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They were married on 14 September 2013 and honeymooned in Southern Italy.

Martha’s Vineyard Community Notes

Tickets are available at the MVRHS cafeteria November 18 to 22 and November 25 and 26 from 11 am to 1 pm, and Friday, November 29 from 3 to 7 pm; and at the RM Packer Oil Company during regular business hours.

Business Brief: Verizon Wireless enhances up-Island 4G coverage

Verizon Wireless has improved its signal on Martha's Vineyard.

Business Brief: Mansion House hosts bodyART

Mansion House Health Club fitness director Brenda Wallis is now offering bodyART fitness classes Friday mornings at 9:30 am. On Friday and Saturday, November...

Island actor Christopher Kann stars as baseball legend Bob Feller

Mr. Kann, who got his acting start on Martha's Vineyard, recently wrapped a production in New Jersey.

The pig, the whole pig, and nothing but the pig

Swine and Dine: A Celebration of Heritage Pigs teaches us to honor local meat.

Celebrating the world of the wooden boat

Even though he's not a sailor himself, filmmaker John Stanton brings the wooden boat world to the big screen.

Academic Honors

Honor Roll Lachlan Cormie of Vineyard Haven at Kent School in Kent, Connecticut.


Today is the perfect time for everyone to look through their children's clothes and pull together a bag of gently used items — free of holes and stains — for the Annual Chilmark School PTO Fall Clothing Swap.


This past Saturday was Penny Huff's memorial.

West Tisbury

I don't think any one of us has been untouched by Lyme disease.


Heard on Main Street: Be yourself.


How 'bout them Sox, am I right? What an exciting few weeks they provided for us around here, not to mention one heck of...

Oak Bluffs

We wend birthday smiles to Mark Landers on November 8, Todd deBettencourt and Trulayna Rose on the 10th, Amanda Gonsalves the next day, and Katie Davey on November 13.

Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club Results

At the Island Bridge Club in West Tisbury on Halloween, seven tables were in play.

Poets’ Corner: On Island

After 40 years of working with technology, and nearly 30 of those living part time in West Tisbury, Cynthia Bloomquist now resides there full time following guidance from her muse.

Coast Guard Station Menemsha wins readiness award

The Sumner Kimball award honors perfection in the day-to-day duties that could mean the difference between life and death.

“This Is Our Island” back on the big screen

Forty years in the making, a film for and about the Island continues to bring history to life.

Yvonne LaBrecque

If you would like to make a donation in Yvonne's memory, please consider one of the organizations she supported: Friends of Family Planning of Martha's Vineyard, P.