News

Residents from Edgartown to Aquinnah this week weighed in on an effort to increase the Island’s stock of affordable housing as a series of workshops began.
The company that moved the Gay Head Light last year has outlined a major two-phase restoration project for the historic lighthouse, at a cost of about $1.3 million — more than triple the amount...
The Aquinnah Cultural Center is showcasing a new exhibit entitled Messenger Runner.

Celebrations

Jamie and Durwood Vanderhoop of Aquinnah announce the birth of a son, Matahquhs Leonard Spears Vanderhoop, born Dec. 8 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Vanessa M. Matthews and Daniel T. Keegan announce the birth of a daughter, Lucinda Rose Jean Keegan, born on July 26 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Several Vineyard students were named to the spring 2015 dean's list at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Obituaries

Theodore (Ted) G. Leslie Jr. of Aquinnah died May 26 at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. He was 63.
Julia Bracaglia died on Sunday, Feb. 21, from complications due to chronic Lyme disease. She was 33 years old and will be missed immensely.