• Tree lighting, Post Office Square.
    Alison L. Mead
  • Fog, Oak Bluffs Harbor.
    Liz Durkee
  • Christmas light, Ocean Park.
    Jeanna Shepard
  • Super moon shines over Oak Bluffs harbor.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Christmast decorations go up in Ocean Park.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Foggy sunrise, Sea View avenue.
    Liz Durkee
  • Canada goose party at Ocean Park.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Empty fishing pier.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Sunset, East Chop.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Blue skies, Harthaven.
    Alice June Thompson

News

For the last 38 years, Robert and Lynn Gatchell have turned their yard on County Road in Oak Bluffs into a holiday extravaganza, lighting up every night to celebrate the season.
A board of survey convened to assess the Island Theatre has determined that the building is dangerous, granting the Oak Bluffs building inspector license to order its demolition.
• Beautiful New Drawbridge Editors, Vineyard Gazette:

Celebrations

Elise Ray and James Hugh Ray of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Jenna Estelle Ray, born Nov. 29 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Elienay Alves and Dilson Uhru Jr. of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Julie Caroline Alves Uhru, born Nov. 29 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Luciana and Flavio da Silva Paula of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Kimberly da Silva Paula, born Nov. 21.

Obituaries

John T. (Jack) Lesperance of Gardner died unexpectedly Thursday, Nov. 10, while vacationing in Costa Rica. He was 77.
Frederic Arthur Sonnenberg of The Villages, Fla., and Oak Bluffs died at home on Nov. 25, surrounded by his family. He was 84.