• Students flood the front lobby of the Edgartown School after the noon bell rings on the last day of school.
    Ivy Ashe
  • Abigail Gilley, Jenna Hathaway, and Brooke Ward dive head first into summer.
    Ivy Ashe
  • Tyler Grassing and Bryan Sorhas race back to the front entryway.
    Ivy Ashe
  • Safety first even on the last day of school.
    Ivy Ashe
  • Jaden Cole and Tayvon McManemy sport summer disguises.
    Ivy Ashe
  • Julia Murray (far left) and Dyana Burke read through their yearbook with friends.
    Ivy Ashe
  • Goodbye to school!
    Ivy Ashe
  • West Tisbury School teachers and faculty said goodbye musically.
    Albert O. Fischer
  • Waves and high fives were the only school assignment today.
    Albert O. Fischer
  • Buses were lined up as a parade of joyful summer vacationers.
    Albert O. Fischer
  • See you in September!
    Albert O. Fischer

News

More than three years after the town of Edgartown made a bet on green energy, the town's municipal solar sites are now feeding power back into the grid. But getting to this point has been anything...
As Edgartown tries to go forward with plans for a new airport hangar, it is forced to confront inconsistencies with the Katama airfield helicopter policy.
The following letter was sent to Cape and Islands Rep. Timothy Madden. The small bridge channel into Sengekontacket Pond, Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard is almost closed by sand accumulation.

Celebrations

Thatcher Brown of Oak Bluffs and Greyson Bowker of Edgartown, both graduates of the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, plan to wed in the fall of 2015.
The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2014 semester at University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Lee Greathouse of Edgartown recently graduated from Boston University with master’s degree in psychology.

Obituaries

Violet M. Cleveland Waters died peacefully with family at her side on Friday, July 18, after a long and hard-fought battle, suffering from two major strokes a number of years ago. She was 85.
Violet Marion Waters of Edgartown died July 18 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was 85.