Chilmark Town Column: Nov. 25

On the fourth Thursday in November, families gather around tables not only to enjoy a bountiful meal but to reflect on the end of the year that draws near.

Chappaquiddick Town Column: Nov. 25

The Edgartown select board has scheduled a hearing on Dec. 12 to address a request from the Chappy Ferry for a fare increase.

Best Intentions

Finally, the weather has turned more seasonal for the end of November.

The Golden Turkey

At this time of year, I always think of Jefferson Munroe.

Waterfowl Drop In

It is that time of the year: Thanksgiving. Do not forget to remember everything you are thankful for.

After Mulling Changes, Towns Stand Firm on Housing Bank Draft

Chilmark, West Tisbury and Oak Bluffs became the first towns to weigh in on proposed changes to draft housing bank legislation, with all three voting not to modify the document’s structure before sending it off to the state.

Oak Bluffs Kicks Off Holiday Season This Weekend

The tree in Healey Square will be lit at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 26 with the holiday lights going on in Ocean Park simultaneously. Santa will make an appearance at the tree lighting, arriving by fire truck.

High School Committee Shifts Shelter Discussion Date

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School committee will discuss the winter shelter request on Nov. 28 at 6 p.m.

Federated Church Names New Pastor

The next settled pastor of the Federated Church in Edgartown is the Rev. Mark T. Winters, according to an announcement from the church.

Edgartown Man Arraigned in Connection to Bank Robbery

An Edgartown man who police said drove the getaway car in last week's armed robbery of a Rockland Trust bank branch was arraigned Monday morning in Edgartown District Court.