Business Brief: Drug testing available on-Island

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 […]

Business Brief: B-Strong adds certifications

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 […]

Business Brief: Business brief: Paula Botelho-Peters returns to Sandpiper

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 […]

Business Brief: Business brief: Martha’s Vineyard Interior Design wins Houzz award

Martha’s Vineyard Interior Design (MVID) of Vineyard Haven was awarded “Best Of Houzz” by Houzz, a leading platform for home remodeling and design, according to a press release. MVID was chosen for the 2014 Customer Satisfaction Award by the more than 16 million monthly users that comprise the Houzz community. Customer Satisfaction honors are determined […]

Business Brief: Business brief: South Mountain joins national solar buying group

South Mountain Company of West Tisbury has been accepted for membership in Amicus, a national solar buying cooperative made up of independently owned solar companies that have joined forces to provide their customers with industry-best pricing for products and services. Aggregated buying power gives members the ability to match pricing with large national companies in […]