Down two goals early, the local team came back to get a share of the consolation prize.
Grace Frye, a life-long resident of Oak Bluffs, died peacefully in her sleep with her son Vincent Frye by her side on Wednesday evening, February 13. She was 95. Grace loved life on Martha’s Vineyard, her family, her cats and selling Avon. She came from a simpler time and humble beginnings. Her foster mother, Mabel […]
A brief, but intense winter storm yielded to cold, clear blue skies on the Island Sunday morning, as the job of digging out began. A blanket of pristine snow covered fields and marshes, while a glistening coat of ice adorned trees and low brush. Town and state road crews were out Saturday evening and into […]
The impending snowstorm has prompted postponements for several scheduled high school hockey and basketball games. The girls hockey contest against North Quincy, scheduled for 1 pm today, is postponed. The boys basketball matchup with defending state champion Danvers, scheduled for 5:30 pm tonight, is rescheduled to 2 pm Sunday afternoon. The girls basketball game, scheduled […]
The MVRHS boys basketball team topped Bishop Fenwick, 64-55, yesterday, Feb. 19, at the Dedham Winter Classic tournament in Dedham. The boys won an overtime thriller Friday afternoon, defeating Somerset Berkley 85-83 on their home court. The Vineyarders claim at least a share of the Eastern Athletic Conference title with the victory, the fifth consecutive […]
Edgartown Feb. 4, Richard M. Bagdigian sold 17 Vickers St. to Win Win Properties LLC for $265,000. Tisbury Feb. 5, Anthony and Sylvia Lima Cappelli sold 60 Summer St. to Matthew Dyroff for $339,000. Feb. 7, Margaret A. Jackson and Ronald E. Jackson, trustees of the R & M. State Road Nominee Trust sold 14 […]
Jib Ellis writes from the wilds of Vineyard Haven, where he thinks, often, about how the Island is, was and could be. Every so often Jib will digress on something on-Island that reminds him of the outside world. Or, in this case, vice versa. The first established American Valentines officially came from Worcester in 1849 […]
“Ex” expiration dates and when dates ≠ dates.
Oak Bluffs police plan to seek multiple motor vehicle charges against Emily Sobel, 23, of West Tisbury, following an early Friday morning accident that left her 1998 Honda Accord partially submerged in Sengekontacket Pond, and triggered an all-out emergency response from Oak Bluffs firefighters, members of the dive team, and EMTs. Ms. Sobel was traveling south along […]
The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning and a winter storm watch for Martha’s Vineyard.