• Blue sky, puffy cloud day at Squibnocket.
    Albert O. Fischer

News

This past Sunday, Lucy, my springer spaniel, began to bleed from her mouth.
Landscaping mogul Michael Donaroma has planted roots in Vineyard Haven in a lease agreement with Matt Tobin at Eden Market. Both men have been in the garden business for decades.
Bill Edison, longtime self-appointed commissioner of Chilmark Sunday softball, has stepped down. A ceremony was held Sunday at Flanders Field.

Celebrations

Several Vineyard students were named to the spring 2015 dean's list at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Susan and William Shanok of New York city and Chilmark are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah W. Shanok, to John Henry Kitchens.
Katherine Anne Smith of Chilmark was named to the spring 2015 dean’s list at Simmons College in Boston.

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.