Monthly Archives: November 2011

Sneak peak into a deranged mind

A special sneak preview of "We Need to Talk about Kevin."

Here we come a caroling

This weekend, the Island Community Chorus – 130 voices strong – will wish Martha's Vineyard a joyous holiday season in song.

Noteworthy events

The annual Holly Day Luncheon and Fair at Grace Episcopal Church in Vineyard Haven this Saturday, Dec.

Oak Bluffs

When I look out at the yard, it is difficult to guess which month this is.

West Tisbury

There are some people who seem larger than life.


Best wishes for a rapid recovery go to Barbara Peckham.


Santa baby, it's still 60 degrees outside, but Christmas time is here.


I have officially begun decking the halls, and the Thanksgiving turkey has barely cooled.


Did everyone make it through the first of the three brutal holidays, Thanksgiving? Waistline still intact? All family members accounted for? Most people I talked to stayed here for the holiday, some inviting off-Island family and friends and others gathering Island friends together.

John M. Scanlon Jr.

John Michael (Jack) Scanlon Jr.