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It snowed! Just when I had finally given up hope, I woke up last weekend to a winter wonderland.

Oak Bluffs

The entire Island paid a loving tribute to the late Oak Bluffs Fire Chief Nelson W.

West Tisbury

The Mill Pond has looked like the scene of a wildlife party lately.

Helen Mary Linton

Helen Mary Linton, 96, a long-time resident of Martha's Vineyard died peacefully on Wednesday, January 25, 2012, in Martha's Vineyard Hospital.

Vineyard icemen clinch spot in state tourney

After a two-year absence, the Vineyard boys varsity hockey team punched their ticket back into the state tournament with a pair of wins this week.

Amanda L. Hutchinson

Amanda Louise Hutchinson, 50, of Aquinnah

Joyce Bernard

Joyce Bernard, 79, formerly of Woodside Village, died at Falmouth Care Center on Monday, Jan.

What is chili exactly? Big Chili Contest competitors elaborate

From beans to venison, contestants explain what goes in to their vats of chili for the annual contest, this coming Saturday, Jan. 28.

Noteworthy events

Art at the Chilmark Bank, knitting at Bunch of Grapes, grants for artists, and stress reduction.

Reel Picks: More about movies playing this week

A story built around the intense relationship between Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud that gives birth to psychoanalysis.

Leather love: Rebeccah J. turns hobby to business

Ms. Clark's new leather line started with making gifts for friends & family. She started in 2006 when she began making bags & wallets for herself.

MVRHS drama class creates a musical from an Irish fairy tale

Martha's Vineyard Regional High School drama class adapts an Irish mermaid story, with original music and performs for elementary school students.

Sports Highlights

The Vineyard Tennis Center hosted the Winter Classic Tennis Tournament January 20-22.

Vineyard girls fall to Bishop Stang

The Vineyard girls varsity basketball team traveled to North Dartmouth Friday and dropped a 54-43 decision to league foe Bishop Stang.

Sandwich, Barnstable skate past Vineyard girls

The girls varsity hockey team laced up the skates with two of the best teams in Eastern Massachusetts last week.

Vineyard Mites, Squirts second at Ryan Mone Tourney

The Vineyard Mites and Squirts B teams were runners-up in the annual Ryan Mone youth hockey tourney at MV Arena last weekend.

Vineyard rocks Bishops Feehan and Stang to clinch tourney berth

The Vineyarders rallied from a 17-2 deficit to stun Bishop Feehan 64-57 Tuesday night in an Eastern Athletic Conference showdown in Attleboro.

Thanks to everyone

I thank everyone who cared for me during my most recent visit to the Martha's Vineyard Hospital.

Wonderful article

That was a wonderful

More to be gained

At the end of one full year's electrical production from the solar panels on Tisbury's capped landfill, the Cape and Vineyard Electric Cooperative (CVEC) will have sent the town checks totaling approximately $60,000.