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News

A major project to rebuild the jetties at Menemsha Creek has been delayed about three weeks and will likely extend into the nesting season of the federally-protected piping plover. The Army Corps of...
The poet and novelist whose grace, elegance and remarkable longevity spanned more than a century of life, died at her home overlooking Stonewall Pond on Friday afternoon, surrounded by her family....
Chilmark has joined Edgartown in seeking to extend its commercial scalloping season to make up for lost fishing days this year. Shellfishing around the Island took a major hit following winter storms...

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

Margaret (Peggy) Freydberg, novelist, poet, source of inspiration and great friend to so many, died at home on March 27. She was 107.
Nancy Trecartin Marvel died peacefully on March 3 in Cohasset. She was 96.