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What a blustery Halloween weekend we had.


It was so much fun to see how Main Street was joyously celebrating Halloween.

Oak Bluffs

Well, it is good to be back.


Wind and rain and frost, oh my.


Five separate participants photographed at least 15 of 20 locations in a summer-long scavenger hunt, part of The Martha's Vineyard Land Bank Commission's 25th anniversary activities.


Ashley Willoughby and Aaron Blake of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of their daughter, Addison Skye Blake, on October 25 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital.

Bulbs. tubers, and plans for spring on Martha’s Vineyard

Eighteenth annual Barn Raisers' Ball, Saturday 7:30 to 10 pm at the Ag Hall.

Ear mites can torment cats, on Martha’s Vineyard and worldwide

Sometimes, traditional remedies won't help dogs that are plagued by especially persistent ear mites.

Remembering Ozzie Fischer “” father, farmer, friend

He held almost every possible position in Chilmark, but the true mark of the man, was his devotion to his family, his animals, and his plants.

Black witch moth makes very rare visit to Martha’s Vineyard

Once a century or so, a representative of this very southern species appears on the Island.

Tisbury eighth-grader follows her passion, dogs

Olivia Jacobs, 13, raised enough money to volunteer at a pet rescue program in Utah last summer, and donate $700 in the process.

Healthcare discussion for Martha’s Vineyard veterans

Representatives from the American Legion National Headquarters in Washington, D.

Halloween weekend was mostly quiet, except …

Halloween weekend was mostly quiet down-Island, police report.

With help from Vineyard scouts, EMS gets realistic training

A group of 24 Martha's Vineyard emergency medical technicians (EMTS), and paramedics spent the weekend completing a 16-hour course designed to provide realistic training in the procedures necessary to deal with sometimes horrific injuries.

We fall back one hour on Sunday

Time changes overnight Saturday, when daylight savings time ends and standard time begins.

Larry’s Tackle shop announces Octoberfish winners

Larry's Tackle Shop in Edgartown annually sponsors Octoberfish, a month-long fishing tournament for those unwilling to part with their rod and reel when the Bass and Bluefish Derby finishes.

Far from Wall Street, Islanders offer support to protest movement

Groups of Islanders undeterred by blustery winds gathered Sunday afternoon at Menemsha Harbor and at Owen Park in Vineyard Haven in support of Occupy Wall Street demonstrators.

Tisbury stabbing case moved to Superior Court

A Dukes County grand jury returned indictments in the June 14 fight that left one man dead on a Tisbury street.


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