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Margaret L. Schwier

Margaret Louise Schwier died on February 1 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital after a brief illness.

What’s up with cell service?

It just seems inconceivable that the cell service here is so terrible.

Blitz karate team members score well

Twenty competitors from Blitz Fitness in West Tisbury were among more than 200 martial artists who participated in the Independent Practicing Promoters of New England (I.

Bulls, Heat lead RCBL playoffs

The RCBL playoffs got underway Monday night at the Martha's Vineyard Boys and Girls Club in Edgartown with a rout and a 10-point comeback.

Oak Bluffs girls, West Tisbury boys are basketball champs

Few events capture the enthusiasm and flavor of Island sports like the interscholastic basketball finals.

Vineyard girls tame Wildcats on ice

The Vineyard girls' varsity hockey team played well in games last week against Barnstable and Wilmington, with mixed results.

Vineyard boys clinch EAC hoops crown

Make space for another Eastern Athletic Conference (EAC) championship banner in the Francis "Sancy" Pachico Gymnasium.

Bishop Feehan dashes Vineyard girls tourney hopes

The Vineyard girls basketball team lost to a strong Bishop Feehan squad at home on Tuesday by a score of 61-49.

Vineyard Youth Tennis hosts exhibition

Vineyard Youth Tennis (VYT) hosted a pro/junior exhibition match on Feb.

Vineyard icemen beat EAC rivals, lose to Mansfield

The Vineyard varsity boys' hockey team was busy on the ice last week.

Vineyard skaters win Eric MacLean Tourney

The Martha's Vineyard Youth Hockey Peewee and Bantam B teams outdistanced their mainland competition in the 2011 Eric B.


We had lovely weather for Super Bowl Sunday; it was nice to be able to go outside without being too bundled up.


Welcome home to Hugh Knipmeyer.

MV Tech moves to SBS building

After ten years in business in the same location, MV Tech has moved from its second floor location at 155 State Road (Merchants Mart) to 480 State Road, the SBS building) in Vineyard Haven.


Here I type in a sundress in St.


The clock is ticking.


We'd like to thank all those who helped make the Martha's Vineyard Youth Leadership Initiative's Job Shadow Day a great success.


A story published February 3, "Feehan comeback puts Vineyarders on ice," incorrectly reported that Tyson Araujo and Shay Hill assisted on Tyler Araujo's goal at 4:12 of the second period.

Energy film festival seeks student entries

A film festival sponsored by Cape Light Compact's (CLC) energy education program and the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History seeks entries from aspiring filmmakers who are middle school and high school students on Martha's Vineyard and the Cape.