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Florence G. Borges

Florence Grace Borges died Friday, February 11, at St.

Audrey S. LeVasseur

Audrey Louise Smith LeVasseur died peacefully on Monday, April 18, among family and friends at Windemere in Oak Bluffs.

Many helped

The Oak Bluffs Public Library and Martha's Vineyard Library Association, in collaboration with and with support from the Bunch of Grapes Bookstore, Library Friends of Oak Bluffs, and a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services sponsors an Island-wide community read, One Book-One Island program.

Leila M. Sequeira

Leila May Whynock Sequeira, born Leila May Whynock on February 27, 1928 in Brocton, died on March 28, 2011, at Martha's Vineyard Hospital.

Jessica J. Weaver

Jessica June Weaver, 84, of Oak Bluffs died on April 11 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital.

Tisbury Waterways tackles stormwater pollution today

For over 20 years, Tisbury Waterways has tested water for nutrients during rain events to document stormwater pollution.


The Cape Cod and Islands Chapter of the American Red Cross is holding a Pet First Aid class on Thursday, April 21.

Refreshing interconnectedness

Having recently had occasion to avail myself of some of the many and varied social services offered and rendered by our close-knit community, I was pleased by the kindness, compassion, and professionalism given me by Mary Ledde and the entire staff of the Martha's Vineyard Health Care Access Program.

Meet my furry friend

This March, in Edgartown, a half-dozen houses were broken into.

A candidate explains further

It is indeed a difficult task to encapsulate what one stands for and one's accomplishments in two small paragraphs.

Great work

Another long winter on Martha's Vineyard is finally just about over, but for those who participated in the activities at the YMCA, it has been a winter well spent.

Humanitarian gesture

The first thing I did when I woke up this morning was read The Times and wow, what a great article! The kids and the cranes are a hit ("

Gas station of choice

Sunday, March 27, marked the final Sunday for the gas special offered by Up-Island Automotive.

Kate Taylor “” making hearts from Gay Head to Southern Sudan

On a trip to Southern Sudan, Ms. Taylor taught local women how to make a beautiful, intricate pendant "” to help them recover from the horrors of enslavement.

At the century mark, Edgartown’s newest addition is the Vineyard Square Hotel

It's about the age-old and never ending delicate balance between preserving the past and changing with modern times.

For the towns, not the MVC

It isn't necessary to make house size, minimum or maximum, a matter of referral to the M.


As an educator and now homeowner, I would like to extend my gratitude to the Island Housing Trust, the selectmen, the town of Tisbury, Gino Mazzaferro, and to all others who contributed to the creation of the Lambert's Cove affordable homes.