Thomas Humphrey

Following the Flow With the Edgartown Water Supervisor
Bill Chapman, Edgartown water supervisor, is always sprinting to stay ahead of the pipes.
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Hiking 2.0: Try the New and Improved Trails MV App

The TrailsMV app had its genesis on a rambling up-Island hike.

“The idea started on a walk with Alan Rappaport, chair-elect of our board of directors,” said Adam Moore, president of the Sheriff’s Meadow Foundation. “We got a bit lost in the woods off King’s Highway in Chilmark while trying to find a Sheriff’s Meadow property.”

While backtracking onto their route, the pair got to talking about how to make Island trails more accessible. Eventually Alan exclaimed: “If only there was an app for that!” The idea for TrailsMV was born.

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The Hunt is Half the Fun
Decorating with second-hand objects and art is a clever way to infuse 
your home with Vineyard character. But first you’ll have to go hunting.
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What’s All The Hoopla About Hoop Houses?
A low-tech alternative to an expensive green house, 
a hoop house can add months to your growing season – and boost your summer bounty.
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For Small Businesses, Staying Afloat Is Harder than Ever
Small business owners offered many variations on a single theme: it is hard to build a business in a seasonal economy where expenses are rising and labor supply dwindling, even when demand is as strong as ever.
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West Tisbury Looks To Repair Affordable Housing Dust-Up
The West Tisbury select board intervened this week to try and get a town-sponsored affordable housing project at 401 State Road back on track.
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Bass in the Grass Weighs In on Derby Fish Art
While Derby fishermen weighed in their catches at the Edgartown weigh station this week, 33 colorful fish arrived by land for the fifth annual Bass in the Grass fundraiser.
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Chilmark Approves Design Funds for Menemsha Dock Repairs
Chilmark voters gathered at the community center Monday evening for a special town meeting agreed to spend $44,000 to renovate the Menemsha commercial dock.
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Walking Each Other From Darkness Into Light
The stars were still bright when participants gathered at Bend in the Road Beach at 5 a.m. Saturday morning for the fifth annual Darkness into Light Suicide Prevention and Awareness Walk.
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Chilmark to Vote on Money for Menemsha Dock Upgrade
Chilmark voters head to a special town meeting tonight, Sept. 26, to vote on a proposed dock upgrade in Menemsha.
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