Monthly Archives: May 2012

Tisbury

"Annie" in a ballet performance is yours to enjoy at the Performing Arts Center on Sunday at 4 pm.

Oak Bluffs

As of last Sunday, it looked like we were going to be fortunate weather-wise for the first long weekend holiday of the season.

Aquinnah

All right, we made it through Memorial Day.

Edgartown

The sun certainly came out for Memorial Day weekend, and quite unexpectedly, according to all weather reports.

Chilmark

Memorial Day weekend has come and gone, but has left behind a few telltale signs — sunburned shoulders from a few too many hours at the beach; ketchup stained tee-shirts from that cookout in your uncle's backyard; red itchy welts from the mosquitoes that enjoyed you while you were enjoying your burger and your hot dog; towels laced with fine grains of sand that deposit themselves at the bottom of your dryer; and so much more.

West Tisbury

West Tisbury sparkled in the after-rain sunshine for a perfect Memorial Day weekend.

Edgartown woman and her Texas PR firm spawn lawsuits

Edgartown newcomer, a business promoter, did not disclose a troubled financial past, including a federal prison sentence.

The Times asks: What’s on your summer bucket list?

With summer around the corner, Island residents and visitors are concocting their plans for the upcoming months

Small subject, big story in Tom Dunlop and Alison Shaw’s “Chappy Ferry”

Whether you choose to read the book cover to cover or just flip through, "The Chappy Ferry Book" satisfies as both an art book and a good read.

Vineyard Musicians Against the Shark Tournament host concert

A handful of local musicians have pooled their talents to stage a passive protest against the Oak Bluffs Shark Tournament.

‘Elena’ and ‘The Intouchables’ on Martha’s Vineyard screens

Martha's Vineyard Film Society and Martha's Vineyard Film Festival each host screenings this weekend.

Crowd is hooked on Hooked Martha’s Vineyard

Hooked's grand opening seemed to go off without a hitch, reeling in a large crowd that enjoyed drinks, hors d'oeuvres, and live music.

Noteworthy events on Martha’s Vineyard

More about ACE MV's One-Day University, the Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing, the Merrimack Valley Ringers, and poetry in West Tisbury.

Reel Picks: More on movies playing on Martha’s Vineyard

Featuring iconic Marvel super heroes.

Burger with bacon and peanut butter? Yes, on Martha’s Vineyard

Find peanut butter topped burgers at two Oak Bluffs restaurants: Pirate Jack's Burger Shack and Lookout Tavern

Sports highlights

Hospice of M.

MVRHS sports highlights

Tennis teams look to grab number one seeds in state tourney. Baseball, softball teams start playoffs. Lacrosse teams eliminated in tourney openers.

Martha’s Vineyard Under 15-16 boys win Cape Cod Challenge Cup

Sam Entner scored five minutes into the second half to give the Vineyard Under 15-16 boys soccer team a 1-0 win in the Cape Cod Challenge Cup Final.

Martha’s Vineyard Little League All Stars shine at Veira Park

Martha's Vineyard little leaguers played an All Star double header on Sunday at Veira Park and honored Island Veterans in the pre-game ceremony.