Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Business Briefs

Island Alpaca poses birthday challenege

Island Alpaca will award a $100 gift certificate to the person who guesses the pregnant female that will deliver the first baby alpaca this spring.

American Red Cross offers chokesaver training class

The American Red Cross, Cape Cod and Islands Chapter, will offer a chokesaver for restaurant emergencies training class on April 10, at the YMCA at Cottager's Corner, 57 Pequot Avenue, Oak Bluffs.

Mediation Collaborative is approved provider

SSW Mediation Collaborative in Vineyard Haven recently received approval to provide mediation services in two departments and three divisions of Massachusetts courts, according to a press release.

Hypnosis for New Year’s resolutions

Hypnotherapist Cynthia da Silva is offering group hypnosis classes designed to help people stick with their New Year's resolutions. A four-session series designed to help people change their eating habits begins on January 19....

Comcast speeds up Internet service

Comcast announced it is making the leap from broadband to wideband, with the launch of next generation DOCSIS 3.0 throughout Martha's Vineyard. With wideband, Comcast will offer among the fastest speeds available today, including...

Zephrus Restaurant hosts nonprofits

Local nonprofits that use their databases to publicize a get-together at Zephrus Restaurant will receive 20 percent of that evening's proceeds. Referencing this fall's popular dessert fundraiser, chef Robert Lionette said, "We've been doing these...

Boston lawyer hangs out Vineyard shingle

Jay F. Theise, a Boston-based lawyer and new Aquinnah homeowner, announced that he is now meeting with clients by appointment on Martha's Vineyard. Mr. Theise said his focus is on personal rights and business needs,...

Cumberland Farms gives ambulance service $1,000

In keeping with its annual tradition of supporting the Last Night First Day celebration on Martha's Vineyard, Cumberland Farms presented a $1,000 donation to the Tisbury Ambulance Association. Part of a network of retail stores...