James Oakes Was Federal Judge Appointed by President Nixon

By Fran Lynggaard Hansen

Judge James L. Oakes, a former Vermont state senator, attorney general and federal judge who was appointed to the U.S. appeals court by...

Beulah Tingley Callaghan Loved the Camp Ground

Beulah Tingley Callaghan of Oak Bluffs and Venice, Fla., died Thursday, Oct. 11 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was the widow of...

Volunteer Elsie May Dail Enjoyed Island Beaches

Elsie May Dail, formerly of Fair Lawn, N.J., Oak Bluffs and lastly Miami, Fla., died peacefully on Oct. 16 in Baptist Hospital of Miami. She...

Bill Nicholson Was Avid Sportsman, Civil War Buff

William J. Nicholson 3rd (Bill) died unexpectedly at home on Oct. 2. Bill was born in Plymouth, N.C., and raised in Kinston, N.C.,...

John Morelli

John Morelli, a former longtime teacher at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, died Wednesday morning, Oct. 17, 2007 at his home in Chilmark...

Emily Magnuson Cooked At Regional High School

Emily Norton Magnuson, a lifelong resident of West Tisbury, died Friday, Oct. 12 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Mrs. Magnuson was born at...

Leonard Jason Sr.

Leonard Jason Sr. of Chilmark died Oct. 6 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. He was 92. His funeral was scheduled for the Chapman, Cole & Gleason...

Virginia Hackney, 49, Relished Vineyard Life

Virginia Hackney died peacefully in her parent’s home on the Vineyard early in the morning of Oct. 5, finally succumbing to pancreatic cancer...

Ruby Margaret Downie

Ruby Margaret Downie, 88, formerly of Franklin Terrace, Vineyard Haven died Thursday, Oct. 11 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Her husband...

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