Monthly Archives: May 2013
The eighth-seeded Vineyarders won all five matches in straight sets and advanced to meet top-seed Cohasset on Monday.
The Vineyard's third consecutive appearance in the state tournament was brief. MV managed just two hits in a 12-0 preliminary round loss at Holliston.
With the addition of two new townhouses, the Island Housing Trust's Wentworth affordable housing project in Vineyard Haven is complete.
Three hapless truck drivers got stuck on narrow Vineyard Haven streets over the weekend, to the dismay of exasperated motorists.
The Vineyard Spirituals Choir performs this Saturday, June 1, in a fundraising concert at the Katharine Cornell Theatre.
"What the Robin Knows: How Birds Reveal the Secrets of the Natural World" by Jon Young – Young, a naturalist, teacher, and tracker, teaches us how to learn the language of birds.
It takes money to maintain the Windemere Recreation Department, which takes residents to concerts, sailing, and even the occasional bi-plane ride, and an auction Friday night, May 31, will help raise funds for the department.
For 70 years, Barbara St. Pierre and her parents, then daughters, hosted children from all over the world "” and the Island "” at their Vineyard Haven summer camp.
The Island is well represented on the Eastern Athletic Conference spring sports all-star rosters. Twenty-five athletes on seven teams were selected.
A youngster with a fishing rod can find plenty to do on Martha's Vineyard.
A sunny day on the harbor changed in an instant Monday for Jeff Sayre, when his seven-year-old fell into Vineyard Haven harbor's still frigid water.
Spurred by pressure from the county advisory board, Dukes County commissioners vote to cut the current integrated pest management program.
The resistance of Oak Bluffs emergency management director Peter Martell has made his town and outlier in the regional effort.
Superintendent James Weiss moved swiftly this week to replace West Tisbury School principal Michael Halt before school starts next September.
He calls it 'rough justice' – get the claims in and the money out the door. Ken Feinberg is the go-to guy to manage victim compensation funds.
Unhealthy air quality is predicted for eastern coastal Connecticut, southern Rhode Island, and the south coast of Massachusetts, including Cape Cod and the Islands, for Thursday, May 30, due to ground-level ozone, the U.
I've always said if you are going to eat hot dogs or chicken nuggets, then you may as well try pigs ears and chicken feet.
The Martha's Vineyard Chamber Music Society will host five sets of performances during July and August.
Selectmen chose ambulance chief John Rose to lead the fire department until they choose a new chief.
A story published May 23, "Capawock Theatre to reopen; Oak Bluffs theaters may stay dark," incorrectly named the Strand Theater as the venue for the private screening of the movie "Sparkle" last summer.