Saturday kicked off Martha’s Vineyard’s brief but energetic egg-hunting season, with lots to be found at the Oak Bluffs Library, where 250 kids and their parents wandered the stacks and filled their baskets. At Vineyard Gardens, staff busily filled eggs (to help the Easter bunny of course) for Sunday’s hunt there.
The Island has more 12-step programs than there are peas on Cronig’s salad bar, so how could we have that kind of problem here? Besides, the guy who ran his car into the Net Result last week won’t be tallied until the next count, so I think it’s that crowd on the Elizabeth Islands that’s messing up our curve.
In anticipation of Easter Sunday, The Times asked Bishop Paulo Tenorio, spiritual leader of The Growing Church Ministry, a primarily Brazilian church in Vineyard Haven, to discuss the meaning and importance of Easter and the message he will deliver to his congregants this Sunday. His essay follows. A Portuguese version follows the English version. I […]
Representative Tim Madden hosted Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School students August Welles and Russell Shapiro, Island representatives to the 67th annual Student Government Day at the State House on April 4. “Russell and August were treated to a unique experience, spending the day with government officials, and observing the process of government up here in […]
They are by no means dainty guys but are definitely smaller than 6’7” Karl Kallinich, the general operator of the Beast, who at times, exercising the proper safety precautions, must shimmy under, clamber atop, or, yes, creep inside the giant horizontal grinder to tinker and adjust.
Excerpted from the book “Home Bird”
The Sunday after, I was reading the Sunday [Boston] Globe, and it had all this coverage, it all hit me,
Boys had gym separately from the girls…And I learned to crochet when a parent came in and taught my fifth grade girls. Talk about changes in education since then.
This year’s applicants impressed the selection committee with passion, commitment and vision in many of the Fellowship’s areas of interest, all of which emphasize Island sustainability.
There is a lot of bustle in our town right now as people prepare for summer. Berta and Carla have opened their shop at the Cliffs and their sister Adrianna will open hers at the end of the month. No word yet on the Aquinnah Shop and Faith’s Seafood Shack, but they usually open around […]