Louisa Hufstader

Tisbury Confirms Override for School, Sets Early Voting Day
The select board and school committee voted unanimously this week to seek voter approval of a Proposition 2 1/2 override for up to $55 million to renovate the historic town school.
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Martha’s Vineyard Vision Fellowship Backs Wide Array of Projects
Louisa Hufstader
Fifteen Island individuals and one nonprofit initiative have been named 2021 Vineyard Vision Fellows, receiving financial support to continue their studies, pursue careers and develop projects that benefit the Island.
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New Challenge for Drivers at Five Corners
Louisa Hufstader
The everyday test of driving skills that is the Five Corners intersection in Vineyard Haven has gained an extra degree of difficulty for the next few weeks.
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Tisbury Eyes New Revenue, Warrant Articles
Louisa Hufstader
Tisbury’s fortunes are getting a six-figure boost from short-term rentals and a retail marijuana agreement, with more new income streams in the works, town officials said this week.
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Daily Flights from Westchester to Martha's Vineyard Start in May
Louisa Hufstader
Elite Airways, a regional airline based in Portland, Me. and Melbourne, Fla., starts daily nonstop jet service between the Westchester County Airport and Martha’s Vineyard on May 28.
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Telling a Lasting Story Through Portraiture
Elizabeth Whelan, working from her home studio on Chappaquiddick, feels portraiture is like a message to future generations about who we were.
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Outside, Indoors, Online, Easter Services Bloom on-Island
Louisa Hufstader
For the first time in its 142-year history, the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs will be open for worship on Easter Sunday, with three different Island churches holding services there.
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Public Weighs in on Latest Woods Hole Terminal Design
Louisa Hufstader
Steamship Authority passengers, Woods Hole terminal neighbors and other members of the public got their first chance last week to examine the latest land-side design for the terminal reconstruction.
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Lindy Hopping on the Farm Caps Yard's Winter Season
Louisa Hufstader
For dancers LaTasha Barnes and Caleb Teicher, a Vineyard artist residency was an opportunity to explore new creative possibilities in a way that has not been possible this year.
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Citgo Tank Replacement Adds to Beach Road Woes
Louisa Hufstader
As the town of Tisbury wrestles with the state highway department over sewer lines running beneath Beach Road, another construction project may soon be piping water across the roadway.
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