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    Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    The Trial Court
    Probate and Family Court
    Docket No.
    Dukes Probate and Family Court
    PO Box 237
    81 Main Street
    Edgartown, MA 02539
    Estate of: Linda Wood
    Date of Death: 03/28/2012
    To all interested persons:
    A Petition has been filed by:
    Wesley Wood of Edgartown MA
    requesting that the Court enter a formal Decree and Order of testacy and for such other relief as requested in the Petition.
    And also requesting that:
    Wesley Wood of Edgartown MA
    be appointed as Personal Representative(s) of said estate to serve Without Surety on the bond.
    You have the right to obtain a copy of the Petition from the Petitioner or at the Court. You have a right to object to this proceeding. To do so, you or your attorney must file a written appearance and objection at this Court before: 10:00 a.m. on 10/21/2014

    This ls NOT a hearing date, but a deadline by which you must file a written appearance and objection if you object to this proceeding, If you fail to file a timely written appearance and objection followed by an Affidavit of Objections within thirty {30) days of the return date, action may be taken without further notice to you.

    The estate is being administered under formal procedure by the Personal Representative under the Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code without supervision by the Court. Inventory and accounts are not required to be filed with the Court, but recipients are entitled to notice regarding the administration from the Personal Representative and can petition the Court in any matter relating to the estate, including distriibution of assets and expenses of administration.

    WITNESS, Hon. Spencer M Kagan, First Justice of this Court.

    Date: September 18, 2014
    Elizabeth J Herrmann, Register of Probate
    LN: 10/16/14, 1t


    On September 24, the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) issued the Draft Massachusetts Ocean Management Plan (2014 draft ocean plan) for public review, hearings, and a 60-day public comment period. This draft is the first formal amendment of the 2009 ocean plan. The 2009 ocean plan established protections for critical marine habitat and important water-dependent uses in the Massachusetts Ocean Planning Area and set siting and performance standards for specific ocean-base development. EEA is required by the Oceans Act to review the ocean plan every five years. Regional public meetings will be held to receive comment and input on the 2014 draft ocean plan. The Islands meeting will be:
    -October 22, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Katharine Cornell Theater, 54 Spring Street, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568. The 2014 draft ocean plan is available online at For more information, please see or contact CZM at or 617-626-1200.
    LN: 10/16/14, 1t

  • The Martha’s Vineyard land bank

    The Martha’s Vineyard land bank will conduct a public input session in order to solicit comment on future land acquisition priorities and any other matters which the public may wish to discuss. The session will take place at 5:15 pm on Monday, October 20 at the West Tisbury public library.
    LN: 10/16/14, 1t