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Annual Martha’s Vineyard Kids Trout derby is Saturday

The Martha's Vineyard Rod and Gun Club will hold its 38th annual trout derby at Duarte's Pond this Saturday. The event is free and open to all kids.

Women’s Network grant will benefit Aquinnah dental lab

Ariana Feldberg, owner of Ideal Dental Laboratory in Aquinnah will be awarded a $2,500 grant by the Martha's Vineyard Women's Network on Tuesday, May 8

Catnip, easy to grow, perks up cats that are feeling low

Catnip is actually a mint, but to many cats it's much more than a flavor enhancer.

Poets Corner: Granite Orchard

Granite Orchard Shaded by oaks and cedars, rows of stones with lichen-laced letters hide among mist shrouded mounds behind country churches. Standing straight, or tipped by time, their ancient inscriptions tell...

Auction, bivalves, and rock ‘n roll for the Shellfish Group

Fresh shellfish were served up with some spunky rock and roll on the side at Chilmark gathering.

YMCA makes kids wellness a fun day

Nearly 400 Islanders turned out for the second annual Healthy Kids Day at The YMCA of Martha's Vineyard.

Friends and family gathered to celebrate Dorothy Worden at 90

Dorothy Worden had plenty of cake to share with well wishers at a birthday celebration held in Windemere on April 19.

Martha’s Vineyard bridge club results

Rich Colter and David Donald grabbed first place in the Thursday, April 26, Island Bridge Club (IBC) duplicate competition.

Academic Honors

Renato Gomes, Samantha Hargy, Jared Livingston.

MVRHS sports highlights

Coach Ned Fennessy's squad kept on rolling last week, with victories over Sandwich and Eastern Athletic Conference rivals Bishop Feehan and Bishop Stang.

Sports highlights

Five MV United boys teams played on the road over the weekend.

Martha’s Vineyard Drug task force arrest nets 56 grams of cocaine

Police officers stopped the motorcycle rider soon after he arrived by ferry on Island Friday afternoon. He faces charges of trafficking in cocaine.

Edgartown preps for Pink and Green Weekend

The Inaugural Pink & Green Weekend Festival features many Mother's Day themed events and will kick off Friday, May 11, culminating on Sunday, May 13.

‘Pippin,’ in Falmouth, is worth the commute

See Vineyarder Jane Loutzenhiser in a Falmouth production of "Pippen" over the next two weekends.

Noteworthy events

The Vineyard Playhouse is holding auditions for Actors' Equity Association (AEA) actors on Monday, May 7, from 10 am until 4 pm.

70s night at the Lampost for Vineyard soccer

It's 70s night at the Lampost this Saturday, May 5, a benefit for the Martha's Vineyard U-12 soccer team.

Reel Picks: More on movies playing this week

A horror movie buff's horror movie.

Family Center displacement shortsighted

The Family Center at the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School is a multifaceted resource that has served Island families and students in many ways during its 15 years.

Fun, fashion, food

The Tisbury Volunteer Ambulance Association thanks you for your outpouring support for our fundraiser, "Respond in Style, Go Red For Women" on April 28.