• Snowy benches near the Tabernacle.
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  • Pink and green highlights in the snow.
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  • Crows in a row.
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  • Signs of summer buried under snow.
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  • Quiet cottages.
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  • Snow drifts pile on porches.
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  • Snowy steps at the Wesley Hotel.
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  • Paths to Circuit avenue not yet shoveled.
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News

The commission late last week quickly approved a $1.42 million budget for fiscal year 2016, marking a 2.4 per cent decrease from last year. Modest increases in salaries and employee benefits were...
Some 1,700 people turned out at the Portuguese American Club in Oak Bluffs on a rain and sleet-driven Saturday to sample some of the best chili recipes and raise more than $27,000 for the Red...
I take issue with the photo you published in the article titled, “In Oak Bluffs, Rising Cost of Education Is a Worry.” The picture was from a rarely seen vantage point in town and showed the backside...

Celebrations

Morgan Alwardt and Joshua Alwardt of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Carly Theresa Alwardt, born on Jan. 20 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Chyenne Cimeno and Kenneth Ward of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Emmalee Rose Ward, born on Jan. 17 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Kristen Barrie Jones and McCoy Griffin Livingston of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Harper Jean Livingston, born on Jan. 18 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

Obituaries

Albert E. Sylvia died peacefully on Friday, Jan. 23, at Woodbriar of Wilmington. He was 91.
Beatrice (Bea) Duart Viera died peacefully on Jan. 19 at the Windemere Nursing Home. She was 89.