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The president is out of touch

I am so sorry that President Obama is having a rainy vacation.

A gift, if we see it that way

An Agricultural Society Cookbook, what a marvelous idea.

Let’s Move M.V.

On Saturday at Alley Park in Oak Bluffs, fitness experts and initiates gathered in the inaugural event for Let's Move, M.

Martha’s Vineyard churches share service

A festive, reverent, and fun ecumenical service and celebration takes place at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs this Sunday, Sept.

Richie Rich & 24 Karat Funk Band at Lola’s

The jambalaya is better than ever, the grits amazing, the bar and dance floor generating crowds, and this weekend funk is back at Lola's in Oak Bluffs.

“Faith Healer” at The Vineyard Playhouse

Prepare for a rich and intimate theatrical occurrence of an uncommon kind at the Vineyard Playhouse tonight through September 16.

Island Thunder: Martha’s Vineyard DJ’s hype the scene

Island Thunder is a group of Island guys who produce, mix, remix, and hype the music scene on Martha's Vineyard.

“Soups and Sides” by Cathy Walthers

There's been quite a bit of hype surrounding Catherine Walthers's recently released cookbook "Soups + Sides," and it's not difficult to see why.

New restaurant: Little House Cafe

Without a doubt, Charles Ingalls ("Pa" of Little House on the Prairie) was a hard working man, but even he would have to tip his dusty hat to the owners of the Little House Café.

Shopping local

The crowds are starting to dwindle with the impending holiday weekend and our local business will start to feel this change first.

Debut at West Tisbury Library

Judging from his impressive vitae, it should not surprise anyone who knows television writer, producer, playwright, and author Arnold Rabin that he has found and demonstrated his accomplishment in yet another creative pursuit.

Show openings

THURSDAY, SEPT.

Ken Vincent: A brush with color and form

Last Friday, in the courtyard of the Granary Gallery in West Tisbury, accomplished artist Kenneth Vincent conducted a painting demonstration, a prime example of the quiet moments in the Vineyard's summer season that are intellectually stimulating and esthetically rewarding.

Unique Viewpoint: Marshall Pratt

Few concepts matter as much in photography as how the photographer frames the image.

The fascinating world of Enos Ray

Enter the world of Oak Bluffs painter Enos Ray and you will discover two parts soft-spoken Southern gentleman, three parts volcanic imagination and five parts artistic talent.

The fine art of giclée

Jeffrey Serusa is an Islander with varied professions.

July home sales declined by 28 percent

The State House News Service reported home sales in Massachusetts were off in July by 28 percent, the first drop in 12 months and the largest monthly decline in sales since March 2008, according to the Massachusetts Association of Realtors.

Early goose season begins with a bang following Labor Day

The Massachusetts early Canada goose hunting season begins on Tuesday, September 7 and ends Saturday, September 25.

Pooch parade in Oak Bluffs

The second annual Good Dog Goods Martha's Vineyard Dog Parade took place this past Saturday, August 28, after being postponed the previous Sunday.

Joy to share

I am writing today with a joy that I would like to share.