A superior court judge heard arguments Tuesday afternoon on both sides of a dispute between the Martha’s Vineyard Airport Commission and the county. The hearing saw spirited debate about the legal independence of the airport and also whether the dispute belonged in court in the first place.
The Cape bank will open its first full-service branch on the Island in summer 2015, the company announced Monday. Former Vineyard banking executive Richard Leonard of West Tisbury will head the new regional branch.
An arrow and a butterfly peek out of the grass at Polly Hill Arboretum. Follow that arrow, and you will come across the beginning of a story about a young girl and a flock of butterflies. And then the story unfolds, complete with sculptures depicting characters.
The 18-acre north shore Chilmark property was gifted to the Trustees of Reservations this summer through an estate of the Harris family. The conservation group plans to open the property to the public next year.