Yearly Archives: 2014

Towns hear what’s behind the school budget numbers

Principal Stephen Nixon points to students' successes as evidence of the quality education that Island taxpayers fund.

Corrections

The caption of a photograph published February 27, with “The late Geoff Pease wielded a beautiful brush,” incorrectly reported that Joshua Robinson-White won an...

State sets Ocean Management Plan review meetings

In December 2009, the state Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) issued the Commonwealth’s first Massachusetts Ocean Management Plan. The release of...

VA personnel to meet Island veterans at hospital

A Veterans Administration (VA) physician and a public contact advocate will be at Martha's Vineyard Hospital next week to assist Island veterans. Dr. Monty VanBeber...

Islanders score at Falmouth Academy science fair

Twelve Martha’s Vineyard students won prizes at Falmouth Academy’s 26th annual science held February 13. More than 170 students in grades 7 – 12...

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....

Joshua Schaan is the new high school boys tennis coach

Joshua Schaan has been named boys varsity tennis coach at Martha's Vineyard Regional High School. Mr. Schaan played high school tennis in Seattle, Washington,...

Vineyarders state tourney run ends against Medfield

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School boys ran into a powerhouse team in the state tournament semifinal game.

Sports highlights

St. Patrick’s Day mixed doubles tennis tournament The Vineyard Tennis Center is hosting a St. Patrick’s Day mixed doubles tennis tournament Saturday and Sunday, March...

Tisbury man held on attempted murder, gun, bomb charges

Police responding to a domestic disturbance early Wednesday morning found a stockpile of weapons and an explosive device.