• Mill Pond swan and cygnets out for a walk.
    Joannie Jenkinson

News

Heather and Vincent Maciel were high school sweethearts, raised two kids and currently run a tree service and landscaping company in West Tisbury. They're also lumberjacks who compete in the fair...
The school committee is considering the possibility of ending the district’s tradition of running its own school bus system.
Lama Yeshe spends three months a year living and teaching at Bodhi Path in West Tisbury.

Celebrations

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2014 semester at University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Kristin Hall and Anthony Estrella of West Tisbury announce the birth of a son, Ellis Joseph Estrella, born on July 4 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Ellis weighed 8 pounds, 11.2 ounces at birth....
Sawyer Klebs, 18, of West Tisbury, recently completed a semester-long wilderness expedition in the Rocky Mountains with the National Outdoor Leadership School.

Obituaries

The familiar purser and quartermaster aboard Steamship Authority vessels died on August 10 in Boston. He was 80.
Iten Noa Fales of Cambridge died on Jan. 6 in East Hampton, N.Y. She was 97. Mrs. Fales was a year-round and later a seasonal resident on the Vineyard, from 1945 to 1986.