Monthly Archives: May 2013

Hydrant flushing beginning in Oak Bluffs

A spring cleaning for the town's water system may result in periods of discolored water and low pressure for some residents.

Seastreak fast ferry adds a Boston bus connection

The Vineyard fast passenger ferry service is promoting the convenience of private bus service between Boston and New Bedford.

Harbor View Hotel offers Islanders a staycation package

The Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown is reaching out to Islanders with a pocket-friendly deal to enjoy a little spring serenity before the streets and beaches begin to crowd with summer arrivals.

Solixir arrives on Vineyard shelves

Solixir, advertised as "a new, all natural functional drink brand, perfect for active people who don't like spikes and crashes from typical energy drinks loaded with sugar and unhealthy chemicals" is now available on the Vineyard in various outlets, according to a press release.

Chilmark town election brings no surprises

Voter said yes to all spending requests and chose town officers in an election with no contests.

Pets face perils from anti-freeze, rat poison

Leave the dog in the truck (or the BMW) until you have thoroughly checked for antifreeze in the john and rat poison in the kitchen.

Seasonal miscellany of bulbs, weeds, cover crops, and tomato care

The better the soil, the easier it is to weed, whether the weeds be few or many.

Martha’s Vineyard District Court report

April 12, 2013Jake C. Merrill, Vineyard Haven; DOB 3/18/81, disorderly conduct: to be dismissed upon payment of $150 court cost.Patrece L. Petersen, Edgartown; DOB...