• View from a Menemsha bridge.
    Timothy Johnson

News

The up-Island regional school district may need to amend its budget after voters in West Tisbury rejected the town’s first tax override in 10 years Thursday.
The U.S. Coast Guard formally opened its new boathouse in Menemsha Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
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Celebrations

Elissa Turnbull and Eddie Stahl of Chilmark announce the birth of a daughter, Hazel Clementine Stahl, born on March 11 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Lisa and Jackson Tadeo-Waite of Chilmark announce the birth of a daughter, Fox Buttercup Taddeo-Waite, born on March 10 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Katherine Anne Smith of Chilmark was named to the fall 2014 dean’s list at Simmons College.

Obituaries

James Stix Weisman (known to all as Jamie), died suddenly on March 1 of an apparent heart attack while visiting family in Philadelphia.
Nicholas (Nick) Bradshaw of Hyannis died unexpectedly on April 1. He was 57.