Yearly Archives: 2014

Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival starts season on July 2

The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival (TMVFF) opens its summer season on Wednesday, July 2, with a documentary, "Divide in Concord,” about a woman's campaign...

Norman Perry relinquishes chairmanship of Martha’s Vineyard Airport commission

Norman Perry, chairman of the Martha’s Vineyard Airport Commission since April, relinquished the chairman’s post at a meeting of the airport commission Friday morning....

College Board invalidates high school advanced placement test results

Martha’s Vineyard students must now choose whether to retake the exams.

West Tisbury selectmen approve plan to muffle barking dogs

Animal Health Care plans to create a sound dampening barrier to reduce the noise of barking dogs.

Coast Guard Station Menemsha changes command

In a time-honored ceremony, Senior Chief Robert Riemer took command of the small boat station on Martha’s Vineyard.

Flatbread and YMCA gets star spangled for the Stars + Stripes...

After the past three years of solid Fourth of July music entertainment, Independence Day weekend on the Island would be incomplete without the return...

Controlled burn in Edgartown Friday

The state Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) will be conducting a controlled burn today (Friday), between 11 am and 4 pm, south of...

Tony Shalhoub and Brooke Adams in “I Take Your Hand in...

Actors Tony Shalhoub and Brooke Adams will present their Martha’s Vineyard stage debut at at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School Performing Arts Center...

Oak Bluffs police locate missing teen

Boston police located the girl in the Forest Hills section of Boston.

A wedding in West Tisbury

As dusk settled, the ambiance was festive with twinkling lights strung among the trees and bushes surrounding the house — the music was rock and roll and the dancing began — not on a dance floor, but on the lawn. Katie sang four songs with the Bodes and Lucy joined them on the keyboard for several songs. This was truly an Island wedding — potluck dinner with smoked bluefish and smoked chicken by Aunty Sarah; pulled pork, grilled chicken, and lobster salad by Betsey; rice and salads and breads brought by guests.