• Opening day for the Chilmark summer softball league. Play ball!
    Peter Simon

News

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...
The Martha’s Vineyard Savings Bank will relocate its Chilmark branch office next year to the former Santander Bank at Beetlebung Corner. The bank paid just over $ 1 million for the property and plans...
The ambulance service which provides EMS to the three up-Island towns is undergoing a change in leadership. Tri-Town chief Paul (Zeke) Wilkins has stepped down following a period of medical leave,...

Celebrations

Katherine Anne Smith of Chilmark was named to the spring 2015 dean’s list at Simmons College in Boston.
Molly Fischer of Chilmark, a recent graduate from the women’s lacrosse team at Ithaca College earned All-Empire 8 Second Team for the 2015 season.
Alison Bailey of Chilmark has been inducted into the Alpha Chapter of Wisconsin Phi Beta Kappa at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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.