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Real estate professionals

Real estate is one of the driving forces of the Martha's Vineyard economy.

Academic Honors

Krista BenDavid of Oak Bluffs graduated cum laude from the University of New Hampshire in Durham with a Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences.


Ashley Rundall of Oak Bluffs and Nathan Herrick of Edgartown will marry on Saturday, June 25, at the Chappaquiddick Community Center.


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Emily Reich of Oak Bluffs, a student at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Va.

Martha’s Vineyard seniors have a prom of their own

Older Islanders dressed up and cut a rug to tunes from the 1940s, 50s, and 60s.

To a nesting pair

A bi-weekly poem from nature photographer Julian Robinson.

Foxboro native carves scrimshaw, repairs cellos in Oak Bluffs

A retired nurse in Oak Bluffs returns to his roots as a sculptor, which he started doing in Foxboro 45 years ago.

Armenian treats for a Martha’s Vineyard wedding

For her grandson's wedding, Mary Haigazian taught the caterer how to make traditional Armenian cheese-filled pastries.

Headstone secrets in Martha’s Vineyard graveyards

Brenda Sullivan is excited about an upcoming visit to the Vineyard, but not for a day at the beach, a tour of Island landmarks, or any of the other usual attractions.

Roaming grasshopper lands on the Moon

Vineyard Haven resident, Dick Iacovello wrote, photographed, and self-published this coloring book for children.

Noteworthy events

Harborfest weekend brings many to the Island, including the Boston-formed but locally known Hog Stompers.

Reel Picks

Comedy with heart that gives insight to the push-pull mechanics of women's friendships.

Auction raises money for Windemere recreation

Supporters of Windemere's Recreation Department flocked to the Ag Hall in West Tisbury last Friday, June 10, for the annual fundraising auction.

Spring art show at Sense of Wonder

In its 21st season of camp and after-school programs, Sense of Wonder Creations held its annual Spring Art Show last Saturday and Sunday

Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center launches Summer Series

The Summer Institute Film Series of the Martha's Vineyard Hebrew Center starts its season with "Wo Ai Ni, Mommy" ("I Love You" in Mandarin).

Father-daughter Jules & Kate Feiffer team up with book

When an acclaimed children's book author and her Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist father collaborate on a third children's book, it's bound to be a joy ride.

Vineyard summer necessities

Summer officially begins this Tuesday, June 21, and if you haven't gotten all of your summer must-haves, you still have time.

Fried, fresh, and everything in between in Menemsha

After a sleepy winter, Menemsha is awake and ready for the season.

Music al fresco at Featherstone’s Musical Mondays

Musical Mondays at Featherstone have become a tradition that unites two of the things that the Island is celebrated for, the arts and nature.