• Roses in bloom in front of the First Congregational Church.
    Mark Alan Lovewell
  • Swanning around on Mill Pond.
    Ray Ewing
  • Seen at the Granary Gallery courtyard.
    Jeanna Shepard
  • Beaked stewartia at Polly Hill.
    Ray Ewing
  • Second annual West Tisbury town picnic.
    Ray Ewing
  • West Tisbury farmers' market.
    Ray Ewing
West Tisbury selectmen on Wednesday reiterated their commitment to keeping the town trash and recycling dropoff open, pledging to meet with the regional refuse district.
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.
Olga and Petr Valach, of West Tisbury, announce the birth of a son, Alexander Petr Valach, born on Feb. 17 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Alexander weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounces at birth.
Bethany and Stephen Hammond, of West Tisbury, announce the birth of a son, Silas Ray Hammond, born on Dec. 18 at the Massachusetts General Hospital.
Diana Waring and Robert Myers, of West Tisbury, announce the birth of a son, Leo Fisk Alfred Myers, born on Oct. 18 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Leo weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces at birth.
Agatha M. Breidenbach of Iliff, Colo., died peacefully on Dec. 16 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Michael Adell died on Friday, Nov. 8, at home in West Tisbury. He was 82.