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  • ORDER OF INFORMAL PROBATE
    OF WILL AND/OR APPOINTMENT
    OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE

    Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    The Trial Court
    Probate and Family Court
    Docket No.
    DU18P0061EA
    Massachusetts Trial Court
    Probate and Family Court Department
    Dukes County Division
    PO Box 237
    81 Main Street
    Edgartown, MA 02539
    Estate of:
    Janice Duart
    Also Known As:
    Date of Death: April 7, 2018
    1. A Petition has been filed requesting:
    X The appointment of a Personal Representative.
    Informal probate of the will dated___and codicils___
    of the above named Decedent.
    2. Upon consideration of the Petition, I determine based upon the Petition that all of the following are true:
    a. The Petitioner is an interested person and has filed a complete and verified Petition.
    b. Venue is proper.
    c. The Petition was filed within the time period permitted by law.
    d. Any required notices have been given or waived.
    e. A death certificate issues by a public officer is in the Court's possession.
    f. The spouse, heirs at law and any devisees are not incapacitated or protected persons or minors; or if they are, they are represented by a conservator or a guardian who is not the Petitioner.
    INFORMAL PROBATE OF WILL
    3. The original, property executed and apparently unrevoked will is in the court's possession.
    The will dated ____and any codicils dated____
    as referred to as the will. There are no know prior wills which have not been expressly revoked by a later instrument. The will is admitted to informal probate.
    An authenticated copy of the will and any codicil and documents establishing probate in the State of ___are in the court's possession and are offered for informal probate. The will is admitted to informal probate.
    A duly authenticated copy of the will and a duly authenticated certificate of its legal custodian that the copy filed is a true copy and that the will has become operative under the law of___ is offered for informal probate. The will is admitted to informal probate.
    APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE
    X The person whose appointment Is sought has priority for appointment, with or without appropriate nomination and/or renunciation. Any will to which the requested appointment relates has been formally or informally probated
    The following person is appointed Personal Representative
    Janet Ponte
    119 Pennsylvania Ave
    Oak Bluffs, MA 02557
    508-560-1968
    5. The Personal Representative shall serve in an unsupervised administration:
    X without surety on the bond.
    with__ personal__ corporate sureties on the bond in the penal sum amount of $____
    6. Letters of Authority shall issue.
    The Personal Representative(s) shall comply with all relevant requirement under the law and the appointment is subject to termination as provided in G. L. c. 190B, §§ 3-608-612.
    Date: May 31, 2018
    Daphne DeVries, Magistrate
    LN: 07/12/18, 1t

  • MARTHA’S VINEYARD REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
    REQUEST FOR SERVICES

    The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School District (the “Owner”) is seeking the services of a qualified “Owner’s Project Manager” as defined in Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 149, §44A½ (c) and as further defined by provisions stated in the RFS to provide Project Management Services for the first phase of planning, feasibility and schematic design of the track and athletic fields of the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (the “Proposed Project”), located at 100 Edgartown Road, in Oak Bluffs Massachusetts.
    The Owner is requesting the services of an Owner’s Project Manager to represent the Owner during the feasibility study and schematic design phase of the contract, which may be amended to include continued Project Management Services through design development, construction documents, bid and award, construction, and final closeout of the Proposed Project. The estimated total project costs of an approved Proposed Project may range from $350,000 for updating the existing track, to $14 million for building a new track and athletic fields, depending upon the solution agreed upon by the Owner and ultimately approved by a vote of the member towns of the regional school district.
    The complete RFS may be obtained on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 electronically by contacting Amelia C. Tierney, CPO, atierney@mvyps.org/508.693.2007 extension 12, from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM, Monday to Friday.
    Sealed Responses to this RFS must be clearly labeled “Owner’s Project Management Services for MVRHS Track and Athletic Fields” and delivered to the Superintendent’s Office, 4 Pine Street, Tisbury, Massachusetts until 2:00 PM on Friday, July 27, 2018.
    All questions regarding this RFS should be directed to Amelia C. Tierney, CPO by email to: atierney@mvyps.org. Questions will be accepted until July 24, 2018 at 2:00 PM.
    LN: 07/12/18, 1t

  • mv land bank

    The Martha’s Vineyard land bank is making available for farmland lease a 0.8-acre field on Tea Lane in Chilmark. Interested parties should request a bid package at 167 Main Street in Edgartown or from mhill@vineyardlandbank.com or by telephoning 508-627-7141.
    LN: 07/12/18, 1t

  • COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS
    LAND COURT
    DEPARTMENT OF THE TRIAL COURT
    18SM003616

