Yearly Archives: 2014

Alexa F. Johnson

Alexa F. (Burton) Johnson died on Monday, February 10, at the home of her son in Edgartown. She was 82. Alexa was born April 5,...

Tisbury fire protection rating improves

The Insurance Services Organization (ISO) upgraded Tisbury's rating for fire protection resources from a five to a three, in the area covered by the...

Chilmark appeals herbicide ruling to SJC

Chilmark has appealed a state Land Court decision that nullified a town zoning bylaw that prevents the use of the herbicide Rodeo around Squibnocket...

                                   Vineyard schools to field test new assessment system

State education officials recently released a list of more than 1,000 schools, including six on Martha's Vineyard, that will field-test a new assessment system....

The chef’s story: Danny Finger of Lucky Hank’s

He started cooking professionally at age 14, at a little barbecue restaurant in Virginia.

Baby lambs a sign of spring at FARM Institute

The FARM Institute (TFI) in Edgartown is celebrating the arrival of its spring lambs and invites all to visit, help feed the sheep, and...

Martha’s Vineyard bridge club results

At the Edgartown Bridge Club on February 3, six pairs competed. Tied for first and second places were Carol Whitmarsh and her partner, David...

Opiates, a love story

A recovering Island addict talks about his almost fatal attraction and his daily quest for redemption.

Skiing Saddleback, Maine

There’s something for everyone at the best New England ski area you’ve never heard of.

Travel Q: Paris? Prague?

Paris? Prague?