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Empowered Mamas Workshop with Jennifer Knight

On Monday, Dec. 4, at 6 pm, Jennifer Knight, life coach and mother, will lead an inspirational and nourishing creative program for mothers. In...

Martha’s Vineyard herring stocks show alarming decline

https://www.facebook.com/wampnrd/videos/1319594118094023/Herring Creek is a small stream that plays a mighty role in the Martha’s Vineyard ecosystem. It’s the one waterway that connects Menemsha Pond...

Boch Park easement delayed

Tisbury board of selectmen have put off approving a sewer easement for Boch Park, the private park fenced off and ready for construction at...

Brian Athearn takes the reins of Ag Society

Update Nov. 29 at 5:15 pmFarmer and MV Tech owner Brian Athearn was elected president of the Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Society at its annual...

Second Sunday Jazz Series

On Sunday, Dec. 10, at 3:30 pm, the public is invited to a live jazz concert featuring John Alaimo on piano, Michael Tinus on...

Ask Tom, the Dogcharmer: Spike

Dear Tom,When I adopted Spike two years ago, he was a very damaged and shy rescue puppy. He has become more confident, and...

‘What’s It Worth?’

On Friday, Dec. 1, at 5 pm, the Martha's Vineyard Museum will present “What’s It Worth?”at a private West Tisbury home.According to a press...

After 18: Jesse Dawson

Every year The MV Times asks four recent high school graduates to write about their experiences during their first year after graduation. Jesse Dawson...

Deliver a solution instead of criticism

To the Editor:The Vineyard Haven Post Office is understaffed and overwhelmed. We live on an Island where everything is more expensive, if you can...

REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: November 20 – 24, 2017

AquinnahNov. 21, Jason M. Boynton, Seth M. Boynton, and Sandra S. Boynton sold 10 Deer Path to David Herskovits, trustee of David Herskovits Revocable...

Births: Aug. 3-Nov. 26

Killian Lee Martin HayesKristen Plante, formerly of West Tisbury, and Martin Hayes announce the birth of a son, Killian Lee Martin Hayes, on August...

The last straw

Straw Free MV, a group of students-turned-activists from the West Tisbury School, are trying to decrease the amount of straws being passed out at...

From the shadows into the spotlight

 Even on a night when they were being recognized for their contributions to the community, the Dunkls — Frank, Peter, and Heidi — shunned...

Michael Blanchard uses imagery to fight addiction

Michael Blanchard is an open book of a man who has struggled with addiction and found a healing road in recovery. He now chooses...

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

A tradução deste artigo se encontra no final da versão em inglêsIn September, Jane Sampaio, the other Portuguese teacher at the Martha's Vineyard Regional...

Toy boat, toy boat, toy boat …

Rob, Morgan, Jamie, and Brooke Douglas are certainly no strangers to sailing; it’s part of the Douglas DNA. The family owns the Shenandoah and...

Conifer identification class

Join PHA curatorial intern Thomas Murphy on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm for an in-depth look at conifers —...

Roger C. Blake Jr.

Updated Dec. 4Roger C. Blake Jr., 86, of Chelsea, formerly of Falmouth and West Tisbury, died on Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017, after a lengthy...

Juan Narciso More Laso

Juan Narciso More Laso died in his home in West Tisbury on Nov. 25, 2017.Juan was born in Madrid, Spain, and grew up in...

Laura Semrad

Laura Semrad, 56, of Carlisle, died suddenly on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, in Sandwich.Laura was born on July 22, 1961, in Concord, to the...