• Gabe Bito, Hiaggo Goncalves, Jayden Cole and Eli Gundersen in annual spring ritual, the Dairy Queen dash.
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  • High school students enjoy ice cream treats before the rush begins.
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  • Oreo Blizzards are welcome, snow blizzards are not.
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  • Fourth graders Dyana Burke and Caroline Kelleher and third grader Cassidy Kelleher enjoy their cones.
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News

A project to develop seven acres of land near downtown Edgartown will bypass a regional planning review, following a vote at the Martha’s Vineyard Commission Thursday night. The regional planning...
I am writing to urge people in all six towns to vote in favor of the bond issue to secure a home for the supportive day program.
The Farm Institute and The Trustees of Reservations have announced plans to merge by the end of the year, with the Trustees taking the 15-year-old nonprofit teaching farm under its wing, leaders from...

Celebrations

Julia Cooper of Edgartown has earned the dean’s award for academic excellence for the fall 2014 semester at Colgate University.
Matthew V. and Paula DelloRusso of Edgartown announce the birth of a daugher, Violet Molina DelloRusso, born on March 6.
Eva Balboni of Edgartown was named to the fall 2014 semester dean’s list at MCPHS University.

Obituaries

Theodore G. Kane died on Feb. 23 at Exeter Hospital in Exeter, N.H., with his family by his side. He was 90.
Gardner Norton Brown, a 30-year resident of Homosassa, Fla., died in his sleep on Feb. 8, 2015. He was 91.