The Chilmark home rented by President Obama and his family for their summer vacation two years ago went on the market this week with an asking price of $22.5 million. The home off South Road is owned by David and Patty Schulte, residents of Chicago and Chilmark.
Filmmaker Jay Craven doesn’t fit any Hollywood molds. Never has. He is not so much an independent filmmaker as he is a community organizer who makes movies. His latest film, Peter and John, will screen on the Vineyard next week.
Sengekontacket Pond will be closed to shellfishing over the holiday weekend because of rainfall on July 1. According to the town of Oak Bluffs, which posted the information on their website, the pond is closed to shellfishing in all areas, and is scheduled to re-open on Tuesday, July 7.
Roads flooded and lightning struck in more than one place when a line of severe squalls raced through the Vineyard Wednesday morning. The storm left the Five Corners intersection knee-deep in water and Oak Bluffs and Aquinnah had lightning strikes.
Though the traditional gift is a pearl, for Net Result’s 30th anniversary just come in and buy some oysters. The popular Vineyard Haven fish market, owned by Louie and Beth Larsen, turns 30 on July 4, a date that the Larsens promise was circumstantial.