• Season resident returns: an osprey in its nest by the lobster hatchery.
    Timothy Johnson


The Oak Bluffs citizens beach committee was formed to advocate for attractive, high quality beaches and to represent human and economic needs.
We understand that the Little Bridge channel at Sengekontacket Pond is being dredged this June.
As a candidate for Oak Bluffs selectman, I would like to thank both the local newspapers for bringing this election to the attention of the voters.


Philip and Alleyne Hughes of Oak Bluffs are delighted to announce the engagement of their daugher, Taylor Alleyne Hughes, to Nicolas Carl Nelson, son of Peter and Kathleen Nelson of Mattapoisett.
Heather and Mike Lane of Plymouth announce the birth of a daughter, Kyla Keane Lane, born on Feb. 17 at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Plymouth.
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.


Reaching his goal of making it to 100, Edward Howard Abbe died April 16, catching the Vineyard southwest wind in his beloved Saba.
Norman S. Reed died unexpectedly at his home in Oak Bluffs on Sunday, April 19. He was 91.