News

According to a study done for the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah), a class II casino — essentially, an electronic bingo facility — would net more than $4.5 million per year, a document filed...
A federal judge Tuesday enjoined the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) from any construction activity on a planned gambling facility without first obtaining a building permit from the town.
The Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) has taken initial steps to be able to serve alcohol at its planned gambling facility on tribal land, a move bound to stir more controversy over the project.

Celebrations

Vanessa M. Matthews and Daniel T. Keegan of Aquinnah announce the birth of a daughter, Lucinda Rose Jean Keegan, born on July 26 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Several Vineyard students were named to the spring 2015 dean's list at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Loving cats Burrito, Rorschach and Henry are very pleased to announce the wedding of their favorite humans, Patrick White and Michelle O’Malley, on Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Gay Head Lighthouse.

Obituaries

Grace A. (Healis) Eaton of North Providence, R.I., died peacefully at her daughter’s home on June 19. She turned 91 on May 19.
Lillian (Gonsalves) Garvin died at her daughter’s house on May 1. She was 90.