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Where to find what you need for Thanksgiving

Find out what four restaurants are serving Thanksgiving. Hint: They're all in Edgartown.

DCLA at The Ritz kicks off Help for Haiyan efforts

The show on Wednesday, November 27 will raise money for charities bringing relief to the Philippines.

A big gamble

This is a roly-poly pudding of opinion, bureaucratic tension — much of it within the same department of the federal government — and a community in search of a payoff.

A good plan, even a generous plan

This is a good plan, even a generous plan, by a conscientious owner.

Where were you when Kennedy was shot? Everyone remembers

Islanders share their impressions of that unforgettable moment 50 years ago.

How hard could it be to bartend at the Wharf Pub?

Flaming shots, dry Rob Roys, and thankfully, lots of beer comes to the rescue at Trivia Night.

Love and energy given, gratitude returned – Laurie Schreiber retires

A celebration at The Anchors November 15, acknowledged her 28 years as the imaginative, energetic director of senior services.

Edgartown ponders boost in shellfish department budget

Edgartown shellfish constable Paul Bagnall asked Edgartown selectmen Monday for $46,400 to increase staffing in Mr. Bagnall's department. A total of $10,380 would be used...

SSA passenger, auto traffic flat; freight jumps

Revenues were also bright, up 3.

Edey Foundation grants on offer

Proposals are due January 15 for funding in March.

The Trustees of Reservations teams with Island schools

Last summer, CSEP formed a teacher curriculum committee of four teachers: Anna Cotton (MVRHS), Ellen Berube (Oak Bluffs School), Amy Reece (Charter School), and Dan Haggerty (Charter School).

Mystic Seaport names captain for Charles W. Morgan

One hundred thirteen feet long overall, the Morgan was launched in New Bedford in 1841, and she had a whaling career of 80 years and 37 voyages.

Cape Light Compact reaches out to Oak Bluffs residents

Advocacy group offers free energy audits and up to $4,000 for improvements.

Eat ’til you pop, then shop ’til you drop

You don't have to go off-Island to experience Black Friday deals, there are some right here on Martha's Vineyard.

All-Island committee passes superintendent’s shared services budget

The $5 million spending plan increased by nearly $1 million, or 21.7 percent compared with the FY2014 budget.

Island health care professionals not sold on medical marijuana

Many physicians see adverse effects of prescribing marijuana for medicinal use.

Healthier snacks trim revenues in high school budget

Gone are the French fries and chocolate milk of yesteryear, replaced by choices that fewer students are buying.

Coast Guard breaks ground for new Menemsha boathouse

The replacement facility offers Station Menemsha the ability to accommodate changing missions and boats.

Falmouth SSA member Robert Marshall resigns

Rancorous meeting with Woods Hole residents prompts resignation.