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Court report: Jan. 2, 2018 – Jan. 8, 2018

Jan. 2, 2018Zhivko Sakaliev, Edgartown; DOB 7/18/95, receiving stolen property over $250, larceny over $250, larceny from a building: continued to pretrial conference. Jan. 5,...

Academic honor

Dean’s listSamantha Robinson of West Tisbury, at Curry College in Milton.

Tim Walsh praised for stepping in

To the Editor:The M.V. Hospital Concerned Citizens are writing to publicly recognize Tim Walsh for interrupting his retirement plans and coming back to the...

Lighthouse management comes into the spotlight

While not holding an official vote, members of the board of selectmen of Aquinnah Tuesday all agreed that “it’s time” for the Gay Head...

Road worriers: What to do with Beach Road?

The official update on the Beach Road redesign is that the Vineyard Haven project is in the final stages of design, and is expected...

Mary Page Burroughs

Mary Page Burroughs, 94, died on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at the Brightview Commons in Wakefield, R.I. She was predeceased by her husband, Richard...

Jess Phaneuf rejoins MVY Radio

MVY Radio announced that Jess Phaneuf will return to the WMVY airwaves, starting at the end of January. According to a press release, Ms....

Understanding your electric bill, and how to reduce it

On Sunday, Jan. 21, at 3 pm, Cape Light Compact will give a presentation at the West Tisbury library. According to a press release,...

Henry’s by the harbor

The Harbor View Hotel makes any day feel like a special occasion. Waves of unmissable bliss come after getting out of the car, greeted...

REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: January 1 to January 5, 2018

Edgartown Jan 2, Karin Commette, trustee of North Summer Street Realty Trust sold 73 North Summer St. to William F. Spear and Pamela A. Spear...

Rooted in music

Home isn’t always an easy place to define. Maybe it’s a little slice of land surrounded by water off the coast of Massachusetts. Or...

Connecting with Nature: A talk with Saskia Vanderhoop

On Saturday, Jan. 20, at 4pm, the West Tisbury library will host a talk with Saskia Vanderhoop, director of Sassafras Earth Education. According to...

Aquinnah: Big fun at Squibnocket Pond

Today the temperature hit 40°, and I didn’t zipper my coat all day. It felt liberating. I don’t mind the cold, but I intensely...

Chilmark: Pasture Road Anxiety Syndrome

I'm not sure my husband appreciated that I left him alone for the blizzard and coldest weekend of the year, but he and our...

NCAA Division III Men’s Hockey returns to the Island

NCAA Division III Men’s Ice Hockey will return to Martha’s Vineyard on Friday, Jan. 12 and Saturday, Jan. 13. Men’s hockey teams from Salve...

Oak Bluffs: Knit a bit

The weather is a bit warmer, but last week’s cold and icy winds left me inside the house, like someone under house arrest. I...

Do You Know? Answers to The Minute’s daily trivia

If you're receiving The Minute, our popular email newsletter, you've likely noticed our daily "Do You Know" trivia question. (If you're not receiving it...

Edgartown: Congratulations Chief Schaeffer

I am very happy to say that we have finished college applications in our house. Finally! It certainly has changed since back in my...

Births: Dec. 28 – Jan. 4

Josephine Loretta ForanJackie Friedman and Kevin Fora of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Josephine Loretta Foran, on Dec. 28, 2017, at Martha’s...

Saudade: News from and for the Brazilian community/Notícias de e para a comunidade brasileira

A tradução deste artigo se encontra no final da versão em inglêsHappy New Year, fellow Islanders! I sincerely hope that 2018 brings us all...