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Trends in Massachusetts health insurance suggest what’s ahead

It's a complicated picture, even for a state with fewer than seven million residents, and nevermind the challenges existing nationally for the Affordable Care Act.

Try Nantucket next time

To the Editor: Closing down a major highway while visiting our Island of paradise takes a lot of gall. Of course, that is not as...

Why so large?

To the Editor: At what point in our history must a grocery store become so large? The Tisbury Stop & Shop debate seems to be...

More to come

To the Editor: Thank you to the MV Times and the Vineyard Gazette, as well as all the participating Island vendors, for their support of...

No way to treat animals

To the Editor: My family and I just arrived on the Island from Las Vegas and made a trip to The Fair on Friday. We...

Art flourishes at Vineyard Gardens

Catch Gallery in the Gardens twice more this summer on August 23 and 30.

Hooked hosted the 50th anniversary bash of the Martha’s Vineyard chapter of the NAACP

Founders, grandchildren of founders, a distinguished poet, and the Oak Bluffs police chief were among the crowd at the Martha's Vineyard NAACP's 50th anniversary soiree, held Saturday night at Hooked in Oak Bluffs.

Livingston Taylor and new singing sensation at the Old Whaling Church

Veteran singer-songwriter and teacher Livingston Taylor is in concert at the Old Whaling Church in Edgartown this Thursday evening at 7:30 pm. He will be joined by young singing sensation Jessica Ashley.

Raymond George Jr.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Dyer-Lake Funeral Home, 161 Commonwealth Avenue, Village of Attleboro Falls, North Attleboro, 508-695-0200.

When old dogs can’t get around

Intervertebral discs are little cushions that sit between the vertebrae acting like shock absorbers.

Seeing the forest and the trees

It is generally agreed that forests, one of Earth's largest carbon sinks, are under increasing amounts of stress...

How hard could it be? Holly Nadler attempts the skillet toss at the Ag...

In the first in an occasional series, Holly Nadler tries to do something way out of her comfort zone.

Young at art: Kid’s show at Old Sculpin

Last Sunday, children showed off their creations at Old Sculpin Gallery.

Whatever the Outcome art project enlists young Vineyard artist in second event

See Walker T. Roman's work in the second installment of the Whatever the Outcome series at the Field Gallery on August 22

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Thrift Shop raises $43,000

The Martha's Vineyard Community Services fashion show and art sale over the weekend will benefit a wide range of social services Island-wide


There are two birthdays this Friday: Noli Taylor and Trisha Mulligan.

West Tisbury

Now if whoever borrowed my Alex Katz books last year would see this column and return the books.

Oak Bluffs



Heard on Main Street: You can come out now.


Dan Pinck describes the goings on at Sunday softball as a big social event.