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Martha's Vineyard Surfcasters
Martha's Vineyard
Surfcasters Association
P.O. Box 3053
Edgartown, MA 02539

Late Plover Nests Lead to Prolonged Beach Closures, Testing Patience of Vacationers

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 17:48:38 +0000

Two piping plover nests have caused unusually long closures at Norton Point Beach this season.

Advancement Project Looks to 2018 Elections

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 17:10:13 +0000

At a discussion organized by the Advancement Project, panelists noted that the event fell on the fourth anniversary of the killing of Michael Brown, an unarmed African-American teenager fatally shot during a confrontation with a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo.

When the Press Becomes the Story

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 17:00:09 +0000

On Wednesday, director Liz Garbus was asked after a screening of her series The Fourth Estate how she got such great access to the New York Times. She replied: "I just asked."

Cue the Midway, 157th Agricultural Fair Opens

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 22:24:08 +0000

The sound of sizzling fryers, squealing piglets and a brass band greeted the first visitors to the 157th Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Fair Thursday morning.

Major Terminal Expansion at Airport Would Cost Millions

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 22:10:59 +0000

The Martha’s Vineyard Airport is seeking federal funding for a $39 million redevelopment plan, despite a steep decline in air traffic.

Press Freedom

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 21:52:45 +0000

The Gazette joins this week with hundreds of other newspapers nationwide in outrage over President Trump’s unprecedented vilification of the press.

Airport Awards Contract for Runway Paving

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 20:14:08 +0000

The airport commission last week officially awarded a $10.6 million bid for repaving the main runway to Lawrence Lynch Corp. of Falmouth.

Contract Talks Between VTA and Drivers Set to Begin

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 20:13:57 +0000

Contract talks between the company that hires drivers for the Vineyard Transit Authority and the union that represents them are set to begin next month.

Sharks Season Is One for the Record Books, On and Off the Field

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 19:56:34 +0000

They crushed pizzas just as often as they crushed baseballs. For the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks, this was a summer they won’t soon forget.

Hi There

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 19:49:32 +0000

When a local gives a wave don't avert or be afraid

Trustees of Reservations

Cape Poge Wildlife Refuge, Chappaquiddick Island

Long Point Wildlife Refuge

Menemsha Hills

Mytoi Gardens

North Point Beach

Wasque Reservation

The Trustees Main Site