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Wedding: Lucy Bliss Whittemore & Barton Heywood

Lucy Bliss Whittemore & Barton HeywoodLucy Bliss Whittemore and Barton Heywood married on Tuesday, Jan. 6, at Lucy’s late mother’s house in Edgartown. Joe...

Vineyard JV girls lose to strong Sandwich team, 8-0

The girls hockey team could not match the strength of the mainland Blue Knights.

Sheriff’s Meadow Cedar Tree Neck Sanctuary grows with 31-acre donation

The George A. Hough Preserve will increase trail access to the West Tisbury property that overlooks the Vineyard’s north shore.

Edward W. Brooke, former U.S. Senator, Oak Bluffs resident, dies at 95

For 27 years he owned a spacious home in Oak Bluffs and was frequently in residence both on and off season.

Missteps, late tax payments create budget deficit for Aquinnah

Voters will decide how to fix a $100,000 budget shortfall at special town meeting next Wednesday.

Sandwich has Vineyard boys basketball team for lunch, 72 to 57

Updated, 7 pm, January 7The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School boys varsity basketball team dug themselves a deep first-quarter hole from which they could...

New Year’s Day march affirms value of life, reflects many concerns

The NAACP sponsored march echoed calls by protesters across the nation for better community relations with police officers.

Polar Plunge Raises more than $800 for Wounded Warrior Project

On New Year’s Day a hardy group of Islanders plunged into Nantucket Sound for a good cause.

Martha's Vineyard rang in 2015 with revelry

Islanders rocked around the clock this New Year's Eve.