Yearly Archives: 2014

Obama Vacation Beat: Saturday, August 9

Updated, 12:55 pm, Saturday, August 9. The President has arrived with his wife, Michelle Obama, and daughter Malia. The motorcade that will accompany them to...

Books Published in the past year by Islanders Write authors

Islanders Write — a day of discussion about the art, craft and business of writing — will be at the Grange Hall, Monday, August...

Running hot at the Chilmark 5K Road Race

More than 1,600 runners lined up on Middle Road in Chilmark at 10:30 am, Saturday morning for the 37th annual Chilmark Road Race. The...

Full Circle: Dana Gaines kayaks around Martha’s Vineyard

This morning just after 5 am, Dana Gaines stepped into his kayak and began to paddle. At 6 am he was still paddling, passing...

Obama Vacation Beat: Sunday

The presidential vacation got off to a late start Sunday. At approximately 1:10 pm, under blue skies and with barely a breeze wafting across...

A Haitian priest, a Vineyard filmmaker, and a city in ruins

A must-see movie, “Monsieur Le President,” will be screened at the M.V. Film Center in Vineyard Haven at 7:30 pm on August 12. In January...

The Moth returns to Oak Bluffs Tabernacle Saturday

For a second year, The Moth returns to the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs on Saturday, August 9 with true stories told live. Hosted by...

Blueberry Festival benefits Martha’s Vineyard Cancer Support Group

The 10th annual Blueberry Festival, held at the Federated Church Parish House in Edgartown, is this Sunday, August 10. From 8:30 to 10:30 am,...

Built on Stilts is back in town

The homegrown dance festival Built on Stilts turns 18 this year with performances from Thursday to Sunday, August 7-10, and Wednesday to Saturday, August...

Arlan Wise, Astrologer: Forecasts for August 4-10, 2014

Aug 4-10: Use that fiery energy.