• All is well as night descends on the East Chop Lighthouse.
    Timothy Johnson

News

Family Planning of Martha’s Vineyard and Connect to End Violence are set to strengthen their partnership with a collaboration that begins May 1. Call volume for domestic violence and rape counseling...
The book by Oak Bluffs author Sam Low traces the Hawaiian cultural renaissance. The award, which carries a monetary prize, honors books about social and environmental justice.
Detection of high counts of carbon monoxide were reported in the hospital boiler room in late March. Oak Bluffs fire and health officials said the incident was isolated and corrected quickly.

Celebrations

Kathryn Cray and Gregory Rubick of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Trinity Elizabeth Rubick, born on March 31 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Sarah Omer DeForest and Benjamin DeForest of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Clementine Allyn DeForest, born on March 27 at the Martha's Vineyard Hospital.
Sandra Paim and Julian Borges of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a son, Kelson Julian Paim Borges, born on Feb. 14 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

Obituaries

Ann Lesser Margetson died peacefully at her home in New York city on April 20. She was 82.
Robert Gordon (Gordie) Bassett died on Feb. 2, after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. He was 55.