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Births

Adanya Takam MadzoKaty Kjoune Takam and Martin Boris Takam of Vineyard Haven announce the birth of a daughter, Adanya Takam Madzo, on Feb. 29,...

Academic honors

Dean’s listEva Balboni of Edgartown, at MCPHS University.Taylor Maciel of Vineyard Haven, at Curry College.Christine Janak of Oak Bluffs, at Gettysburg College.Elizabeth Lubin of...

Real Estate Transactions Feb. 22 – 26, 2016

AquinnahFeb. 25, Mark Hirschey, trustee of Seahorse Nominee Trust, sold 2 Sea Horse Lane to Susan Casey for $1,100,000.ChilmarkFeb. 23, Kendall P. Harris, trustee...

Movie seat scuffle

Bemused readers ask novelist Nicole Galland for her take on navigating the precarious social landscape that comes with living on the Vineyard. Nicole, who...

Services for William Riley Deeble III

Funeral service for William Riley Deeble III, who died on Feb. 18, 2016, will be held at Grace Episcopal Church, corner of William and...

Aquinnah: Leap Day

We made it through February! The worst month on Martha’s Vineyard, and it was one day longer this year — congratulations, everyone. As far...

Some ferries canceled Wednesday morning

Due to weather conditions, the Steamship Authority has canceled the following boats:M/V SANKATY 8:30AM Woods Hole to Vineyard HavenM/V SANKATY 9:45AM Vineyard Haven to...

Bridge notes

No results were reported for the Feb. 22 game of the Edgartown Bridge Club.At the Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club in Vineyard Haven on Feb....

Edgartown: Vacation is over

Welcome back to all of you who traveled over February vacation. The miracle of modern technology allowed those of us who stayed behind to...

Eulogy for the Old Man on the Hill

By Maurice Young (1972)There’s a lonely old man away, way high up on a hill;puffing vainly on his pipe amidst the stench in the...

R. Jeffrey Riotte

R. Jeffrey Riotte died peacefully at home on Feb. 21, 2016, four months shy of his 70th birthday, from cancer.Jeff grew up in Montclair,...

Celebration of life of Robert Mackay

Updated Tuesday, March 8Robert "Bob" Mackay of Vineyard Haven died at Martha's Vineyard Hospital on Feb. 29, 2016, surrounded by his loving family. He...

Super Tuesday on Martha's Vineyard

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=srWC6u6Af2s&feature=youtu.beA crew from the Martha’s Vineyard Times made the most of a glorious spring-like election day and traveled to polling stations in Oak Bluffs,...

Rockfish comforts with classic foods

Even though March is already here and spring will soon grace us with her presence, the cold weather is still present, especially during the...

Going vegan on Martha’s Vineyard

Islanders share recipes for animal-friendly foods, and big news from the Aquinnah dining scene.

Laugh it off at Harbor View Comedy Night

Dinner and a movie getting old? How about dinner and a comedy show? This Friday, March 4, the Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown will...

Keep calm and craft on at Featherstone ladies' night

Monday, March 7, is Ladies’ Night at Featherstone Center for the Arts. Vineyard women can gather in the Pebble Building for an evening of...

Museum hands MVRHS the reins with ‘Kids in the Archives’

Ninety-six freshman from Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School had the chance to curate the most recent Spotlight exhibit at the Martha’s Vineyard Museum. “Kids...

Oak Bluffs town election promises little suspense

The Oak Bluffs town election on Thursday, April 14, looks to be more of a group inauguration than an actual election — of the...