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PiYo now at the VTC

The Vineyard Tennis Center Workout & Spa (VTC) now offers PiYo.

Post-crash, eliminating deer makes sense

This week I had the misfortune of striking a deer with my car.

Patricia R. Flanders

Patricia Ruppert Flanders died on November 23, surrounded by the love of her children, after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer.

Oak Bluffs

Downtown is starting to "look a lot like Christmas.

It’s all about beaches with this guy

Despite being a vegetarian for the past 20 years, I enjoyed Nelson Bryant's article about duck hunting on the Island.


I hope everyone had a happy Thanksgiving and that all who traveled got to their destinations safely and quickly.

West Tisbury

Deer Week opened this morning.


Friends and family said farewell to Helen Burt on Saturday.


We have one major holiday under our belts — yes, literally not figuratively — and two big ones on the way.


A photo published on November 24, accompanying the story "Shakespeare for the Masses returns" on page C5, incorrectly identified the organization.


I've never been as excited to see a bunch of wire spools as I was this weekend, and this is an electrician's daughter speaking.

Micromanaging the MVC

The Edgartown selectmen have been known to protest against the popular Island perception of Edgartown as the Island town that plays least well with others.

Great sadness, but the work will continue

It is with great sadness that I have learned of the death of a great colleague and friend, Dave Simser.

Thank you

Thank you for reporting the upcoming show, "Tish Hinojosa; From Texas on a Christmas Night" at the Vineyard Playhouse, 24 Church Street, Vineyard Haven, on December 18, at 8 pm.

Bunch of Grapes hires new children’s book buyer

Bunch of Grapes Bookstore on Main Street in Vineyard Haven, an independent, locally owned year-round bookstore, announced that Susan Savory has joined the business as a children's book buyer.

Remembering those in uniform this holiday season

This holiday season The Martha's Vineyard Times plans to acknowledge Islanders serving in our country's military in two ways: With updates on military personnel and with reader greetings to our men and women in uniform published in the December 30 issue of The Times.

Helen M. Burt

Helen Norene McDonald Burt was born on October 10, 1926, in New Hope, Alabama.

Felix Neck

Dozens of Island families enjoyed Saturday's Fall Festival at Felix Neck.

Tisbury approves new beer/wine license applications

Tisbury selectmen Geoghan Coogan and Tristan Israel approved new beer and wine license applications for Little House Café on State Road and Tropical Restaurant and Bakery on Beach Street, following public hearings at a meeting Tuesday night.