• Cow, MIddle Road.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Beach day at Squibnocket.
    Albert O. Fischer
  • Menemsha Pond.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Menemsha fishing boat.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Dreaming in a field full of daisies.
    Mark Alan Lovewell
  • Furry toes in the sand at Lucy Vincent.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Peering inside a Menemsha window.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Day's end at Menemsha Texaco.
    Mark Alan Lovewell
  • Foamy Philbin Beach.
    LIsa Vanderhoop
  • Waves roll along at Lucy Vincent.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Oxen at rest.
    Timothy Johnson
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.
Isabelle Lew and Jeremy Scheffer, of Chilmark, announce the birth of a daughter, Vera Larsen Scheffer-Lew born on Oct. 22 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Vera weighed 7 pounds at birth.
Kate Treitman Brown and Malcolm Brown of Chilmark announce the birth of a son, Wes Treitman Brown, born on July 23.
Kristin E. and David J. Ferguson of Chilmark announce the birth of a son, Indi John Ferguson.
Allan Gerson, a self-described dreamer whose family fled Nazi-occupied Poland under a false name, died Dec. 1.
A graveside service for Allan Gerson will be held on Thursday, Dec. 5, at 3 p.m. at the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Cemetery.