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Noteworthy events

Slow Food Martha's Vineyard is doing something new next Thursday, April 7: inviting local farmers to a Meet Your Farmer Potluck dinner at the Ag Hall.

Shopping deals in Oak Bluffs

Summer is just around the corner and stores are finishing their spring-cleaning to set up for the summer onslaught.

Seasonal Martha’s Vineyard restaurants start to open

Despite the sometimes-uncooperative weather, spring is undoubtedly on the way. And with it comes the re-opening of some seasonal favorites.

Photos: Wave Lengths Salon’s girl’s night out

On Saturday evening, March 26, Wave Lengths Salon in Edgartown hosted a Girl's Night Out party where women learned how to use a variety of styling tools and make-up, and enjoyed refreshments.

Photos: Fundraiser for Martha’s Vineyard nonprofit Rising Tide

Last Saturday, March 26, there was a benefit party for

Night Heron Gallery opens in Vineyard Haven

The newest Island gallery, Night Heron Gallery, is opening its doors on Main Street in Vineyard Haven on Friday, April 1.

Martha’s Vineyard film groups screen three this weekend

See "Biutiful," and "The Housemaid" on Saturday. On Sunday, "The Harmony Game: The Making of Bridge Over Troubled Water" screens at the Capawock.

John L. Henley

The family and friends of John L.

Wordsmiths match wits at Island Limerick Challenge

The results of the annual Island Limerick Challenge were announced late last week.

Jo-Ann C. Ewing

Jo-Ann Cargill Ewing died on March 18, 2011 at the Martha's Vineyard Hospital after battling bone marrow failure for more than a year.

Nancy B. Brumley

Nancy Brumley died March 10, 2011, in Vineyard Haven of complications from dementia.

Martha’s Vineyard drummers welcome spring, honor planet

More than 50 Islanders gathered around the "Grandmother Tree" at the Tisbury Meadow preserve on Sunday, March 20, to greet spring and honor the earth with an hour or so of chanting and drumming.

Martha’s Vineyarders capitalize on Adult Community Education

ACE MV continues to grow as it provides both life-changing choices to Island residents and an environment that encourages taking action.

A debate: Pay down Tisbury’s multi-million liability, or not

Tisbury's finance and advisory committee has debated whether to begin funding the town's other post-employment benefits (OP-EB) liability, estimated at between $13- and $20 million, depending on certain assumptions.