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Ruby Leilani McDowell was welcomed into the world by her proud and loving parents Ali (Weisman) and Malcolm McDowell on August 25 at 1:28 am.

TTOR has treated Chappy community dismissively

The signatories of this letter include longtime Chappaquiddick stakeholders and many past and current members of the TTOR Local Chappy committee.

Forward into the past

For those of us who live and work here year-round, Labor Day is one of the most eagerly awaited holidays of the year.

Valora “” a rich but too brief life

Last Monday, my schooner Valora was lost after she broke from her mooring outside Vineyard Haven and went up on the breakwater.

Imagine turbines in the wake of a hurricane

Let's picture the commercial wind turbines and hurricane Carol, August 30, 1954.

A real blessing

A few weeks ago, I made my very first visit to Martha's Vineyard and was hosted by lovely friends on Lake Tashmoo.

More to thank

In our recent Letter to the Editor, to thank those who supported our efforts to clean up around Sunset Lake, we inadvertently omitted Tony's Market.

Hey, you

Hey you in the red Cadillac convertable with the top down, wearing a Gregg Norman straw golf hat, you know who you are.

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.

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