• A screech owl finds a nice spot for a nap at Tisbury Water Works.
    Timothy Johnson

News

Tisbury voters go to the polls Tuesday to choose a new selectman and decide whether to override the state tax cap for a number of spending projects.
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...

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

Jackson French Eno of Vineyard Haven and Simsbury, Conn., died Wednesday, April 15 at his home in Simsbury surrounded by his family. He was 66.
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.