• Dumptique volunteers pose for a photo.
    Timothy Johnson


The summer season is coming to another end, and with it, the increasing evidence of an ominous threat to our historic landmark.
We are overwhelmed by the outpouring of love, support and admiration for Wes. It soothes our broken hearts to know that you loved him as much as we did. >
A big thank you and shout out to the West Tisbury police department, the West Tisbury fire department and the West Tisbury animal control.


Skye and Rick Kerns of West Tisbury announce the birth of a daughter, Reese Apricot Kerns, born on August 26 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Allison Mitchell and Jesse Gibbon of West Tisbury announce the birth of a daughter, Lily Miriam Gibbon, born August 6.
Hilary Lyle Wall of West Tisbury has received a master of science degree at Simmons College in Boston.


Carolyn White Spengler Esq. died on June 30 at her home in West Tisbury. She was 75.
Longtime Islander Dorothy R. Howell died of natural causes on June 8, 2015 in Encinitas, Calif. She was 98.