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Many options to find Christmas trees on Martha’s Vineyard

A real tree is like a big dog. It will probably shed, mess the floor, & cause unforeseen mishaps, but its wealth of warmth & goodwill is priceless.

Vineyard deer population believed to be in excellent condition

Data from deer checked in at the State Forest Deer Check Station indicates MV deer population is healthy, young and growing.

Harbor View Hotel will host New Year’s fireworks in Edgartown

The Harbor View Hotel will add some sparkle to its commanding view of Edgartown Harbor with a fireworks display for all to enjoy on New Year's eve.

Natural selections at garden shops make great gifts

Gifts that bring one a bit closer to nature, from bird feeders to orchids.

Window on the Vineyard holiday world

Island stores in their holiday glory.

Local gems from Vineyard jewelers

There are dozens of jewelers right here on the Vineyard, and their handiwork represents a broad range of styles from classic to funky.

Barbara F. Silvia

Barbara (Francis) Silvia of Vineyard Haven died on Friday, December 2, 2011, at Mass.

Weekly Update – Get in the holiday spirit on the Vineyard, Dec. 2

This week's calendar includes The Nutcracker performances, winter sports and kale festival.

Robbery interrupted at Tisbury home

Tisbury police are investigating a robbery at a house on Lake Street, interrupted when an adult babysitter returned to the house on Wednesday, November 30.

Tisbury man held on attempted murder charge

Police respond to a report of domestic violence.