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Island Theater deemed dangerous by unanimous board of survey vote

Updated Wed., Dec. 7 at 4 pmThe board of survey (BOS) assembled by Oak Bluffs building inspector Mark Barbadoro officially declared the Island Theater...

Tisbury left ‘in the dark’ as Beach Road project nears next design phase

The Beach Road design review committee is requesting better communication with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) regarding the $2.4 million state and federally...

Marilyn Abrams

Marilyn Spitz Abrams, who spent summers on the Vineyard for more than 40 years, died — peacefully and painlessly — at home in Palo...

Winter sports schedule

MVRHS winter sports For complete, updated schedules, visit miaa.net/schools/public/martOa. All basketball games played at MVRHS. Varsity Boys Basketball Tues., Jan. 1, 2017 vs. Coyle & Cassidy, 4:30 pm Mon.,...

Oak Bluffs blazes past Tisbury in boys junior high hoops

The Oak Bluffs boys completed a home and home season opening sweep of the Tisbury Tigers with a 52-26 interscholastic basketball win Thursday afternoon...

Claudio Gasparini

Claudio Gasparini, 59, died on Nov. 19, 2016, in Lancaster, Pa. A former resident of Martha's Vineyard, Mr. Gasparini was an artist who exhibited...

'Nut/Cracked' returns to Martha's Vineyard in time for the holidays

For the second year in a row, the Yard will bring the wintertime classic-turned-contemporary “Nut/Cracked” to the Performing Arts Center this Saturday, Dec. 3.The...

U. Mass professor speaks about the state of the Vineyard economy

At an event at the Harbor View Hotel on Thursday, Michael Goodman, a professor of public policy and head of the Public Policy Center...

Reclassifying commercial moorings

At their Nov. 1 meeting, Tisbury selectmen aired an idea about how to manage moorings in the harbor. After saying he’d spoken with other...

Saudade: News from and for the Brazilian community/ Notícias de e para a comunidade...

A tradução deste artigo se encontra no final da versão em inglêsChristmas always feels like it arrives in the blink of an eye. This...

Oak Bluffs lights the lights

Islanders gathered in Healey Square last night to witness the annual Oak Bluffs tree lighting. Guests, adorned in reindeer antlers, sipped free hot chocolate...

Ramona Margaret H. Mass

Safra H. Mass and Aela H. Mass of Vineyard Haven announce the birth of a daughter, Ramona Margaret H. Mass, born on Nov. 10,...

Reagan Elizabeth Ready

Erin Ready and Sean Ready of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Reagan Elizabeth Ready, on Nov. 20, 2016, at Martha's Vineyard Hospital. Reagan...

Sophia Lavine Silva

Joice Bianca da Silva and Bruno Emilio da Silva of Vineyard Haven announce the birth of a daughter, Sophia Lavine Silva, on Nov. 20,...

Killian Leslie Leland

Caitlyn Leland and Gregory Leland of West Tisbury announce the birth of a son, Killian Leslie Leland, on Nov.18, 2016, at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital....

Ivy Rose Runner

Rose Runner and Benjamin Runner of West Tisbury announce the birth of a daughter, Ivy Rose Runner, on Nov. 16, 2016, at Martha’s Vineyard...