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West Tisbury: Time to organize

October has zoomed by, or blown by. This whole past week has been leaves aswirl, good for drying laundry on the line, and for...

Chalk one up for Refabulous

Chalk Paint 101 and Chalk Paint 102 classes now available through Vineyard Haven craft retailers.

Dine together at Community Suppers

Edgartown and Oak Bluffs now hosting free community suppers.

Unveil the heart with yoga

Halloween weekend workshop will include three days of Anusara yoga.

Poets’ Corner: Scallop Season

The moon a bright scimitar last nighto’er the Halloween creatures and town lights.Dinghies and dredges await the dawn,braided lines hold bows gently on mooringslettered...

Bridge Results

At the Edgartown Bridge Club on Monday October 20, 10 pairs competed. Finishing first overall were were Mollie Whalen and Joe Ashcroft, followed by...

Wedding: Amelia P. Burns to Mr. David P. Levine

Dr. and Mrs. Padraic Burns of Brookline and Vineyard Haven announce the marriage of their daughter, Amelia P. Burns to Mr. David P. Levine...

Margaret Smith-Burke

Margaret “Trika” Smith-Burke, a longtime summer resident of West Tisbury, died peacefully at home in SoHo, N.Y., on October 13 after a brave battle...

F. Charles Froelicher

F. Charles “Chuck” Froelicher, an educator and conservationist who believed strongly in the value of the outdoors experience for strengthening young minds and bodies,...

Vineyard JV loses a tough one to Coyle & Cassidy

The opening kickoff provided plenty to cheer about but that was not true of the final score.

A bright and sunny Halloween at the M.V. Museum

The Vineyard Haven property hosted a day of Halloween fun on Sunday.

A poet’s path revealed

Ellie Bates, "Being a Poet" at The Unitarian Universalist Society.

Harvest of the Month: Cranberries

October and November are the best times to use this sweet-tart native New England plant.

F. Charles Froelicher

F. Charles “Chuck” Froelicher, of Denver, Colorado, and West Chop, an educator and conservationist who set an example of principal, integrity, and public service...

2014 Red Stocking applications available

To the Editor:Red Stocking has been providing clothing, food, and toys for Vineyard children in need from birth through 8th grade since the 1930s....

Most grateful thanks

To the Editor:My sister in the Lord and dear friend, Mrs. Helen Duarte of Havenside, Vineyard Haven, most gratefully thanks the EMTs and Martha's...

Time for a fresh look

The Steamship Authority members Tuesday agreed to a management recommendation and hiked passenger fares, auto excursion fares, and Falmouth parking rates in order to...

Become educated

To the Editor:With very important state elections coming up on November 4, The League of Women Voters Martha's Vineyard (LWVMV) encourages all voters to...

Pot logo is a bust

To the Editor:First, I would like to comment on a story published last week about a heroin bust on Island (“Latest heroin arrest spurs...

Ball fan says thanks

To the Editor:MV Sharks general manager Jerry Murphy and director of operations Bob Tankard are owed a huge debt of gratitude from the community...