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Chappaquiddick should have cable service

This is a copy of a letter to the Edgartown selectmen.

A class war

The past few weeks, I've been sucked into the comments of the mvtimes.

New lobster management rules would devastate industry here

The lobstermen of Martha's Vineyard have great concerns about new lobster management proposals to be presented at your meeting on March 21, 2011.

So many to thank

Thank you to the EMS, fire department, police department, ambulance, Martha's Vineyard Hospital, and everyone that came to help me Saturday night, after

Our deepest thanks

The American Cancer Society's Daffodil Days 2011 is behind us and you [Islanders] have purchased 1,110 bunches.

Something to be proud of

I would like to thank you and the staff of The Martha's Vineyard Times for your continued support of the All-Island Spelling Bee.

MVC member clarifies assessment changes

I would like to clarify some apparent misunderstandings about the Martha's Vineyard Commission (MVC) assessments, reported on in an article in the March 17 MV Times.

Inadequate consultation over turbine siting

Recently public meetings were held in New Bedford for siting wind turbines in 3,000 square miles of federal waters off Massachusetts, encompassing traditional fishing grounds.

Many join to teach wellness

On March 16, Martha's Vineyard Regional High School held its second annual Wellness Day.

The film festival – happy and electric

The 11th annual Martha's Vineyard Film Festival was by far our best festival to date.

9-11 questions stonewalled

I've sent this letter to Senator John Kerry.

Edgartown selectmen asked to pressure Comcast

I've sent this letter to the Edgartown selectmen.

A sense of awe, at a friend’s end

I heard of Jon Lipsky's death at about 4 pm, Saturday, March 19.

Tips for having your baby shower on Martha’s Vineyard

Whether you believe in baby showers before the baby arrives or a "Sip & See" tea party afterward, showers are a necessity these days to help new parents get started with all the things needed to bring home baby.

More Vineyard baby shower resources

•Venues: Beach Plum Inn; The Mansion House; The Wharf; The Space (Edg.

Arthur J. Cormier Jr.

There will be a potluck celebration of the life of Arthur Cormier from 12 noon to 3 pm on Sunday, March 20, at the P-A Club in Oak Bluffs.

MVRHS students discover Ireland, each other

On February 23, 25 members of the Irish History class at Martha's Vineyard Regional High School and six chaperones left for a great adventure in Ireland.

“A Winter’s Tale” at Vineyard Playhouse

Shakespeare for the Masses posted an announcement for its upcoming show on Facebook.

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day on Martha’s Vineyard

You don't have to go to Southie to get green beer and hear Irish music today. So far, the line-up of celebrations includes Seasons, The Newes, and Offshore Ale.