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Vibrant again

Of the many important reasons to vote yes for beer and wine in Tisbury, I want to emphasize that the health of our business community is critical to the health of our entire town.

Church/state, no divide

The decision of the town of West Tisbury at the annual town meeting to spend $150,000 on the Congregational Church, in addition to the $30,000 it has already spent, is totally unacceptable.

Tisbury’s is still a tourist economy

Vote yes for beer and wine in Tisbury.

A quiet, friendly place

To the Editor: I am a resident of Vineyard Haven and I am writing in support of the upcoming beer and wine resolution.

BBQ ribs make the day

I do not have a green lawn of the type that would make a suburban homeowner proud.

Feds charge former SSA employee with embezzlement

Federal authorities charged Armine E.

West Tisbury selectmen make short work

It took the West Tisbury selectmen just 15 minutes to digest some very good financial news, approve two permit requests and adjourn, in what for some on hand last week was record time.


Francesca Mancinone of Edgartown, at Bridgewater State College.

Good Taste: Blue Canoe and Lure Grill

On Wednesday evening, April 14, Blue Canoe celebrated the start of the season with an opening party for friends and regulars.

Benefit for M.V. Regional High School drama troupe

BravEncore, a non-profit fundraising organization that supports high school performing arts, hosts a fundraiser Thursday, April 29, at the Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown to support the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School's theatre troupe's trip to Festival Fringe in Edinburgh, Scotland, this August.

M.V. Film Society screens “No Impact Man”

Plenty of us would like to reduce our carbon footprint as close to zero as possible.

Summer camps on Martha’s Vineyard

It may still be spring, but some are already planning for a great summer.

Boston benefits from Island eyes

Two Boston-area institutions will benefit from the creative talents of Islanders in the coming weeks.

WVVY airs it out

Community radio has survived on the Island and now it's poised to thrive.

At work

At Work is an occasional column about neighbors and what they do to earn their livings.

Iceland volcano grounds Vineyard students

The Minnesingers concert tour to Prague in the Czech Republic started on a low note last Thursday when the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) choral group's Air France flight from Logan Airport was canceled because of a volcanic eruption in Iceland that spread a deadly plume of gas and damaging ash across Europe.


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West Tisbury concludes no-drama election

A total of 229 voters, or 11 percent of West Tisbury's 2,270 voters, went to the polls last Thursday, April 15 in an election with no drama.

Edgartown voters reject South Beach concession stands

Edgartown voters continued their spending ways last week and decided one electoral contest.