• A cow finds a sunny spot at the Phillips Preserve.
    Timothy Johnson

News

With vigorous debate over two long evenings, Tisbury voters emerged from special and annual town meetings with a $24.3 million spending plan, authorization for Dukes County to buy a new building for...
The West Tisbury annual town meeting has been rescheduled to April 28 after voter turnout fell short of a quorum Wednesday. In neighboring Tisbury, the second night of annual town meeting was under...
Edgartown and Oak Bluffs wrapped up their annual town meetings in a single night Tuesday, sometimes agreeable about spending and sometimes not. Voters in Tisbury and West Tisbury returned for a...

Celebrations

Sofia Amida Thanhauser of Vineyard Haven earned a master’s of fine arts from University of Wyoming at the conclusion of the fall 2014 semester.
Elizabeth Davis Gale and Alec Gale of Vineyard Haven announce the birth of a son, Bryer Ray Gale, born on March 4.
Anna Yuen of Vineyard Haven was recently recognized with the Peggy Ryan Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership at Ithaca College.

Obituaries

Margaret A. (Pinto) Yates of Falmouth died peacefully on April 5 at Atria Woodbriar Assisted Living in Falmouth, her home for the past several years. She was 103.
Kathryn B. Stewart of Vineyard Haven died on Friday, March 20, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was 90.