miles of mantels.

High school investigates students sickened by pot brownies

Students are now prohibited from eating food in hallways or classrooms.

Martha’s Vineyard bridge club results

At the Edgartown Bridge Club at the Edgartown Yacht Club on Monday, December 9, eight pairs competed.

Poets’ Corner: It Just Is!

As a young man, Philip A.

Coast Guard honors Peter Martell

After 38 years, the Oak Bluffs Emergency Management director will retire at year's end.