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Anita Marie Ciancio

Anita Marie (Labelle) Ciancio, 87, of Oak Bluffs died Monday evening, January 3, 2011 at Windemere Nursing Home.

Anne W. Gordon

Anne Welch Gordon, a resident on Eastville Avenue in Oak Bluffs for 27 full years of retirement and for summers since 1942, died on November 23 in Oakland, California, where she was living near her daughter.

So far, very good for beer/wine sales in Tisbury

The record of the first season of beer/wine licensing for Tisbury restaurants conforms to the expectations of most reasonable townspeople.

Real estate prices here still forbiddingly high

Before the economy took a tumble, homeowners checked the weekly sales of nearby real estate rather than the Dow Jones Averages, to see how much their net worth had increased.

MVC proposes rules for wind turbines

Enclosed with this letter to Island planning boards are model regulations prepared for the Island Wind District of Critical Planning Concern.

Marjorie G. Masek

Marjorie Gibbon Masek, age 70, died on December 10 at her home in Vineyard Haven, with her family gathered to her bedside, and supported by Dyan Espindle, RN of Island Hospice.

MV boys win first inter-Island hockey game

Whenever Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket high schools meet to play a contact sport it is assumed that the game will be a highly spirited and a physically challenging contest.

Sports Highlights

The MVRHS girls' hockey team lost 6-3 to Marshfield on Wednesday, December 29.

Alma P. Barvenik

Alma Pjura Barvenik, 92, of Stratford, Connecticut, the widow of Frank X.

High school basketball girls team downs Wayland

Last Thursday, the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School girls varsity basketball team played host to the Wayland Warriors and treated them to a 52-37 whippin'.

Splash! New swim team will compete

The brand new Martha's Vineyard Regional High School swim team have begun practicing for their first meet this week.

RCBL week 8, Bulls lose

Tuesday, at the Boys & Girls Club in Edgartown, the Heat handed the Bulls their first defeat of the year, 107-94.

West Tisbury

It was like summer at the beach this New Year's Day.


I think I say this every year, but, "Thank God the holidays are over.

Oak Bluffs

Welcome 2011.


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Islander in Service update, PVT2 Joseph Baldwin

Last week, The Times published updates on Islanders currently on active duty in military service.

Bad process, good outcome

When a good thing happens at an inopportune moment, in an unfortunate way, it's still a good thing.


We all have traditions.