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Chess challenges MVRHS actors, audience

Under the direction of Kate Poole Murray, MVRHS actors took on "Chess," a complicated production, and acquitted themselves well.

Big brothers and big sisters are needed on Martha’s Vineyard

Big Brothers Big Sisters is alive and well on the Island, but there's a need for more adult mentors.

Big Brothers, Sisters mentor on Martha’s Vineyard

Like any relationship, it takes work, but the payoff between a Big Brother and his Little can be huge "” for both of them.


Melissa M.


Thanksgiving has certainly evolved over the years.

West Tisbury

Sun streaked the sky around six o'clock this morning, but it's settled into an overcast gray.

Oak Bluffs

First, please notice my new e-mail address —


As you give thanks this holiday season, remember the hungry children here on our Island.


Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Here's my gratitude short list: my family, especially my mother-in-law, who is battling stomach cancer right now, my friends near and far, the Chilmark Pre-School, the abundance of good food and even better company, the Aquinnah Library, the Martha's Vineyard Film Festival, our babysitters, my health, and the peace and quiet of Aquinnah this time of year (soon to be broken by deer shooting) and early bedtimes caused by daylight savings time.


Once again, it is the time of year to give thanks.

AT&T will show off its products

AT&T company representatives will set up shop at the Clarion Inn on Upper Main Street in Edgartown next week to showcase the company's Holiday Collection of products and services, which include the Apple I Phone 4s and I Pad2, as well as the latest smart phones from Blackberry, Android, and Windows, according to a press release.

Wind turbine sprouts on Allen Farm in Chilmark

The wind turbine cost approximately $410,000. That figure will be defrayed by a $100,000 grant and a 30 percent federal tax credit.

For the love of the sport

The Martha's Vineyard Arena, in collaboration with the Rocksprings Foundation, thanks everyone who attended the free skating clinic this past weekend.

Thanks from the Boys and Girls Club

Thank you to everyone who came out to Wingfest 2011 at Sharky's Cantina in Edgartown on Saturday, November 12.

The Dems’ view of deficit reduction

Our goal in writing this letter to Sen.

Comcast on Chappy

We support and want Comcast to provide service to Chappy.

Chappy needs Comcast service

We desperately need Comcast on Chappy.

Comcast needed

I am writing to express my support of Comcast providing cable service to Chappaquiddick, as a resident of Chappy.

Comcast must fulfill its obligation

I would like to add my voice to those expressing a very strong desire to have Comcast service available to those living on Chappaquiddick.