From old school printing presses to the latest computer technology.
We have a winner. Commenters have declared without reservations, that the Pacheco family’s Reliable Market, on Circuit Avenue in Oak Bluffs is the best Island grocery store. Of course, it’s an informal survey with a limited group of survey respondents, but nevertheless, it’s a unanimous conclusion. A while ago, in an effort to shape, not […]
Louis Samuel Larsen, 88 of Chilmark passed away in West Palm Beach, FL on Tuesday, March 11, 2014. His graveside service will be held on Saturday, March 22, 10:30 am at the Abel’s Hill Cemetery, Chilmark. A complete obituary will follow in a later newspaper edition.
What else could the board of the Vineyard Nursing Association have done? Facing anticipated increased demands for services, tightening rules for eligible services to patients, the extinguishment of certain kinds of services no longer regarded as “medically necessary,” and an expansion decision made at a moment of gathering obscurity on the national health care horizon, […]
West Tisbury’s new library grand opening March 22 Nelia Decker and Beth Kramer, brimming with excitement, have issued an invitation. “It may be hard to believe but the new library is almost finished. You are warmly invited to attend our grand opening celebration Saturday, March 22, from 10-5 pm. “Behold the majestic skylights. Marvel at […]
At the Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club in Vineyard Haven on March 4, eight pairs competed. Finishing first overall were Dan and Nancy Cabot, followed by Bill Blakesley and Cecily Greenaway. Tied for third place were Barbara Besse and Bob Iadicicco, and Colleen Morris and Art Spielvogel. At the Island Bridge Club in West Tisbury on […]
There are crocuses coming up in my yard. They are still in the tiny green shoot phase, but they are coming up nonetheless. This past Saturday was so lovely that the mood of the entire Island seemed remarkably elevated. Everyone I came into contact with seemed happy and talkative. It felt like a thaw of […]
A good spaghetti dinner is wonderful on a cold night. Grace Preschool invites you to enjoy this along with their silent auction at the Grace Church parish hall on Saturday from 5 to 7 pm. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children or seniors and $25 cap for a family. Call Penny Wong at […]
I need to express my sincere gratitude for you, my readers, for banding together to offer your support and encouragement in my search for the snowy white owl. I am sure many of you are sick of reading about my obsession with this particular critter, but you are the silent contingent, as the rest of […]
Remember, back in the day when we used to excitedly say “quick look out the window, it’s snowing!” Now we look out and say, “Oh no: not again!” Just when you think the scary part is over, it starts snowing again. Hopefully after this week we will not see it again until next December. We […]