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Martha’s Vineyard fishermen file federal lawsuit to stop Cape Wind

A Washington-based law firm has filed a lawsuit in the U.

Middle-Eastern politics with esteemed panelists

The Summer Institute at the Martha's Vineyard Hebrew Center opens its six-week speaker series tonight with an impressive pair of panelists whose authority on matters of global politics is hard to match.

Noteworthy events

Nancy Jephcote brings her original folk music to the Katherine Cornell Theatre this Saturday, July 10, at 7:30 pm.

Pilots can help hold the noise down

As we sat outside enjoying the cooling night breezes, conversation was continually brought to a halt by the steady procession of private planes and jets overhead.

Drinks in dry towns

Though you can't order your favorite vodka or tequila up-Island, you can bring it to a few of your favorite restaurants and they'll make you a Cape Codder or margarita.


An ad for the book, "The Art of Collecting — An Intimate Tour Inside Private Art Collections, with Advice on Starting Your Own," by author Diane McManus Jensen, in the July Art supplement that was inserted in last week's issue of The Times contained the incorrect web address.

Curves marks 1,000 workout milestone

Curves of Martha's Vineyard Tuesday celebrated the 1,000 workout of member Lorraine Clark of Vineyard Haven.

Aquinnah voters approve new flood plain bylaws

It took two tries but Aquinnah successfully completed a special town meeting Wednesday, June 30, the last day of the 2010 fiscal year.

The Parade was a spirited affair

Sunday's Fourth of July parade in Edgartown delighted all comers, participants and onlookers alike, as this small, spirited celebration has for decades.

Basketball on the Bluffs

At Oak Bluffs' Niantic Park, the Mon-Stars played the Hustlers in a clash of undefeateds and a repeat of last year's final championship contest.

Kevin slams the door

'The 12-year-old MV Little League All Stars hosted the team from Brookfield, Thursday, and treated them to a mercy rule-shortened shutout, 10-0.

Amy Brenneman performs at The Yard

This weekend, Amy Brenneman, of television and movie fame, and longtime collaborator Sabrina Peck, will present an original work, "Mouth Wide Open," based on writings of Ms.

To East Chop nesters

are these nest-builders on Crystal Lake.

Musical Mondays at Featherstone

After a long, hot day on Monday, July 5, families gathered on the hill facing the outdoor stage at Featherstone Center for the Arts where singer/songwriter Jemima James of Chilmark performed along with other Island musicians.

West Tisbury

"I feel like I've died and gone to Hell.

Trees gone, but the view remains impaired

Now that the Tisbury town fathers have opened up the view at Lake Tashmoo from the State Road overlook, perhaps now they can concentrate on removing the tall weeds by the roadside that obstruct that lovely view they worked so hard to get for us.

Thanks to Camp Jabberwocky for what it does

I received this email from my sister, Sharon O'Connor, recounting her trip to pick up a friend at the ferry boat dock.