• All is quiet as morning fog shrouds new fishing pier.
    Jeanna Shepard

News

Oak Bluffs is working to recover payments owed to the town for parking mitigation following the discovery of lapse in collections for the account. A town bylaw in effect since 2004 allows B1...
On Thursday, July 17, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Cottagers Inc. will present their 31st annual benefit house tour. The houses represent a diverse group in style and age. Some remain similar to the...
Many striped bass fishermen are reporting a poor catch early in the season. The commercial fishery opened June 23. New rules are in place this year with lower daily bag limits and reduced fishing...

Celebrations

Melissa Callahan and Bill Callahan of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a son, Alister John Callahan, born on July 4 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Alister weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces at birth. He...
Megan and Nathan Zellner announce the birth of a son, Maxwell Charles Zellner, born on May 12. Maxwell weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces at birth.
Cody Coutinho of Chilmark, a senior majoring in civil engineering, and Skylah Forend of Oak Bluffs, a sophomore majoring in human development, were named to the dean’s list.

Obituaries

Salvatore (Sal) J. Monteiro, formerly of Charlestown, Oak Bluffs and Falmouth, died on July 7 in the Falmouth Hospital after a brief illness.
Charles Brabson Sanders II (more affectionately known as Chuck, Ceebs, CB, East Chop Charlie and Gompy) died peacefully on July 3 in the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. He was 90.