    ORDER OF NOTICE To:
    JeanneMarie T. Packish
    and to all persons entitled to the benefit of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, 50 U.S.C.c. 50 §3901 et seq.:
    Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC
    claiming to have an interest in a Mortgage covering real property in Vineyard Haven (Tisbury), numbered 43 Edgartown Road, given by Clement J. Packish and Jeannemarie T. Packish to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. acting solely as a nominee for Taylor, Bean & Whitaker Mortgage Corp., dated October 29, 2008, and recorded in Dukes County Registry of Deeds in Book 1162, Page 769, as affected by a Loan Modification Agreement dated September 10, 2010, and recorded at said Registry of Deeds in Book 1294, Page 652, and now held by the Plaintiff by assignment, has/have filed with this court a complaint for determination of Defendant's/Defendants' Servicemembers status.
    If you now are, or recently have been, in the active military service of the United States of America, then you may be entitled to the benefits of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act. If you object to a foreclosure of the above mentioned property on that basis, then you or your attorney must file a written appearance and answer in this court at Three Pemberton Square, Boston, MA 02108 on or before August 6, 2018 or you will be forever barred from claiming that you are entitled to the benefits of said Act.
    Witness, JUDITH C. CUTLER Chief Justice of said Court on June 20, 2018.
    Attest: Deborah J. Patterson
    Recorder
    18-032192
    LN: 07/12/18, 1t

  • COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS LAND COURT
    DEPARTMENT OF THE TRIAL COURT 18 SM 003707

    ORDER OF NOTICE TO:
    Kenneth S. Edwards and to all persons entitled to the benefit of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, 50 U.S.C. §§ 3901 et seq.: U.S. Bank National Association, not in its individual capacity but solely as Trustee on behalf of OWS REMIC Trust 2015-1 claiming to have an interest in a Mortgage covering real property in West Tisbury, numbered 62 Otis Bassett Road, given by Kenneth S. Edwards to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as Nominee for MetLife Home Loans, a Division of MetLife Bank, N.A., dated June 25, 2009, and recorded in Dukes County Registry of Deeds in Book 1185, Page 52, and now held by Plaintiff by assignment, has/have filed with this court a complaint for determination of Defendant's/Defendants' Servicemembers status. If you now are, or recently have been, in the active military service of the United States of America, then you may be entitled to the benefits of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act. If you object to a foreclosure of the above-mentioned property on that basis, then you or your attorney must file a written appearance and answer in this court at Three Pemberton Square, Boston, MA 02108 on or before Aug 6, 2018 or you will be forever barred from claiming that you are entitled to the benefits of said Act.
    Witness, JUDITH C. CUTLER, Chief Justice of this Court on Jun 21, 2018
    Attest: Deborah J. Patterson Recorder
    LN: 07/12/18, 1t

  • NOTICE OF SALE OF REAL ESTATE AT PUBLIC AUCTION

    4 Moshup Trail, Aquinnah, Massachusetts 02535
    Shown as Lot# 582 on a Plan of Gay Head Indian Lands
    Filed with the County of Dukes County Probate and Family Court
    By virtue of an Interlocutory Decree and Warrant issued by the Dukes County Probate and Family Court Department of the Trial Court (Docket Number DU 17E0012PP) on Petition for Partition of Malcolm Stevenson and Robyn G. Nietert, the undersigned duly appointed Commissioner shall cause to be sold a Public Auction upon the premises by Joseph E. Sollitto, Jr., Esq., duly licensed auctioneer of P.O. Box 12, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts 02557 (Tel 508-338-2587) Massachusetts License# 399, said Lot# 582 with the improvements thereon at 12 Noon on July 13, 2018. All terms of the sale, including the sale price, are subject to approval by the Dukes County Probate and Family Court, at the discretion of the Commissioner. Said premises are duly described in a deed recorded with the Dukes County Registry of Deeds in Book 1439, at Page 144, to which reference is hereby made for a more particular description.
    The premises will be sold subject to and/or with the benefit of rights easements, restrictions, improvements, covenants, unpaid real estate taxes, tax liens and existing encumbrances of record.
    Terms of Sale: Fifty Thousand Dollars ($50,000.00) deposit at the time and place of sale, by Certified or Bank Treasurer's Check, with the balance of Ten (10%) Percent of the sales price to be paid within two weeks thereafter, and the total balance of the bid upon delivery of the deed at 10:30 A.M. on September 11, 2018 at the office of Jan W. Whiting, Esq., 6 Washington Street Weymouth, Massachusetts 02188-1704 (781-337-1699). The successful bidder shall forfeit all deposits ifhe or she does not strictly comply with the Memorandum of Terms and Conditions of Sale. Said bidder shall pay the cost of state documentary stamps and recording fees. There may be other costs to the Buyer, such as Martha's Vineyard Land Bank fees, so bidders should make their own inquiries. Said bidder will be required to sign a Memorandum of Terms and Conditions of Sale at the conclusion of the auction. Other terms to be announced at sale.
    Jan W. Whiting, Esquire
    Commissioner to Make Partition
    86 Washington Street
    Weymouth, Massachusetts 0218 8
    Telephone 781-337-1699
    LN: 06/21/18, 06/28/18, 07/05/18, 07/12/18, 4t