Stormy weather Friday caused downed tree limbs, scattered power outages and ferry cancellations, and kept Island police departments busy.
The Vineyard Conservation Society is calling for the voluntary elimination of styrofoam Islandwide. VCS is asking all six Island towns to vote on a nonbinding referendum this spring.
The up-Island regional district school committee voted Monday night to certify a $12.6 million budget for the coming fiscal year, roughly a three per cent increase over last year.
Tippy Nirandone and Jacob Vanderhoop, of Aquinnah, announce the birth of a son, Myles Xaysana Vanderhoop, born on Dec. 27 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Sonya Mayrand and Lewis Colby, of Aquinnah, announce the birth of a son, Clifton Maris Colby, born on Oct. 26 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Clifton weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces at birth.
Lauren and Michael Didiuk, of Aquinnah, announce the birth of a son, Charles Michael Didiuk, born on July 25.
Marianne (Hamilton) Durgin, a longtime seasonal resident of Aquinnah, died peacefully at the home of her daughter, Jane Hoffman, in Huntersville, N.C., on August 17.
Angela K. Waldron of Aquinnah died on April 13, surrounded by the comfort of her loving daughter Wenonah (Nonie), and longtime friend Rosie Roberts.