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Monthly Archives: July 2012

Battle in the Bluffs is all about hoops fundamentals

Former player and coach Ian Minor hopes the lessons he teaches to young people on the basketball court will extend to life.

Creamers still perfect, ‘Canes, Snaps upset in summer softball

In a wild week of softball, the Brewhas handed the 'Canes their first defeat, the Treds got their first win, and the Snaps and Creamers kept rolling.

Martha’s Vineyard swimmers compete in Italy

Rainy Goodale, Sue Jensen, and Les Cutler swam for Team USA last month in the World Masters Swimming and Open Water Championship in Riccione, Italy.

Oak Bluffs Summer League basketball underway

Eight teams took to the court Friday on a busy opening night at Niantic Park in Oak Bluffs.

Vineyard Streetball Classic returns to Oak Bluffs for 10th year

More than 100 players on 30 teams from throughout the state came to Niantic Park, Tuesday to compete in the 10th annual Vineyard Streetball Classic.

Sports highlights

The Martha's Vineyard Little League 12-year-old all-stars continued on their quest to reach the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

Two Martha’s Vineyard high school grads choose military service

Unlike many of their fellow high school graduates, Kyle Francis and Denver Maciel plan to head to boot camp, not college.

Martha’s Vineyard galleries multi-task

Galleries wear many hats on Martha's Vineyard.

Martha’s Vineyard gallery receptions

Louisa Gould Gallery 5–7 pm, Vineyard Haven.

Martha’s Vineyard Artisans Festival features photography

Look through these photographers' lenses at the Martha's Vineyard Artisans Festival.

Glances: What’s new at Martha’s Vineyard galleries

Here's what's happening on the Martha's Vineyard art scene.

An evening with Rose Styron benefits Martha’s Vineyard nonprofit

Ms. Styron is knowledgeable, amusing, and alive with ideas, insight, and inspiration. Her upcoming talk will focus on empowered women.

Martha’s Vineyard farmer’s markets

Fresh greens, sweet fruit, and a personal touch are what our many farm stands and markets can offer you.

Cheese, wine, charcuterie, and crepes on Martha’s Vineyard

A peek at what Black Sheep/Trio in Edgartown has to offer, and the new Bite on the Go in Oak Bluffs.

Two free concerts by Martha’s Vineyard Chamber Music Society

This week we get to hear Delores Stevens and two of the world's greatest classical string players perform in two free concerts.

Livingston Taylor to perform on Martha’s Vineyard

Singer-songwriter, entertainer, and long-time Island personage Livingston Taylor will kick off the 2012 Tuesdays at Twilight concert series.

Reel Picks: More on movies playing this week

Peter Parker/Spider-Man, everyone's hero, in an over-the-top action-packed feature that easily keeps pace with its early incarnations.

The legend and legacy of Tuskegee

Noted architecture professor & author Ellen Weiss offers another perspective on Tuskegee Institute with her new book.

Stars and Stripes rock out for the YMCA of Martha’s Vineyard

This Saturday the annual Stars and Stripes Festival brings Grouplove and other acts to Flatbread Company at the airport to benefit the YMCA.