• Spire and chimney against a cold blue sky.
    Timothy Johnson

News

The Edgartown library is losing access to an adjoining parking lot next week, when renovations begin at a historic house next door. Starting Monday, patrons and staff will have to park their cars on...
Recently a developer resubmitted a plan to subdivide a seven-acre parcel of land off the narrow lane, Mullen Way in Edgartown.
A 16-foot sail is last thing you might expect to see on an Island pond in the depths of a frozen February. Across the Vineyard, boats have been hauled, waiting for spring. Ice has taken over. But...

Celebrations

Cleidiane and Luciano de Souza of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Valentina de Souza Santana, born on March 1 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Arlene and Brad Woodger of Chappaquiddick announce the birth of a son, Etienne Kingston Woodger, born on Feb. 20 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Cristina and Juner Carlos of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Layla Goncalves Carlos, born on Feb. 21 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

Obituaries

Ladislav Navratil of Edgartown died on Feb. 14 following a brief illness at a hospital in Czech Republic. He was 36.
Robert W. Sylvia, affectionately known as Pesky or Uncle Bob, of East Falmouth, died on Feb. 17 at Falmouth Hospital after a brief illness. He was 86.