Monthly Archives: June 2012
The glorious national birthday we celebrate invites us to hoist our flags and drop our guard against the off-Island world and to consider the marvelous connections we have with the vast palette of Americans, quite a few of whom have chosen to celebrate their independence here with us.
A dozen bluebirds wintered over in the field next to our house.
A parade of colorful puppeteers celebrated the longest day of the year and benefited an organization dedicated to helping African children in Zambia.
The artist Richard Eugene Lee was born January 15, 1933, in Pullman, Washington.
While the new theater in Tisbury Marketplace is being completed, Richard Paradise will be kept busy with events at venues throughout the Island.
This week, Times interns tried a smoothie from Tisberry and Amity Island beer from Offshore Ale Co.
In a joint announcement, Cape Wind said it would fund efforts to assist commercial fishermen on Martha's Vineyard.
Tisbury police responded to a report that an altercation among four people in the vicinity of Daggett and Fairfield avenues involved the use of a gun.
After nine straight years in the black, the hospital ended the fiscal year in the red.
The war was strongly opposed by New England and especially by the Vineyard, where the economic losses were serious.
Last Saturday, Micah Thanhauser hosted a pottery party at his West Tisbury house that raised money for the Island Food Pantry.
The new co-operative gallery on Martha's Vineyard thrives with new artists.
If Tennessee Williams had written a commercial musical based in New England, it might have been "I Wrote a Letter to My Love."
Harry Duane, 80, died on June 19 in Shelburne, Vermont, following a long illness.
La Cave du Grenier is (naturally) a French style bistro serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Keeping all senses opened is one of the author's gifts. The ability to capture her experiences in words perfectly chosen to convey them is a second.
Wednesdays are Cinema Circus nights with the Martha's Vineyard Film Festival at the Chilmark Community Center.
Vineyard farmers in The FARM Institute's Pilot Parcel Project experiment on one-acre parcels.
It's getting to be a habit for Island teams to succeed in state competition – this time in soccer's Massachusetts Tournament of Champions.
Aidan Aliberti threw a complete game two-hitter and struck out 15 to lead the Cubs to the major league title. The Marlins won the minor league title.