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Spray hazards, blight fight face Vineyard gardeners

Indiscriminate spraying: This is what I saw a couple of days ago. In a neighborhood of seasonal and year-round houses a tree-service company was spraying the woods.


Well, the first order of business today is to welcome Beverly Wright to the Board of Selectmen.


Jirka Pavelka is back in town after a long winter's nap, ready to toss the pizza dough.

The best path to peace

Legendary Ohio State football coach Paul Brown once famously remarked, "When you win, say nothing.

Tough choices, but we can make them

To the Editor:I was quite happy about the balance in the


In response to the


Thank you to everyone who turned out for our Daybreak Clubhouse Art Show on Saturday, April 30.

Scouting is coming back on Martha’s Vineyard

In a variation on "Be prepared," the motto of the Boy Scouts of America, Ewell Hopkins is prepared to make being a Boy Scout "the coolest thing for a kid to be on the Island.


Isobel Flake of Vineyard Haven graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts from Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, N.

Aquinnah election expected to shift Wampanoag-town relationship

Aquinnah voters went to the polls on May 11 and chose former Wampanoag Tribe chairman Beverly Wright to take a seat on the three-member board of selectmen.

Tisbury police serve up BBQ and helmets at bike rodeo

The Tisbury police department will host a bicycle rodeo for Island children in grades 1-6 on Saturday, May 21 from 11 am to 1 pm, in the parking lot behind the Tisbury School on Spring Street, weather permitting.

Martha’s Vineyard girls lacrosse team outlasts Dartmouth

The Martha's Vineyard girls' lacrosse team scored 17 times to finish four ahead of the Dartmouth Indians, here last Thursday.

What are the best materials for protecting artwork?

Laura Anderson, owner Frame Center, State Rd.

Art of Flowers at Featherstone

Featherstone Center for the Arts' annual ode to spring, Art of Flowers, signals the start of the gallery season on the Vineyard.

Martha’s Vineyard’s Evening of the Arts

Students created displays for The Evening of the Arts, which was held yesterday, Wednesday, May 18, at The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School.

Art for a cause: Friends of Family Planning Art Show

The weekend-long Friends of Family Planning Art Show begins with the Opening Gala on May 26, when the artwork will be previewed in a festive atmosphere.

Artist Wendy Weldon meets new challenges

For the rest of May, those who haven't yet seen the show Wendy and Her Friends at the West Tisbury Library have a chance to discover a different aspect of Wendy Weldon.