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Are we getting the eduation job done?

Here are some important back to school 2012 numbers.

Sports highlights

Big Brothers Big Sisters on Martha's Vineyard is happy to team up with Mink Meadows and the Martha's Vineyard Savings Bank to stage the 24th Howard W.

MVRHS sports highlights

Molly Stark scored from a direct kick with 18 minutes left in the match to lift Whitinsville Christian to a 2-1 win over the visiting Vineyarders on Saturday.

Boys and Girls Club golf tourney is well up to par

120 golfers played in the annual Martha's Vineyard Boys and Girls Club tourney at the Edgartown Golf Club. The event raised more than $9000.

Martha’s Vineyard routs Westport in field hockey home opener

The Vineyarders jumped out to a 5-0 lead by halftime and picked up their first Eastern Athletic Conference win of the young season.

Ling Nan watercolors glow at Chilmark Library

A collection of watercolors by Hiroko Nakamura Thomson is on exhibit this month at the Chilmark Library.

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Martha’s Vineyard International Film Festival opens new movie theater

The four day Martha's Vineyard International Film Festival christened their new theater in Vineyard Haven.

Reel Picks: More on movies playing this week

Jason Bourne on the lam again, this action-adventure has a new hero.

Noteworthy events on Martha’s Vineyard

Following a planning grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Martha's Vineyard Museum is unveiling a timeline exhibit of Island history.

Literary events on Martha’s Vineyard

Martha's Vineyard Literary Events from 9/13 - 9/20.

Back to school shopping on Martha’s Vineyard

The summer breeze is still blowing, but the school bell has rung. For parents, this most likely means time to restock school supplies and clothes.

Featured favorites – Bestsellers & some rarities

Top 5 Bestsellers from Edgartown Books & Bunch of Grapes, and 5 rarities from Book Den East.

Short and sweet: Discussing an American century of short stories

A benefit of year-round Island living is participating in the literature "courses" offered by Swarthmore professor Philip Weinstein.

Martha’s Vineyard Fashion Week: 5 days and nights of style

M.V. Fashion Week is back for its sophomore year and founder Trena Morrison promises, "The fashion this year has stepped up about 100 notches."

Martha’s Vineyard chefs/fishermen give tips for cooking fresh fish

I asked a chef, a fisherman, a health coach, and a fish market owner, "What do you do with all that fish?"

F-15 fighter jets will be visible over Island skies

The exercise is conducted to facilitate training for alert pilots on intercept procedures, the Air Force said.

Private affordable housing project takes shape in West Tisbury

Although it took seven years, real estate broker Jim Feiner's dream to create a private affordable housing project is coming to fruition.

Historical Perspective: The West Tisbury Pageants of 1911 and 1912

In many of the pageants, the actors took on the roles of their ancestors, playing the parts of their grandparents and great-grandparents with gusto.