• West Tisbury Town Hall aglow on a cold night.
    Mark Alan Lovewell

News

Islander and artist Tim Laursen has his workshop in a former ball bearing factory at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. His most recent piece, a kinetic sculpture that can be powered by solar or a hand crank to...
Two bids came in over the amount appropriated by voters last spring. The town selectmen said this week they will now take steps to replace only part of the fence.
The early manuscript was written more than 30 years ago when the West Tisbury author was living on a houseboat in Washington, D.C. Now Murder at C-Dock marks the launch of a new murder mystery...

Celebrations

Jaime Conroy and William Codding of West Tisbury announce the birth of a daughter, Isabelle Mary Codding, born on Dec. 6 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Carole Lee Sylva and Matthew B. Flanders were married on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Farm Neck Golf Club.
Sarah Henry and David Sprague of West Tisbury announce the birth of a daughter, Felicity Diana Sprague, born on Nov. 15.

Obituaries

Ernest A. Medeiros (Uncle Ernie) died at the Royal Nursing Home in Falmouth on Nov. 11, Veterans Day. He was 79.
Margaret (Trika) Smith-Burke, a longtime summer resident of West Tisbury, died peacefully at home in SoHo, N.Y., on Oct. 13 after a brave battle with colon cancer. She was 71.