• Edgartown Fire Department ice rescue drill at Jernegan Pond.
    Timothy Johnson

News

It’s unclear what the powerful coastal storm due to hit the Island late Monday will do to the Norton Point breach. But the lengthening spit end of the point is making every effort to connect with...
A prolonged effort to secure cable television and high-speed internet service for Chappaquiddick residents has finally met success. As soon as Comcast receives a final payment, they will prepare to...
It’s a celebration of all things Scottish at the Martha’s Vineyard Scottish Society’s annual Burns Nicht celebration, Saturday, Jan. 24, at the Harbor View Hotel.

Celebrations

R. Kristin Brown and Timothy Brown of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Tabitha R. Brown, born on Jan. 21 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Lincoln Shugrue of Katama are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Hillary Greene Shugrue, to Daniel Paquette.
Kealee Rainaud and Alex Friedman of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Stella Josephine Friedman, born on Jan. 14 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

Obituaries

Betty Robichau, 98, of Edgartown died on Friday evening, Jan. 23, 2015 at the Henrietta Brewer House.
Edith Lillian Drake Bennett, or Edie as she was better known, died from heart failure at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital on Sunday, Dec. 28.