Monthly Archives: May 2015

Ask the Dogfather: What to do about Bosley?

Dear Dogfather,I just adopted a 4-month-old puppy from a rescue group. Could you give me some idea of what I should and should not...

Kids Trout Derby, now 41, is Saturday

The 41st annual Martha’s Vineyard Rod and Gun Club Kids Trout Derby kicks off at first light, about 5:30 am, at Duarte’s Pond off...

West Tisbury honors Pat Gregory

On Sunday afternoon, nearly one year to the day since Pat Gregory was killed, friends, neighbors, and colleagues streamed into the West Tisbury library...

Boys’ varsity tennis steamrolls Somerset Berkley 5-0

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys’ varsity tennis team went 2-1 last week in three league contests, with an away loss to...

Gateway Babe Ruth League off to a hot start

Martha’s Vineyard has three teams competing in the Gateway Babe Ruth League in Wareham. There are two junior varsity teams, Vineyard Black and Vineyard...

F. Andrew Leslie

F. Andrew Leslie of Edgartown died on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at Massachusetts General Hospital. He was 88.He was the husband of Constance (Clement)...

Real estate transactions: April 27 – May 1, 2015

ChilmarkMay 1, Daniel and Frieda Rabinovitz, trustees of the Bijahs Way Nominee Trust ,sold 49 Bijah's Way and 64 Old Farm Rd. to Lawrence...

Real estate transactions: April 20 – 24, 2015

EdgartownApril 24, Allen W. Wilson, Thomas R. Wilson and James F. Wilson, as trustee of the Wilson Revocable Living Trust, and Ruth W. Bellizzi...

Real estate transactions: April 6 – 10, 2015

ChilmarkApril 6, Lauren J. Walters, trustee of the Columbia Real Estate Trust, grants by deed in lieu of foreclosure 18 Greenhouse Lane to Deutsche...

Gannon and Benjamin launches Sheldrake

With the words “May she have fair winds and following seas and may she bring good luck to all who sail on her,” Greta...

Margaret C. Berndt

Margaret “Marnie” C. Berndt, 78, of Charlottesville, Va., died peacefully on April 23, 2015. She was born on May 20, 1936, in Rochester, Minn....

Services for Harold W. Meehan

Harold W. Meehan, of Carlisle, formerly of Lexington, died Feb. 24, 2015.He was the husband of Betty Meehan of Carlisle, and father of Cliff...

Vineyard boys edge Watertown 5-4 in baseball thriller

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School boys varsity baseball team took a 5-1 lead into the bottom of the seventh inning against Watertown on...

Helen M. Estabrook

Helen M. Estabrook of Edgartown died peacefully on Sunday, April 19, 2015. She was 82. A graveside service for her will be held on...

Services Saturday for Ruth E. Van Brakle

A graveside service for Ruth E. Van Brakle of Edgartown will be held Saturday, May 9, 2015, at 10 am in Oak Grove Cemetery,...

John Wehncke

John Wehncke, 92, of Chilmark, died peacefully on April 30, 2015, at the Henrietta Brewer House in Vineyard Haven, a place he had called...

Services Monday for Lillian M. (Gonsalves) Garvin

Lillian M. (Gonsalves) Garvin, 90, of Oak Bluffs died on Friday, May 1, 2015 at her daughter’s home.She was predeceased by her husband, Ernest...

It was potluck and poetry at MVTV studios on Thursday

On Thursday night local poets and musicians took to the MVTV studios for the 5th annual Potluck MV Poem in Your Pocket Day, produced...

The Bradley Memorial Church comes alive at the MV Museum

The story of the Martha's Vineyard Campmeeting Association and the early years of the development of Oak Bluffs is one familiar to many Islanders....

Revelada Placa criada especialmente para Marthas Vineyard

O departamento de veículos motorizados(RMV) aprovou que uma placa de carros voltada especialmente à ilha de Marthas Vineyard seja produzida. A campanha lançada no ano passado...