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    Timothy Johnson

News

This letter is to any person, especially Islanders, who use the ferry system.
At the Polly Hill Arboretum, horticulturalist Ian Jochems has started planting trees in the frozen ground — not living trees, but important stand-ins: tree-shaped panels that make up a traveling...
The Martha’s Vineyard Commission has taken steps to preserve the historic character of several West Tisbury roadways. Commissioners voted to designate Pine Hill, Red Coat Hill, Mott’s Hill and...

Celebrations

Anna (Zen) Hughes of West Tisbury was named to the fall 2014 semester dean’s list at Boston University.
Mariah P. MacKenzie of West Tisbury was named to the fall 2014 semester dean’s list at Boston University.
Justine Tucker of West Tisbury was named to the fall 2014 dean’s list at Wheaton College.

Obituaries

Virginia Louise Blakesley of West Tisbury died at Windermere Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. She was 94.
Will Monast died at home in West Tisbury on Feb. 18, surrounded by his family. He had been battling bladder cancer.