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Water Tasting by the Sea

On a hot, but not too hot, hazy, but not unpleasantly hazy, afternoon, about 250 people attended the Water Tasting by the Sea fundraiser...

Brandon Mayhew Wight

Brandon Mayhew Wight, known as Brandy, died peacefully at home at Oak Hammock at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Fla., on Feb. 26,...

Adam Nessen

Adam Nessen, 51, of Boston died peacefully on Feb. 21 after a two-year battle with cancer. Adam, son of Beatrice and Peter Nessen, brother...

Robert Bruce Maxwell

Robert Bruce (Max) Maxwell of Edgartown died on Jan. 14, 2017, at the age of 62 after fighting a battle with cancer. Max was...

John M. Bettencourt

John M. Bettencourt died at his Woodside Village home in Oak Bluffs on Friday, Nov. 4, 2016. He was 76.John was born in Edgartown...

Robert Edgar Erlandson

Robert E. (Bob) Erlandson, in his 90th year, died peacefully on April 16, 2016, in Stowe, Vt. Bob was born on June 11, 1926,...

Theresa Lynn Praskach

Theresa Lynn Praskach died at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, N.Y., on Friday, Feb. 26. She was 57.Teri, as she was affectionately known, was...

Services for William Riley Deeble III

Funeral service for William Riley Deeble III, who died on Feb. 18, 2016, will be held at Grace Episcopal Church, corner of William and...

Memorial for Barbara Ann Babcock

There will be a memorial service for Barbara Ann Babcock of Vineyard Haven on March 5, 2016, at the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse. The family...

Chester J. Wisniewski

Chester (Chet) Wisniewski of Menemsha died one year ago on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, at his winter home in West Tisbury. He would have...

A year in the life of a copyeditor

In January 2015, I started working for The Martha’s Vineyard Times as a copy editor. I knew that although I had washed ashore a...

James Edward Barrett

James Edward Barrett died on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. He was 79 years old on Nov. 22.Jim was the...

Daniel Wolf Greenbaum

Daniel W. Greenbaum of Chilmark died Nov. 13, 2015, surrounded by family, at his home at age 89. He is survived by his wife...

Donald R. Billings

Donald R. Billings, who served his town of Oak Bluffs and his nation in war and peace, died Nov. 4, 2015, in Martha’s Vineyard...

Joan M. Cobb

Joan M. Cobb of Bridgewater died peacefully after a long battle with cancer on April 22, 2015, at the Braemoor Health Center in Brockton....