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News

Seaman apprentice Coco, a three-month-old chocolate Labrador mix, is the newest member of the Menemsha Coast Guard station. With a new puppy in residence, it's all hands on deck for training.
Over the past seven months, voters in four Island towns have approved funding for a major expansion of the Martha’s Vineyard Refuse District transfer station. The $2.5 million project is expected to...
Friends and relatives of the late Peggy Freydberg gathered in Chilmark Sunday to celebrate her life, and a new collection of her poetry.

Celebrations

Alison Bailey of Chilmark has been inducted into the Alpha Chapter of Wisconsin Phi Beta Kappa at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Isaac Blaise Hurwitz has graduated from the San Francisco Art Institute. He is the son of Susan Puciul and Mark Hurwitz of Chilmark.
Augusta Dillon of Vineyard Haven and Chilmark was named to the dean’s list at Simmons College, School of Nursing and Health Science.

Obituaries

Emma (Pat) Pratt Chesley died on Saturday, May 30 at Bolingreen Health and Rehabilitation Center in Macon, Ga. She was 96.
Bette (Flanders) Carroll died on Friday, May 29 at her home in Chilmark after a brief illness. She was 92.