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Good Night Louise performs to benefit the West Tisbury library

On Tuesday, August 4, there will be a special performance by local blues and folk band Good Night Louise to benefit the West Tisbury...

Shooting bugs

Photography in general, and the study of insects in particular, has been revolutionized by digital cameras. Examination of a specimen — usually a dead...

Michele Ortlip shows off her favorite Vineyard places at the M.V. Playhouse

Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse is currently host to an art exhibition by Vineyard artist Michele Ortlip, going on now through Friday, August 7. The solo...

Wine dinners at Atria, a summer must

An entire month’s worth of summer adventures still await us, and among our things left to do, summer wine dinners at Atria are a...

Find a better balance with Remedy MV in Edgartown

When a Bikram yoga instructor from Michigan decided to start a cold-press juice company, she never thought it’d make her the talk of the...

The Yard prepares for Pride Not Prejudice 2: Their second annual LGBTQ festival

The upcoming Pride Not Prejudice event at the Yard in Chilmark is not just for the LGBTQ community, it’s intended as a party for...

A first for Documentary Week, and the Summer Institute and Film Festival offerings continue

The Martha’s Vineyard Film Center launches its first annual Documentary Week on Monday, August 3, with the riveting “The Wolfpack.” In addition, the Hebrew...

Harvest of the Month: Green Beans

This July we celebrate green beans, a workhorse in the garden, as our Harvest of the Month.Bean seeds boast beautiful colors and patterns, sprout...

Births

Adaliah Caitlin PhillipsClaire Phelan-Phillips and Isaiah Phillips of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Adaliah Caitlin Phillips, on July 22, 2015, at...

Sustainable Vineyard documentary shorts at Chilmark Community Center

The Sustainable Vineyard documentary shorts series returns to the Chilmark Community Center thisThursday, July 30. Three films that played at the Martha’s Vineyard Film...

Slide show and video: above Martha’s Vineyard

Katama Airfield, the country’s oldest continuously-run grass airfield, is situated behind South Beach in the southeastern part of the Island. It is bustling with...

Martha’s Vineyard Book Festival comes to Edgartown and Chilmark this weekend

The Martha’s Vineyard Book Festival, now in its sixth year, includes a packed program of panel discussions on Saturday, August 1, in Edgartown and...

A night of reggae with Third World at Flatbread

In the mood for some island-inspired jams this weekend? Celebrating 42 years, the “Reggae Ambassadors” that make up Third World will be coming to...

Holmes Hole update: To reef or not to reef

On Thursday evening, July 23, 19 boats enjoyed a 15-knot breeze as they circled the triangular course in Vineyard Haven Harbor after beating to...

Vineyard U10 baseball team finishes second in Lorusso Cup play

The Martha's Vineyard U10 Baseball All-Stars competed in Barnstable's esteemed Lorusso Cup tournament from Thursday to Sunday, July 23–26, and came away with a...

It’s not too late to get ‘Fit in ’15’ with the Oak Bluffs library

New Year’s resolutions come and go; diet plans fly out the window at the first pizza; exercise goals are forgotten when the alarm rings...

Temptation wins Edgartown Yacht Club ’Round-the-Island Race

Despite forecasts to the contrary, Saturday proved a wonderful sailing day for the 77th ’Round-the-Island Race, hosted by the Edgartown Yacht Club. Sixty-eight yachts...

Go for a climb at Island Gymnastics

Looking for something new and exciting to do with the kids this summer? Head on over to Island Gymnastics in West Tisbury, and experience...

Beach Road prepares to opens its doors in Vineyard Haven

Beach Road restaurant, sister restaurant to the popular State Road restaurant in West Tisbury, is getting ready for business. The restaurant, in the space...

Celebrate a full moon with Stefanie Wolf

Join Stefanie Wolf Designs and special guest local designer Kenworthy for a Full Moon Soiree on Friday, July 31, from 6 to 9 pm...