• Tree decorated for Valentine's Day outside the Capawock Theatre.
    Ivy Ashe

News

More than 10 years after the state began studying Tashmoo Pond as part of the Massachusetts Estuaries Project, a final report on the pond’s declining health is expected to be released this week.
Recently the Chicken Alley Thrift Shop (Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Thrift Shop) completed a large and involved renovation project.
Tisbury School students traveled to New Bedford recently to take part in the Southeast Chapter MathCounts competition along with more than a dozen other schools.

Celebrations

Anna Yuen of Vineyard Haven was recently recognized with the Peggy Ryan Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership at Ithaca College.
Kendra Mills of Vineyard Haven was named to the fall 2014 semester dean’s list at Bard College at Simon’s Rock.
Viviane and Ronaldo da Silva of Vineyard Haven announce the birth of a daughter, Emanuelly Victoria da Silva, born on Feb. 9 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

Obituaries

Jean Hopkins Sargent of Vineyard Haven, formerly of Needham, died on Feb. 21.
Meverell (Mev) Locke Good Jr. died at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital after a brief illness on Feb. 9. He was 91.