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Looking back at Island food trends of 2014

This year at Martha’s Vineyard restaurants, comfort foods and cruciferous vegetables made a comeback.

New Year’s Eve on the Island: Parties and Prix Fixes

Where to spend the last night of 2014 on Martha’s Vineyard.

New Year, New Drink

Celebrating New Year’s Eve with local cocktail recipes.

Get your winter lobster fix

The Grace Episcopal Church in Vineyard Haven welcomes back their prize-winning lobster rolls on Sunday Jan. 4 from 12 noon to 2pm, or until...

Harvest of the Month: Brassicas

Winter gardens are still producing Brussels sprouts, kale, collards, and cabbages on Martha’s Vineyard.

Wild Side: tiny but hardy dovekies are around

And a pause in the movement of birds through our region.

Island-Wide Realty, Inc. is now Martha’s Vineyard Island-Wide Realty, Inc.

Island-Wide Realty, Inc. has announced they will be changing their name to Martha’s Vineyard Island-Wide Realty, Inc. The company will retain the same operations,...

Tisbury

The Vineyard Haven Library will close at 1 pm Wednesday and reopen on Friday. On Sunday at 1 pm Jennifer will show you how...

Edgartown

It’s officially a new year, and 15 seems like such a nice, tidy number. Time to put away all the excess of the holiday...

Poet’s Corner: Into La Cave

(Scorching red-brick sidewalkJuly hotNinety-five degrees)Smooth French musicBubbles up and floods the streetThe cooling voice of Charles AznavourPulls meDownIntoThis sanctuary of shadeMahogany and rattanTable for...

Bridge Results

At the Edgartown Bridge Club on Monday December 22, six pairs competed.  Finishing in first place were Diana Dozier and Gerry Averill. Second place...

Commonwealth eBook Collection now available through Martha’s Vineyard libraries

This month the CLAMS library network became one of the first networks in the state to provide library cardholders with access to the Commonwealth...

Martha’s Vineyard court report: December 12 – 22

Dec. 12, 2014Leandro Lopes Dasilva, Oak Bluffs; DOB 3/14/85, unlicensed operation of motor vehicle: to be dismissed upon payment of $200 court cost; miscellaneous...

The best intentions

How to make 2015 the year you keep your resolutions.

Chilmark: Vineyard contingent in NYC

I forgot to mention last week that whenever I am in NYC I seem to run into more Vineyarders, whether we have known one...

Real Estate Transactions: December 22 – 26, 2014

EdgartownDec. 22, Theresa White a/k/a Theresa E. White, sold 17 Brushy Lane to Joseph M. and Lisa C. Gelormini for $637,000.Dec. 22, Paul Charles...

Read This!

Summer slides in December?

Ask the Dogfather: to shock, or not to shock?

Tom Shelby, who has trained dogs and their owners on Martha’s Vineyard and in New York City, answers readers’ questions about their problematic pooches....

Eastville beach homeowner sues Oak Bluffs over oyster farm approval

Jacob Ludwig contends his family was steamrolled by town selectmen and has taken the matter to court.