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SSA presents three choices for freight boat Governor replacement

The choices include a vessel similar and size and design to the Martha's Vineyard or Island Home. The additional cost of service is a factor.


This afternoon kids 5 and up will delight in Gus Ben David and his live creatures from his World of Reptiles and Birds.


My wall calendar is still turned to June — no joke.

West Tisbury

It felt delicious to reach for a flannel shirt to put over my shoulders when I came downstairs last Thursday morning.


A pat on the back goes to officer Steve Pupek of the Chilmark Police who sprang into action the other day when the bucket truck where he was doing a roadside detail began to roll.

Oak Bluffs

One of the roadside views on the Island that we do not want to see is an accident.


Hello August.

Martha’s Vineyard Real Estate Transactions: July 15-19, 2013

July 17, Karen Duffy sold 9 Clay Pit Rd.

Martha’s Vineyard District Court report

July 19, 2013 Vuk Zlatarov, Oak Bluffs; DOB 10/17/90, municipal by-law or ordinance violation: to be dismissed upon the completion of eight hours of community...

Martha’s Vineyard Community Notes

The Martha's Vineyard Peace Council will hold a public sunrise service at the Gay Head lighthouse at 6 am, Tuesday, August 6 to remember the Hiroshima bombing.

Edgartown’s Cow Bay Beach is an example of a winning partnership

Cow Bay residents helped fund the dredging of Sengekontacket pond to improve water quality and reaped some of the rewards.

Marshall Islands teen makes Martha’s Vineyard her new home

Her quest for more education inspired a teen's long-distance move from the Marshall Islands.

Comic opera, singing sensations bring magic to Featherstone

Eve Gigliotti stars in "L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers)."

Featured Favorites: Books about Martha’s Vineyard

Edgartown Books recommends.

Dreamland hosts hit songwriter Danny “Kootch” Kortchmar

You may not recognize his name, but "Kootch" is the man behind some of the greatest songwriting of the 1970's.

Two “Vermont Westerns” at Martha’s Vineyard Film Center

Not many stories include grandparents as developed and complex characters but Craven's "Northern Borders" does just that.

Workshop focuses on both business and craft of writing

The workshop will be led by authors John Hough Jr. and Matthew Frederick, and literary agent Sorche Fairbank.

Lauren Greenfield documents youth culture

This week's film include "THIN," "Hannah Arendt," and "This Is Our Island."

Laugh with comedian Lenny Clarke and friends at Flatbread

A no-holds-barred night of comedy with one of Martha's Vineyard's funniest people.

A reader’s dream: The Martha’s Vineyard Book Festival

25+ authors, including several Vineyard residents, talk all things books this Saturday and Sunday.