Betty Robichau of Edgartown died on Friday evening, Jan. 23, at the Henrietta Brewer House. She was 98.
Albert E. Sylvia died peacefully on Friday, Jan. 23, at Woodbriar of Wilmington. He was 91.
Batteries, bread, shovels and gas were in hot demand Monday as Islanders prepared for the winter storm expected to hit the Island Monday evening. "It's like a summer day," said Shirley's Hardware employee Debbie Healy.
For the loneliness and unfocused anxiety, the smug indifference to the environment, the dreary boredom of life in the technological society, the sovereign cure is a well-organized New England storm.
Odeama (Dodie) J. Gill Silva died peacefully in her sleep on Nov. 13, 2014 in Milford, Mass. She was 91 years old.
Beatrice (Bea) Duart Viera died peacefully on Jan. 19 at the Windemere Nursing Home. She was 89.
R. Kristin Brown and Timothy Brown of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Tabitha R. Brown, born on Jan. 21 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
The commission late last week quickly approved a $1.42 million budget for fiscal year 2016, marking a 2.4 per cent decrease from last year. Modest increases in salaries and employee benefits were offset by a $52,000 reduction in legal spending.
In honor of Black History Month on Saturday, Feb. 7, the League of Women Voters of Martha’s Vineyard will host guest speaker Clennon L. King.