• Horses graze on a foggy May morning at Bittersweet Farm.
    Alison L. Mead

News

A group of writers recently landed on Martha’s Vineyard to commit the remainder of May to honing their craft. Nine writers will live together and work on their poems, novels and other writing...
The Edgartown planning board has begun gathering information and suggestions in the latest attempt to solve, or at least improve the traffic snarl created in the village by cars headed to...
One day after his appointment as Edgartown police chief, David Rossi was already in full stride. On his first morning in the corner office, he had updated the department’s post office information,...

Celebrations

Four Vineyard students were named to the dean’s list at the University of Vermont.
Kenon Veno of Edgartown was named to the spring 2015 dean’s list at Keene State College.
Tayla Kuehne of Edgartown was named to the spring 2015 dean’s list at Lasell College in Newton. A member of the class of 2017, Ms. Kuehne is majoring in exercise science.

Obituaries

F. Andrew Leslie of Edgartown died on April 29. He was 88.
Burton Fleming M.D. of Chestnut Hill, Pa. and a part-time resident of Edgartown for 25 years, died on May 11.