• Coca-Cola brook ready to greet beachgoers at Lambert's Cove.
    Ray Ewing
  • West Tisbury Congregational Church flies rainbow flag.
    Albert O. Fischer
  • West Tisbury selectmen portrait by late Stan Murphy; restrospective of his work at Featherstone Center for the Arts through July 13.
  • Must be summer: farmers' market open for business at Grange Hall.
    Ray Ewing
  • Look back at West Tisbury farmers' market back in 1981.
    Alison Shaw
  • Annual strawberry festival at the West Tisbury Church always draws a crowd.
  • Lining up for strawberries.
    Mark Lovewell
  • Helpers dish out shortcake at strawberry festival.
    Mark Lovewell
  • Sun and beach-goers arrive at Lambert's Cove.
    Alison L. Mead

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.
With enrollment at an all-time high, the West Tisbury School will need a full-time Spanish and industrial technology teachers next year, the up-Island district committee learned Monday night.
Geoff Rose announced Tuesday that he has been granted a provisional license by the state Department of Public Health to operate a registered medical marijuana dispensary in West Tisbury.

Celebrations

Kelly Arruda and Justin Dodge of West Tisbury announce the birth of a daughter, Alice Rose Dodge, born August 30 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Dylan and Nili Beth Morgan of Vineyard Haven announce the birth of a daughter, Tibie Florence Morgan, on August 18 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Dylan Kenney MacDevette and Kevin MacDevette of West Tisbury announce the birth of a daughter, Lucia Rose MacDevette, born August 5.

Obituaries

Karen T. Harris died unexpectedly at home in West Tisbury on Sunday morning, Sept. 18. She was 70.
Florence Regina Paul of West Tisbury died peacefully at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital on Sept. 6, surrounded by family. She was 93.