• Tern on a buoy.
    Jeanna Shepard

News

Come dusk tonight, the Victorian gingerbread houses at the Camp Ground in Oak Bluffs will be a magical fantasy land, aglow with light from lanterns of all shapes, sizes, and colors.
Olive Tomlinson remembered the cottages and the shared car rides, the simplicity of summer life. With just a few phrases, Jessica Harris evoked memories of front porches and morning swims.
A number of high-profile politicians converged on Oak Bluffs on Friday for a low-key but spirited book signing and talk by the South Carolina congressman, who is a longtime Vineyard visitor. The...

Celebrations

Brandie Lewis and Tucker Smith of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Annie Margaret Smith, born on August 15 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Anastasia M. Carter and William N. Camacho of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Sophia Noelle Camacho, born on August 12 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
The following students were named to the dean’s list at University of Rhode Island for the spring 2014 semester: Erin Marie Gosson of Edgartown, Amalie E. Tinus of Edgartown, and Samantha White...

Obituaries

Polly (Merritt) O’Leary of Framingham and East Chop, died peacefully, surrounded by friends and family on July 12. She was 72.
Jeffrey Tonnesen died suddenly on July 26 at his home in Manhattan. He was 35.