Published: October 22, 2009
Heather Neal and Craig Yuhas of Oak Bluffs, owners of B-Strong Health Club, recently completed Gray Cook's Functional Movement Screening certification.
Samuel Scott of Aquinnah was recently chosen as a member of the golf team at Nichols College in Dudley. Samuel is a first year student at the college.
Jane Elizabeth Taylor of Vineyard Haven and Beth Blankenship-O'Connor of Oak Bluffs, affiliated with M.V. Figure Skating Club and the Skating School of M.V., have recently upgraded their figure skating teacher ratings. Jane is now a senior rated moves in the field instructor. Beth is a certified program director.
Mariah HallBilsback of West Tisbury was recently awarded a Presidential Scholarship from Gettysburg College in Gettysburg, Penn. Mariah is a first-year student at the college.
Alexander Poole of Chil-mark was recently awarded the Founder Scholarship at Elmira College in Elmira, N.Y. Alexander, the son of Matthew and Patricia Poole, is majoring in childhood education
Victor J. de Souza
Ariane Lobo and Wallace de Souza of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of their son, Victor J. Lobo de Souza, on October 13 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital. Victor weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces.
Sage M. Goeckel
Christopher Goeckel and Ashley Cluff of Edgartown announce the birth of their daughter, Sage Maegan Goeckel, on September 11 at Eastern Maine Medical Center. Sage weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces. Her grandparents are Judy Pfeiffer and Hans Goeckel of the Island, and Judy and John Cluff of Maine
Donald W. Gregory III
Eileen and Donald Gregory Jr. of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of their son, Donald William Gregory III, on October 15 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital. Donald weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces.
Kelly Leonard and Michael Berninger
Kelly Leonard and Michael Berninger married on September 18 at the First Congregational Church in West Tisbury. Kelly is the daughter of Brett and Barbara Leonard of Vineyard Haven. Michael Berninger is the son of Rick and Joanne LaPierre of Vineyard Haven.
Hans L. Larsen of Chil-mark received his masters degree in interactive technology, specializing in level design, from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Hans is the son of Louis and Beth Larsen.