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News

As a five-way race heats up for two seats on the Oak Bluffs board of selectmen, candidates made their pitch to voters at a forum Wednesday. There are two incumbents and three challengers. The town...
The Oak Bluffs selectmen have canceled plans to use a town lot for a new park and ride service after neighborhood residents came out in force to oppose it.
I’m in my late sixties and still able to get around, workout at the Y, see friends, independently go to public events.

Celebrations

Elizabeth and Christopher McMahon of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a son, Porter Joseph McMahon, born on March 23 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Skylah Forend of Oak Bluffs was named to the 2014 fall semester dean’s list at Merrimack College.
Michael DeBettencourt of Oak Bluffs was named to the fall 2014 semester dean’s list at New England Institute of Technology.

Obituaries

Geneva (Jennie) R. Parker Thurmond died on Friday, March 20, at her home on Aidylberg Way in Oak Bluffs. She was 82.
Roberta H. Lowe died peacefully on Feb. 21 in Venice, Fla. She was 90.