Updated 10 am, Thursday, May 22 to reflect increased award amount. The Tehama County (California) Sheriff’’s Office has released the composite sketch above of a suspect in the robbery and shooting of F. Patrick Gregory. Police stressed that the artist rendition depicted here is an 80% likeness to the suspect. Late Friday morning, Mr. Gregory, […]
This isn’t some high crime city where it [murder] happens weekly. A lot of people here like to think of themselves as very country, very friendly, very low key and not in a big city with big city problems.
‘A profound loss,’ Phebe Bates wrote. ‘Words cannot describe the pain. You will be greatly missed by many. Thank you for everything. I hope they have computers up there.
Not a New Englander, Mr. Gregory was unfamiliar with the tradition of town meeting government. He found it fascinating.
Inspired by town meetings, Mr. Gregory and fellow teacher Susan Goldstein instituted weekly meetings with their students. The youngsters sat in a circle with a student moderator and discussed and decided matters of classroom life.
Tisbury voters went to the polls Tuesday and said yes to a $1,296,084 Proposition 2.5 general override. In the town’s only contested race, Hillary Conklin defeated Barbara Lampson 404 to 346 to fill the job of town clerk. A total of 770 voters, or 25 percent of the town’s 3,207 registered voters, turned out to […]
Facing staunch opposition and uncertainty at the Martha’s Vineyard Commission, Stop & Shop withdrew from the permitting process.
Incumbent Beverly Wright faces a challenge from Julianne Vanderhoop.
The elements include the Boston Red Sox, the Boston Bruins, Quincy police, Oak Bluffs police, a longstanding Edgartown police relationship with members of Boston’s gang unit, an iPad with a built-in tracking device, a Dorchester parking lot stakeout and a criminal without a password and a long criminal history of breaking and entering.
It was kind of an eerie feeling standing there. Just to think back and look at the faces of the people, so unassuming and cheering on the crowd. I can’t imagine how that whole day unfolded.”
A week and a half after a Toyota smashed through a wall, causing a chain of destruction, the popular fish market is back in business.