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I apologize.

West Tisbury

This rainy Sunday afternoon was perfect for spending inside, cat on my lap, dogs by my feet, writing my column in good time.

Oak Bluffs

What a combination of weather we have had lately.


Well, it's all starting; the great fall closing will begin this weekend.

Gallery 13b – new space, new work by Josh Yates

An up-Island artist brings his work to Vineyard Haven.

Chocoholics unite on Martha’s Vineyard for annual festival

Chocolate mania strikes at Featherstone October 5-7.

Click pick: Editor’s choice events this week

Click for our picks of cool things to do this weekend.

Organizers strive to continue weekly Songwriter Nights at The Pit Stop

The Pit Stop plans to keep the Songwriter Nights going through October but, depending on turn out, they may have to discontinue the series for now.

Columbus Day line up at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center

The new Martha's Vineyard Film Center has scheduled a line-up of three very different and equally interesting movies for Columbus Day weekend.

Sale incentives on Martha’s Vineyard

Find out where the deep discounts are, as the summer retail season wraps up.

Reel Picks: More on movies playing this week

A middle-aged couple married for 31 years face sexual reality in an intense, week-long counseling session to work on their relationship.

Third annual Martha’s Vineyard Local Wild Food Challenge is Monday

Local cooks use local wild foods to stir up some gastronomic delight.

Noteworthy events

Happenings around the Island on the Columbus Day weekend.

West Tisbury Library to move temporarily

The library will be open in its new location on Monday, Oct. 15. The last day in the current location is Saturday, Oct. 13.

State Ethics Commission fines former Edgartown dredge chairman

Edgartown contractor Norman Rankow paid a price for authorizing a dredge project for his clients, without necessary permits.

Sports highlights

Cycle Martha's Vineyard, a 50 or 100K recreational ride around the Island, is set for Sunday, October 14.

Martha’s Vineyard boys X-C take 4th in Ocean State Invite

Following an impressive showing in New Hampshire last weekend, the boys cross-country teams were even better in Rhody. The M.V. girls also improved.