At Large: Well, this was a change of tune for online comments

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 […]

Editorial: We’ll have to wait and see about VNA

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, […]

MV community notes

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 […]

Martha’s Vineyard bridge club results

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 […]