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John M. Wilbur Jr.

John Milnor Wilbur Jr.

Service for Allison H. Bartlett on Wednesday

Allison Hillyer Bartlett, 35, of West Tisbury died at her home on September, 22, 2011.

Ronald M. Binney

Ronald Morgan Binney of Edgartown, an international architect, died on September 6 at Sandwich of lung cancer complications.

Jerome Healy

Jerome "Buddy" Healy, 81, died on September 9 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.

Betsy Boggess

Betsy Boggess of Katama died Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital in Oak Bluffs.

Crabapple trees: Jewels of the Vineyard landscape

There are few plants that create greater visual impact during all four seasons than the flowering crabapple.

Gardner Baldwin

Gardner Baldwin of Vineyard Haven died of a heart attack, on Wednesday, September 7, at the Martha's Vineyard Hospital.

Ted Farrow

A service will be held Saturday, October 1, at 2 pm at the Abel's Hill Cemetery in Chilmark, for Ted Farrow.

66th Derby results week two

In the second week of the Derby no lead is secure.

In the Air at the Fair

four cyclists on a wire high in the air.

Rodney Maynard Elden

Rodney Maynard Elden died at Windemere on September 19 in Oak Bluffs at the age of 91.

Elizabeth Depperman Gilmore

Just at sunset, 8:18 pm on Sunday, August 7, 2011, Elizabeth Gilmore died, surrounded by her loving husband, her children, her grandchildren, and her dogs.

Catherine Ferreira

Catherine Ferreira (1926-2011) died on September 3 at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Brentford and Claire Ferreira, in Long Beach, California.

Evelyn Ann Larkin

Evelyn Ann "Lynn" (Gonsalves) Larkin of Swampscott and formerly of Martha's Vineyard died from a heart attack on Thursday, September 15, at her home surrounded by her family.

An important commitment

The Friends of the Edgartown Free Public Library thank Pat Rose for her years of service and dedication to the Edgartown Library.

A threat over time

9/11 is about that peculiar, primitive, Oriental religion known as Islam, to wit, its militant, violent, jihadist wing, which is, unfortunately, unlikely to be relegated to the ash bin of history anytime soon.

9/11 in perspective

Last year, I was already struck by the crescendo of emotions triggered by the ninth anniversary of the destruction of the World Trade Center Towers.

A resource for parents of teens

Nowhere is the proverb "It takes a village to raise a child" more relevant than on our Island, where everyone knows everyone and there's a strong sense of community that makes you feel that we are all looking out for one another.

Make the roundabout happen

With respect, I wish to voice a strong vote in favor of the roundabout at the Blinker.