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

News

The well-known Vineyard swimming coach won three breaststroke events at the U.S. Masters National Championships in San Antonio, Tex., late last month.
Oak Bluffs voters backed the construction of a new school administration building in a single-issue town meeting Thursday evening. The nearly unanimous vote came as a small political victory for the...
Photographer Alison Shaw and her wife and business partner have been guiding students through a nine-month advanced mentorship program. This month, students in the program will display their recent...

Celebrations

Griffin Hughes and Morgan Douglas of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a son, Alexander Kai Douglas, born on April 22 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Julianne Cummings and Bryan Keats of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Zoey Jane Keats, born on April 24 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
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.

Obituaries

Lillian M. (Gonsalves) Garvin of Oak Bluffs died on Friday, May 1, 2015 at her daughter’s home. She was 90.
Joan M. Cobb of Bridgewater died peacefully April 22 at the Braemoor Health Center in Brockton after a long battle with cancer She was 63.