The Night Heron Gallery in Vineyard Haven feels like a mix between a boutique packed with unique gifts and a mini Artisans’ Festival. Both comparisons are very apt. Whether vacationer or full-time Islander, you’ll find this a treasure trove to seek that perfect present. The similarity to the popular Vineyard Artisans Festivals is no surprise, […]
Painting A Life, Ray Ellis: An Artist Seen Through His Work, 192 pages, 159 paintings, Compass Prints, Savannah, Georgia, 2014 Before his death in 2013, the painter Ray Ellis had resided full-time on Martha’s Vineyard for more than three decades, and as a public symbol he is as recognizable as Gay Head Light and the […]
The annual Feast of the Holy Ghost is this Saturday and Sunday, hosted by the Portuguese-American Club in Oak Bluffs, which calls the event “one of the major feasts of the Azorean people” on its website, Enjoy Portuguese cuisine, live music, games, and drinks from 5 pm through 12 midnight on Saturday; Sunday’s parade kicks […]
The FARM Institute will hold its annual Meals in the Meadow event this Saturday, July 19, from 5 to 10 pm. The evening features cocktails and hors d’oeuvres with local ingredients from 7a, Lucky Hank’s, Offshore Ale, Scottish Bakehouse, Sharky’s Cantina, and others. Buckley’s Gourmet Catering will offer a buffet dinner with FARM Institute meat […]
mass will be celebrated in Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Massasoit Ave, Oak Bluffs at 10 am, Wednesday, July 23, followed by burial in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Oak Bluffs. Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, Oak Bluffs. Patricia A. Costa died after a brief illness […]
The driver of a Bruno’s dumpster hauler was temporarily trapped in his truck while emergency crews work to shut power off to a wire he accidentally snagged in a business lot about 3:30 pm, Thursday . State Road between Cronig’s and the Black Dog Cafe was blocked for a short time while the wire was […]
Donald L. DeSorcy of West Tisbury died on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Longhill Assisted Living Facility in Edgartown. He was 85. Donald’s Funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 am on Monday, July 21, in St. Augustine’s Church, Franklin St., Vineyard Haven. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Vineyard Haven. Donations in […]
Meet Your Merchant Plus is sponsored content. * Point B Company History It was a gutsy move, opening a new real estate company during the toughest economic crisis in decades. In April 2009, Wendy Harman employed her passion for people, property and professionalism, creating Point B Realty. Wendy’s faith in Martha’s Vineyard as a magical […]
If I’m with someone, like Erik or Brendan and Stef we will talk most of the day. We talk like we aren’t strangers. About our family, personal struggles, relationships, goals in life, future plans… We open up like we know each other. It’s like the biking breaks down the walls between us. I love it.
This past winter we spent many evenings in front of an open fire in the wood stove, fully aware of just feeling contented. We’re probably between crises of some sort — who isn’t — but there’s a strong feeling of being settled, and we are ready to roll with the next punch that comes along.