Monthly Archives: May 2012

Edgartown preps for Pink and Green Weekend

The Inaugural Pink & Green Weekend Festival features many Mother's Day themed events and will kick off Friday, May 11, culminating on Sunday, May 13.

‘Pippin,’ in Falmouth, is worth the commute

See Vineyarder Jane Loutzenhiser in a Falmouth production of "Pippen" over the next two weekends.

Noteworthy events

The Vineyard Playhouse is holding auditions for Actors' Equity Association (AEA) actors on Monday, May 7, from 10 am until 4 pm.

70s night at the Lampost for Vineyard soccer

It's 70s night at the Lampost this Saturday, May 5, a benefit for the Martha's Vineyard U-12 soccer team.

Reel Picks: More on movies playing this week

A horror movie buff's horror movie.

Family Center displacement shortsighted

The Family Center at the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School is a multifaceted resource that has served Island families and students in many ways during its 15 years.

Fun, fashion, food

The Tisbury Volunteer Ambulance Association thanks you for your outpouring support for our fundraiser, "Respond in Style, Go Red For Women" on April 28.

A healthy success

This past Saturday, the YMCA of Martha's Vineyard held its second annual Healthy Kids Day event, part of the national YMCA's Healthy Kids Day™ initiative.

A glowing success

On behalf of the directors of the Island Autism Group Inc (IAG) and families with children with autism on the Island, I thank everyone who made our recent fundraiser, Splurge for a Cause, a glowing success.

Her audiences loved it

Island artists, poets, musicians, videographers and fun lovers were treated to a month-long series of arts events in the month of April.

Landscaping and traffic flow

When we all finally realize the natural beauty of an island within an Island – the roundabout, that is – then we can seize upon it as the great opportunity that it truly is for a wonderful landscape, providing smooth traffic flow.

Other non-binding questions we might ask

It is noteworthy and gratifying to have the Island towns voting on Oak Bluffs traffic patterns.

Democracy, Oak Bluffs style

The Oak Bluffs selectmen decided not to allow the Oak Bluffs voter to vote the question of the Roundabout.

She salutes

Saturday we were driving toward Vineyard Haven at noon, and just past 250 State Road in West Tisbury came upon the young Nip 'n' Tuck draft horses cavorting around in a very excitable state alongside and on the road.

For some dog owners, only a stiff fine will do

There are many varieties of morons in America, but there is a particular breed on Martha's Vineyard that is becoming problematic.

Spring says, How you doing?

If you've lived here as long as I have, the coincident arrival of spring and cold, rainy, easterly weather is unsurprising.

Transit Into summer

Imagine running a service that sees demand double each year from February to April, double again from April to May, again from May to June and again from June to July.