Madilyn R. Alwardt

Morgan and Joshua Alwardt of West Tisbury announce the birth of their daughter, Madilyn Renee Alwardt, on January 25 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Madilyn weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces.

Katherine L. Carroll

Eve Domont and Gregory Carroll of Edgartown announce the birth of their daughter, Katherine Lee Carroll, on January 31 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Katherine weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces.

Benjamin A. Parker

Amanda Dickson and Matthew Parker of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of their son, Benjamin Arthur Parker, on January 31 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Benjamin weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces.

Genevieve D. M. Wise

Stacy and Julian Wise of Chilmark announce the birth of their daughter, Genevieve Dorothy Marie Wise, on January 27 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Genevieve weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces.


Emma HallBilsback of West Tisbury and Delmont Araujo of Oak Bluffs were recently inducted by Gov. Deval Patrick into the Governor’s Statewide Youth Council, which addresses challenges like education reform, youth violence, and bullying.

Pia Webster of Edgartown, volunteer coordinator of the Martha’s Vineyard Cultural Council, has been awarded the Leadership Circle Award by the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Ms. Webster was cited in particular for her support of projects serving the elderly and the disabled.

Elaine Cawley Weintraub of West Tisbury has been appointed to the Massachusetts Commissioner of Education’s Bias and Sensitivity Committee, which is responsible for analysis of the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) and Massachusetts English Proficiency Assessment (MEPA).

Honor Roll

Oak Bluffs School

6th Grade

High HonorsTristan Araujo, Taber Caron, Lily Davey, Douglas DeBettencourt, Lucas DeBettencourt, Caleb Dutton, Joshua Forend Jr., Aivaras Gedvilas, Jonas Grooters-Lukowitz, Emma Hall, Julia Hart, Danielle Hopkins, Nayson Peres, Shelby Regan, James Robinson, Jack Sayre, Colby Scarsella, Sarah Thomas, Nevin WallisTessa Whitaker

HonorsJustin Alexander, Dylan Araujo, Julian Carter, Isabella Chimes, Ethan Danielson, Karn Datta, Jesse Dawson, Lacey Dinning, August Engler, Alec Flynn, Jack Garrett, Andrea Guyther, Elinor Hanjian, Caroline Hermann, Noah Hoyt, Julia Levesque, Alexander Lytle, Grace Meyers, Emily Moore, Jacob Peters, James Sashin, Ryan Scherer, Kasey Stevenson, Olivia VanDerlaske, Cristofer Vought, Henry Wallace, Liam Weiland

7th Grade

High HonorsMadeline Alley, Emma Caron, Oliver Carson, Courtney Howell, Mason Jeffers, John Reagan Jr.

HonorsIris Albert, Marcelle Alves, Jeffrey Cimeno Jr., Lindsy Dario, Krishna Datta, Taynara Goncalves, Kenny Hammond, Elijah Laikin, Kaitlyn Marchand, Tucker McNeely, Sydney Minnehan, Jacob Pagliccia, Thalysson Ribeiro, Olivia Rogers, Breana Santos, Kirsten Schuele-VanAken, Liam Waite

8th Grade

High HonorsMia Arenburg, Bailey Csapo-Moreis, Josie Iadicicco, Emily Kleinhenz, Noah Kleinhenz, Gordon Moore, Madeleine Moore, Kelsey Moreis, Charlotte Potter, Samantha Potter, Ellen Reagan, Katherine Reid,, Sabrina Reppert, Russell Shapiro, Jackson Yuen

HonorsKezia Alvares, Diamond Araujo, Sydney Davies, Gabriel DeOliveira, Emily deBettencourt, Anna Flaherty, Ivy Fournier, Ryan Gonsalves, Chad Guyther, Calhoun Howard, Everett Monroe, Austin Morley, Sadie Parr, Heidi White