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Bridge Results

The Edgartown Bridge Club did not hold a game on Dec. 26 due to the holiday.At the Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club in Vineyard Haven...

Janice Harlow Mead

Janice Harlow (Brett) Mead, “Jan,” died peacefully on Martha’s Vineyard on Dec. 28, 2016.Jan was born on March 27, 1925, the youngest of four...

Maitland Armstrong Edey Jr.

Maitland Armstrong Edey Jr., a resident of West Tisbury, died on Dec. 30, 2016. An obituary will follow in a later edition of this...

Winter walk

Join the Vineyard Conservation Society for a winter walk around the Frances Newhall Woods Preserve on Sunday, Jan. 8, at 1 pm. This 512-acre...

‘We Dance’ at Pathways

On Friday, Jan. 6, join Pathways in Chilmark for an evening of performances by local dancers, followed by a community dance party. Guest performers...

Intro to artisan bread baking

Learn the basics of baking artisan bread at the Vineyard Bread Project on Sunday, Jan. 8, from 8:45 to 11:45 am. You will learn...

Barnyard Saints Blog: Unexpected Springfield

Island artist duo Danielle Mulcahy and Walker Roman hit the road at the beginning of October, armed with a renovated fifth-wheel trailer, all of...

Slinging paint: The art of Kasha Ritter

Ten years ago, Kasha Ritter was searching for her style. She tried oils and acrylics, any media traditionally meant for a canvas, but found...

Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse honors Patricia Neal with film series

During the month of January, the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse will hold a film series to honor one of its longtime supporters, actress Patricia Neal....

Cheryl B. Stark

Cheryl B. Stark, 70, died at her West Tisbury home on Monday, Jan. 2, 2017. A celebration of Cheryl’s life is being planned for...

Kick off 2017 with healthy recipes

In the past week I’ve heard the words “new year, new you” over a dozen times. A new year is a fresh start, a...

Food predictions for 2017

Food guides us. It’s the reason we travel to faraway places, seek out our family’s recipes, and feel such a deep emotional connection to...

Patricia Blanc

Patricia Blanc, beloved wife, mother of six, with 16 grandchildren, died peacefully on Dec. 31, 2016, at home on Martha's Vineyard, surrounded by her...

In the new year, two films try looking ahead

Picture God as a nasty, pajama-clad Belgian, and you’ll find yourself ready to watch “The Brand New Testament,” playing this weekend at the Martha’s...

The landscapes of Anna Finnerty on display in West Tisbury

Take a look at the work of Anna Lowely Finnerty, now on display at the West Tisbury library, and you might think that her...

Martha's Vineyard rings in 2017 in style

Martha’s Vineyard welcomed the new year with celebrations all over the Island on Saturday night. The Ritz, Pathways, the Portuguese-American Club, the Loft, the...

Ask Tom, the Dogcharmer: Rosie

Hi,I have a 13½-pound Teddy Bear puppy that licks all the time. She will lick hands, clothes, her forelegs, and as much of the...