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Martha’s Vineyard junior high gridders beat BC High, 12-0

Prior to kickoff, both teams came together for a touching, emotional ceremony.

Edgartown artist Ray Ellis dies

His art graced tiny Vineyard galleries, and world famous museums.

Painter Rez Williams gets Creative Living Award

The celebrated Island artist is honored for his many accomplishments.

Vineyarders win overtime thriller over Bishop Stang

Injured quarterback Mike Mussell played at wide receiver, and caught the winning touchdown.

Katama Bay oyster farmers are back in business

Cold water kills off bacteria in Katama Bay bivalves.

Noteworthy Events on Martha’s Vineyard

Land Bank of Martha's Vineyard staff will lead a guided walk of Three Ponds Preservation this Sunday, Oct.

Stop & Shop returns to the MVC Thursday

The Martha's Vineyard Commission will take up the revised Stop & Shop supermarket expansion project tonight.

Quilters comfort and thank soldiers home from war

News gets around the Martha's Vineyard fishing community. But Island fishermen cannot hold a rod to the members of the Quilts of Valor Foundation...

Call me squeamish, but I don’t eat worms

Early last week, I caught a fat striped bass.

Winter rentals are not for everyone

They can be hard to find even though many Island houses are vacant through the winter.

Rotary golf tourney benefits Hospice, Island charities

Sixty golfers played for Island charities on a beautiful fall day at Vineyard Golf Club.

Fall Classic raises $10,000 for MV Community Tennis

Junior players once again dominated the event. Victoria Scott and Elizabeth Williamson were Women's 7.0 champs, while Kelly Klaren and Kat Roberts won the Women's 8.0.

MV boys beat Feehan, clinch playoff berth

The Vineyarders were far from their best in a 2-0 win over their league rivals but remained unbeaten after ten matches.

68th Derby Results – Week 3 Ending 10/1/2013

Boat bass: (1) Zak Potter, 13.

Sports Highlights

In the team 4 x 100 meter relay events, West Tisbury won the girls race in 1:01.

MVRHS Sports Highlights

Monday, the Vineyarders came up short, 269-271, to Coyle Cassidy in an EAC match played at the Golf Club of Cape Cod in East Falmouth.

State development officials tour Oak Bluffs business district

Oak Bluffs community leaders take state officials on a walking tour of the bedraggled B-1 district, hoping to secure public funding for downtown turnaround.

Tisbury selectmen approve community grant application

Discussion of a federal grant program raised questions about who gets the money and how much stays in the local economy.

Indian Hill Road lot cleared for new doctor’s office in West Tisbury

The building will house an office for an ear, nose, and throat specialist and an apartment.