Abbe Burt has opened her own real estate firm, Burt Real Estate, located at her home, 42 Skiff Avenue, Vineyard Haven. Ms. Burt began her real estate career at Cronig’s Real Estate in 1977 and obtained her broker’s license in 1980. Most recently she worked through Lighthouse Properties. Ms. Burt specializes in residential properties Island-wide […]
Citizens Bank has named Cyi Gyi Paradis as senior loan officer for the Home Lending Solutions New England Division. She will support the eastern Massachusetts region, primarily on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket. Her office is located in Falmouth according to a press release. For more information, go to citizensbank.com.
Jill Hansen, president of Hansen Financial MV in Vineyard Haven, a firm specializing in retirement income planning and investment management, announced that Ms. Hansen, a certified financial planner, was named a 2014 Five Star Wealth Manager by Boston Magazine. Award candidates are evaluated against 10 objective criteria to determine the Five Star Wealth Managers in […]
Hannah Beecher and Sandra Alestra have stepped into the void left when the Vineyard Nursing Association closed. The women, former VNA employees and trained technicians, will provide random drug testing that meets the requirements of the Department of Transportation and Coast Guard, beginning on April 1 in the Dukes County Communications Center, at the Martha’s […]
A display board on the front of Coop’s Bait and Tackle in Edgartown currently displays the biggest freshwater fish caught to date among a variety of freshwater species. On Monday, May 26, Coop will put all the names of the species leaders into a hat. One lucky fisherman will walk away with a new Fenwick […]
Heather Neal and Craig Yuhas of B-Strong in Oak Bluffs recently obtained Level 1 certifications as Fascial Stretch Therapists. Fascial stretching is a method of manual therapy that focuses on stretching fascial continuities rather than muscles in isolation, according to a press release. Improvements are generally found throughout the entire body as a result, and […]
Alex and Ani of Winter Street, Edgartown will host a fundraiser for the domestic violence awareness group, Connect to End Violence, from 6 to 8 pm, Tuesday, March 25. That evening, 15 percent of all purchases made on location or by phone will go directly to Connect to End Violence, a Martha’s Vineyard Community Services […]
Hair stylist Richard Prieto has moved to Shear Inspiration Salon and Spa, at 12 Mariners Way in Edgartown. Mr. Prieto thanked Wavelengths Salon for “20 years of employment and friendship.” For more information, call Mr. Prieto at 508-725-8472.
Edgartown Hardware on West Tisbury Road in Edgartown plans to open a new paint store on March 10 at 15 Merchants Court off State Road in Tisbury, across the parking lot from the Black Dog Cafe. The store, also named Edgartown Hardware, will feature Benjamin Moore paints and a large variety of supplies related to […]
Sandpiper Rentals, Inc. announced that Paula Botelho-Peters has recently joined the agency and team of Vacation Rental Specialists. Ms. Botelho-Peters, who has lived on the Island for over 30 years, first began working for Sandpiper as a receptionist and administrative assistant, eventually working her way up to the ranks of rental manager, according to a […]