• Fall Colors at Seth's Pond.
    Timothy Johnson

News

The Executive Office for Administration and Finance eliminated funding in FY 2015 legislative appropriation, including funding for shellfish propagation in Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket counties.
Internal debate over how business should be done at the Island’s only commercial airport continued when the airport commission met for the first time since August. The commission tended to a few...
The Polly Hill Arboretum is offering an exclusive tour of gardens of southern Arizona from March 22 to 26, 2015.

Celebrations

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.
Sarah Rivers and Marques Rivers of West Tisbury announce the birth of a son, Ethan Gunnar Rivers, born on Nov. 10.

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.