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’Tis the season in Tisbury

The Vineyard Haven Business Association has the town of Tisbury gearing up for a busy and spirited December. It all starts on Dec. 10,...

Season’s greetings from the M.V. Museum

The Martha’s Vineyard Museum will open its latest and last exhibit in its Edgartown location on Monday, Dec. 11, during a reception from 5...

Wampanoag winter

Everyone likes a good offseason excuse to head all the way up-Island, and this Saturday, Dec. 9, the Aquinnah town hall will be alive...

Beach Road blaze doused quickly by Tisbury firefighters

Just before 4 pm on Sunday, Tisbury firefighters responded to a 911 call about a blaze behind the structure at 129 Beach Road.The cause...

Black Dog is shelter’s best friend

To the Editor:The Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard would like to recognize and to thank the Black Dog for making the shelter the beneficiary...

Co-workers and Vineyarders rally around maternity nurse

Carla Furtaw left Martha’s Vineyard Friday in search of the latest treatment in what’s been a 26-year battle with ovarian cancer.She left with a...

Photos: FARM Institute raises the wreath

On Saturday, farm visitors gathered at the FARM Institute in Katama to make festive holiday wreaths for their homes and the farm’s barn door,...

Steamship bus driver dies at Palmer lot

Updated Dec. 4 at 3:45 pmThe Steamship Authority is mourning the death of one of its employees, bus driver Jack Hayes.On Sunday at...

It’s over for Cape Wind

Cape Wind, the 130-wind-turbine project proposed for Nantucket Sound, is finally dead in the water, a spokeswoman for the federal Bureau of Ocean Energy...

MVC concludes public hearings on Chappy cell tower

The public hearings that began in early October on the proposed permanent AT&T cell phone tower on Chappaquiddick concluded Thursday night at the Martha’s...

Laura Marshard may face more scrutiny

The Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers, which in October found Laura Marshard guilty of misconduct, appears to be widening its investigation of the prosecutor....

Real Estate Confidential: The story behind the finest waterfront community on the east coast.

By Fred Roven, MV Buyer AgentsNot a bad gig to visit by far the most beautiful scenery to be found on Martha’s Vineyard on...

Sponsored: Holiday Moroccan Flavors

By Jan BuhrmanThis holiday season consider a dinner that brings out the warm spices of cumin, cinnamon, turmeric, nutmeg, ginger and allspice. Similar to...

Eunice Youmans is new general manager for The Trustees

Eunice Youmans has been named general manager for eight properties of The Trustees of Reservations on Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket.Ms. Youmans serves as a...

Tisbury Tigers continue to roll

The Tisbury Tigers Middle School girls basketball team, led by Braedyn Clark’s 32 points, held off a tenacious West Tisbury Hawks squad, en route...

New Woods Hole building is ready for ticket sales

Updated Dec. 4That new terminal you’ve been seeing for months in Woods Hole, the one with a vinyl wrap of nautical charts on its...