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Michael J. Syslo Life Celebration

A potluck celebration of the life of Michael Syslo of Chilmark will be held on Sunday, April 14, at the Chilmark Community Center from 2 to 5 pm.

Ella Dershowitz’s acting career started on Martha’s Vineyard

The young film, TV, and stage actress has deep Island acting roots beginning with the Island Theatre Workshop's Children's Theater.

Arthur A. Perry

Arthur Anthony Perry, 71, formerly of Oak Bluffs, died on December 6, 2012 in Reno, Nevada, after a courageous battle with bladder cancer.

Oak Bluffs hires new police officer Seth Harlow

Officer Seth Harlow joins the department, after earning honors at the police academy.

Markey, Lynch stand-ins will visit on Saturday

Representative for the two Democratic candidates in the U.S. Senate race will square off at the Howes House in West Tisbury.

Edgartown selectmen want more info on reality show plans

A letter from the production company planning a reality TV show based on the Island was long on assurances, but short on specifics.

“The Vineyard” docu-soap begins filming May 6

New friends are made, others fade away, lust simmers, and sometimes, mistakes are made with no regret on Martha's Vineyard, Tinsel Town says.

Island firefighters go to the trenches for rescue training

The regional training is designed to prepare a team of firefighters for rescues involving construction or beach trench accidents.

Robert H. Corr Memorial Service

A memorial service for Robert Howard Corr, 85, of Vineyard Haven who died on February 28, 2013, will be held on Saturday, April 13, at 12:30 pm in St.

Habitat finishes one house and begins another

The J.R. Thomas family cut the ribbon on their new Bailey Park house in West Tisbury Saturday.

Fundraising party the bee’s knees for Vineyard Montessori

Many dressed in fedoras and flapper dresses for a good cause this past Saturday.

One step closer to summer on Martha’s Vineyard with The Lookout open

The Lookout Tavern is open, and now serving menu favorites from Seasons Eatery and Pub.

Red Cross honors Island Good Samaritans

Off Gay Head last September, Derby fishermen Caleb Nicholson, Neal Farrell, and John Thomas "JT" Maher went to the rescue of three men in the water.

Martha’s Vineyard Figure Skating Club celebrated 25 years

From the Snowplow Sam youngsters to the club's alumni, all ages got into the act at the M.V. Arena.