• Geese take wing off West Chop.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Old boat at rest in Lagoon.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Snowy steps up to the Marine Hospital.
    Timothy Johnson
  • When the snow stops, sledders head to the Tashmoo overlook.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Blazing January sunset behind the Marine Hospital.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Island Home docks at a snowy port.
    Max Skjöldebrand
  • The sun rises over a snowy town.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Ready for takeoff at Tashmoo.
    Mark Lovewell
  • Oh Shenandoah! Let it snow.
    Albert O. Fischer
  • All aboard.
    Timothy Johnson

News

Planning for a new school in Tisbury begins in earnest with the news last week that the school has been invited to participate in a specialized state grant program for school buildings.
Vineyard Haven residents are gathering to revitalize Owen Park, a treasured, historic park in the heart of the highly developed town. Some repairs could take place before Memorial Day
With a recent cold snap ending a period of unseasonably mild weather, dozens of scup have washed up dead on the shores of Lagoon Pond.

Celebrations

Zoe Listro and Ashlyn Tattersall of Vineyard Haven were named to the fall 2015 dean’s list at Quinnipiac University.
Augusta Dillon of Chilmark and Vineyard Haven has been named to the fall 2015 dean’s list at Simmons College.
Matilda Alexander of Vineyard Haven has been named to the fall 2015 dean’s list at The College of Wooster.

Obituaries

Marjory Crist Lott of Bryn Mawr, Pa. died Jan. 31. She was 101.
Colin P.M. Gear of Stoneham died on Friday, Jan. 29. He was 20.