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Looking forward: Vineyard brokers talk change and politics (Part 2)

Martha's Vineyard real estate agents answer the question: Have changes occurred locally or nationally that might affect the 2012 real estate market?


Keyshawn J.

Academic Honors

Hilary Dreyer of West Tisbury at William Smith College in Geneva, N.

West Tisbury Library reaches another fundraising milestone

The West Tisbury Library Foundation, Inc.

West Tisbury completes historic resource inventory

The West Tisbury Historical Commission (WTHC) announced the completion of the West Tisbury Historic Resource Inventory project begun in 2007.

Polly Hll Arboretum awarded high level accreditation

The Polly Hill Arboretum has been awarded a Level IV Accreditation through the Morton Arboretum's Register of Arboreta and Accreditation Program, ArbNet.

Boy Scout beach project highlights beach rip current threat

On Saturday, Martha's Vineyard Boy Scout troop 93 scouts spent the day on Chappaquiddick with The Trustees of Reservation erecting signs warning people of the dangers of rip currents at Wasque Point.

What a warm winter portends for Martha’s Vineyard

At the most obvious level, the mild conditions are working out well for many species that remain active through the winter.

Scottish Society raises a cup of good cheer to a bonnie fellow

The Scottish Society of Martha's Vineyard celebrates Scottish poet Robert Burns' 253 birthday with song, toasts and food.

Edgartown Library welcomes in the year of the water dragon

The annual dragon parade bumped and wound merrily through the aisles of the Edgartown Library children's department on Saturday, as traditional Chinese music played from a boombox.

Martha’s Vineyard Vineyard hockey team skates with a message

Domestic violence is the leading cause of injury to women between the ages of 15 and 44 in the United States.

Tisbury Business Association makes plans for a positive future

The Tisbury Business Association last week raised the possibility of a name change and a push for a new parking lot.


We extend our appreciation to Steve Nixon, Kate Murray, and all those who performed, helped, or attended the David Brand Scholarship Concert.

It’s not theology

After arguing for thousands of years, "believers" and "non believers" both appear happily convinced the other is a fool for not "seeing the light.

Thanks to all

The Scottish Society of Martha's Vineyard thanks all those who helped to make our annual Robert Burns Dinner such a success.


I think that people have a problem with minding their own business.

He likes the school lunches now

Ever since I started school, my mom has packed my lunch.

Grocery plea

This is a plea to the owners of the Island food stores.

Make a commitment

As happens every year at this time, there are town elections approaching.