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Births

Abigail Joan Ward Sarah Ward and Knolls Ward of Vineyard Haven announce the birth of a daughter, Abigail Joan Ward, on April 20, 2016, at...

David Condon McDonough

David Condon McDonough died Monday, April 11, 2016, surrounded by family in the home of the Azzaranos in Wayne, Pa. He was 83.Born and...

The Dunes at the Winnetu welcomes a new chef

“Honest food, simply prepared with love, will outlive any trend,” Chef Noel Middleton says — and I wholeheartedly agree. Mr. Middleton is the new...

Support Felix Neck with blues and a Bird-a-Thon

The Ritz will host a benefit concert for Felix Neck on Saturday, April 30, featuring the Chandler Blues Band. Music will start at 10...

Comb a beach in honor of Earth Day

In honor of Earth Day (which fell on April 22), the Vineyard Conservation Society will host a cross-Island beach cleanup day this Saturday, April...

Student string group performs Thursday

The All-Island Elementary School String Program will present its annual Spring Orchestra Concert on Thursday, April 28, at 6:30 pm at the Performing Arts...

Harvest of the Month: Thinking outside the salad box

Lettuce is usually relegated to the salad bowl, but it doesn’t always have to be like that. I remember being home for spring break...

The Pathways finale was hardly final

It’s been a “Game of Thrones” season — in terms of drama — for the Pathways Arts Institute, which inhabits the Chilmark Tavern each...

Volunteers needed for M.V. Wine Fest

The Martha’s Vineyard Wine Festival is looking for volunteers for all events and wine dinners (which can be found at themvwinefestival.com/events/). Volunteers can snag...

Raising the ‘Art Bar’ with Kenneth Vincent

On Wednesday evening, April 20, the Martha's Vineyard Museum hosted an Art Bar featuring a special guest instructor, artist Kenneth Vincent. Katy Fuller, the...

Visitors experience shear delight at Island Alpaca Co.

This past Saturday, in keeping with the Earth Day celebrations, Island Alpaca Co. hosted its ninth annual Shearing Day celebration. It was a fun...

Chilmark says yes to $9 million budget, no to beer and wine service

Chilmarkers crowded into the Chilmark Community Center at 7:30 pm Monday to attend to a 36-article annual town meeting warrant and take action on...

Vineyard boys baseball team defeats Bourne at home, 4-1

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School boys baseball team earned an impressive 4-1 win over a strong Bourne squad at Vineyard Baseball Park on...

Herbert R. Mercier Jr.

Herbert Randolph Mercier Jr. died peacefully on April 23 at his home in Edgartown with family. He was 84 years old.Born on April 29,...

Lambert's Cove Road reopened to traffic following afternoon accident

Updated 6 pm, TuesdayLambert's Cove Road reopened to through traffic about 8 pm Monday night, following an accident that left a utility pole sheared in two,...

Tisbury town elections are Tuesday

Two weeks after town meeting, Tisbury voters head to the polls on Tuesday to elect town officers and take action on a Proposition 2.5...

Martha's Vineyard boys lacrosse team tops visiting Nauset, 8-6

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys lacrosse team entered Saturday’s game against winless Nauset with two factors on their side: They were...

Edward Lynn Setterberg

Edward Lynn Setterberg, of Greenwich, Conn., and Martha’s Vineyard, died April 17, 2017. He was 43.Born Feb. 4, 1973, Ed was an alumni of...

William T. Ratcliff

William T. "Tony" Ratcliff of Oak Bluffs died on Thursday, April 21, 2016, at the Martha's Vineyard Hospital. He was 70.Tony was married to Deborah...

Martha's Vineyard boys win Westwood baseball championship

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School boys baseball team won the Westwood High School Russell E. Downes Baseball Tournament Thursday in thrilling fashion with...