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Island Roads Committee looks to the future

Planners will present a project to create a manual that will influence future road projects.

REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: Nov. 24 – 28, 2014

EdgartownNov. 26, Nancy E. Meekins sold 1 Lake Ave. to James A. and Jean M. Hunter for $42,000.Oak BluffsNov. 24, New Start Properties LLC...

This was then: Ben Chuck

Photos of long ago Martha’s Vineyard.

Some like it cold

There’s something elegant about an insect designed to flourish when all the world is frozen.

Turkey Trot drew 250 runners

Thanksgiving morning’s Northeaster cleared out just in time for the annual Turkey Trot in Oak Bluffs.  Over 250 runners participated, among them many children...

Mixed Doubles Bonanza

In the third week of the Mixed Doubles Bonanza at the Vineyard Tennis Center, Paula Rego replaced Irina Gerhard to team up with her...

Two wins for Vineyard Youth Tennis

Vineyard Youth Tennis players Owen Favreau and Chris Ferry won their respective matches in the boys 12 & Under singles division at the Brown-Billone...

Chilmark: Food Truck has moved

Now that Thanksgiving is over and left-overs are being stretched a bit longer, I am enjoying lingering over delicious food and memories of our...

Post and Beam

A Canadian clipper blows down on usas we raise the second story beamshigh to the top plate, pin the ridge,hustle to be done by...

West Tisbury: Driving after dark

I love driving home after dark this time of year. I love the trees wrapped in white or colored lights and electric candles in...

Oak Bluffs: Sunset Lake sparkle

You used to be able to tell what season of the year it was by glancing outside. But now at the start of December,...

Mansion House donates $1,000 to Island Food Pantry

The Mansion House recently announced that it has donated $1,000 to the Island Food Pantry following a successful Health Club membership campaign. The Mansion...

Tisbury: Thanks to the SSA

This afternoon from 2:45 to 4 pm is the last day of the Scholastic Book Fair at the Tisbury School.Don’t forget Appraisal Day at...

Aquinnah: Cold but worth it

Traveling over Thanksgiving can be tricky and awful, but I have to say as someone who traveled a lot over this past break, it...

Births

Victoria P. VeigaPatricia and Josué Veiga of Vineyard Haven announce the birth of their daughter, Victoria Pardinho Veiga, on November 26 at Martha’s Vineyard...

Martha’s Vineyard foodie holiday gift guide

Bring a taste of the Vineyard home to your loved ones.

Stroll, snack, socialize during Tisbury Saturday Strolls

The Vineyard Haven Harbor Cultural District welcomes the holidays with special weekend events.

Island Community Chorus sings for the season

Annual Chorus concert will sing in the holiday season at the Old Whaling Church this weekend.

“Dear White People” offers both sides of race issue

Showing at the MV Film Center explores race relations during the Obama era.

Garden tour in the desert

The Polly Hill Arboretum is offering an exclusive tour of gardens of southern Arizona from March 22-26, 2015. In the spring, the Sonoran desert...