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Café Moxie to reopen soon

Tisbury will soon get its moxie back.

Dukes County District Court Report

Charles M.

A contemporary focus on Bible-based religion

Faith Community Church is listed in the phone book as non-denominational, but it might also be described as multi-denominational.

Martha’s Vineyard veterans angered by lack of local healthcare

Island veterans vented their frustrations about access to local health care to a team of national American Legion representatives last week.

Turkey trivia

Only tom (male) turkeys gobble.

Tisbury, boatbuilder differ on patrol/fire boat punch list

Tisbury's new harbor patrol/fire boat is in Tiverton, R.I., undergoing work to address a 26-item punch list the town sent to its builder, Welded Boat Company.

Martha’s Vineyard turkeys: bargain birds to chocolate breeds

A small Island offers amazing variety of birds and prices for the main course on the Thanksgiving holiday table.

Tisbury awards municipal trash contract to Bruno’s Roll-Off

Tisbury awarded a municipal contract Tuesday night to Bruno's Roll-Off in Edgartown to provide services for residential curbside refuse and recycling pick-up.

Thanksgiving time at Morning Glory Farm

We look forward to eating our weight in turkey and stuffing, but until then, Morning Glory staff works hard to prepare classic Thanksgiving dishes.

MVRHS senior Hughes to play lacrosse at Central Connecticut

After a two-year recruiting process, a three-sport varsity athlete signs a national letter of intent.

Mustangs corralled and branded in homecoming triumphs

Friday's bone-chilling, formidable wind could not cool the ardor of the Martha's Vineyard varsity and junior varsity football teams and their loyal fans, at Dan McCarthy Field.

Turkey Open tennis

The Vineyard Tennis Center, Workout and Spa hosted the 16th annual Turkey Open Tennis Tournament last weekend.

Sports highlights

Both the boys and the girls cross country teams have qualified for the state meet at Franklin Park, Saturday, to compete with the best, not only from the Eastern Division but also from the Central and Western Divisions.

33rd Island Cup: a tale of two seasons

The Vineyarders play the Whalers at 1 pm, Saturday.

Real estate sales slump persists

Real estate numbers for the first nine months of 2011 aren't bad, at least not compared with home sales in some of the more calamitous sections of the country — California, Nevada, Florida, Michigan, to name a few.

The Y – not just a gym

I could barely contain my excitement when the Y opened its doors last spring.

We learn our lessons at the courthouse

The sentence that concluded the criminal prosecution of lawyer Edward Vincent in Edgartown District Court on November 4 continues the court's incomprehensible but relentless efforts to damage its standing in the eyes of the law-abiding public.

Walter Delaney, an appreciation

On Sunday, November 13, 2011, there was a gathering at the Aquinnah Town Hall to thank Walter Delaney for his 17 years of service as the town's fire chief.

Join the gift-giving revolution

Christmas 2011 and the birth of a new tradition — support our Island businesses.