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This is quite a community we’ve got here

The new year is a time of reflection. In our case we took the time to think back on the many people we’ve featured...

Night of new music

Pathways Arts presents a night of new music with Isaac Taylor on Friday, Dec. 29, at 7 pm at the Chilmark Tavern. Mr. Taylor...

Rock in the New Year

It’s baaaaack! Wave goodbye to 2017 with a Chilmark potluck jam on Saturday, Dec. 30, at 6 pm. Bring something tasty to share while...

Bands, brews, and BBQs

Offshore Ale is hosting a weekly dine event every Wednesday. Catch it on Wednesday, Jan. 3, from 6:30 to 9:30 pm — a night...

A look at notable exhibits and artists in 2017

The Vineyard art scene is alive and well, as evidenced by the abundance of exciting artists — both nationally known and locally famous —...

Ten must-see films viewed this year

In addition to its commercial movie theaters, Martha’s Vineyard is lucky enough to host film series — festivals year-round at the M.V. Film Center;...

Looking at some of 2017’s culinary highlights

Looking over this year’s coverage of food, drink, and all things cooking brought back some fond memories — mostly of last summer when we...

Holiday shrubs: Probiotic, refreshing, and flavorful

When you think “shrubs,” you probably don’t go running to your kitchen. You might think gardening, planting, or pruning, but Island chef Meave McAuliffe...

Books in Review: Fiction, politics, and sweet Island reads

Six of Time magazine’s top 10 nonfiction books in 2017 had to do with the 2016 presidential race, the state of our national and...

Music in review: The Rock was alive with the sound of music.

Here at The Times, we tried to give our local talent extra love in the year 2017. After all, music is one of the...

Performers from near and far visited in 2017

Theater, dance, and film lovers enjoyed a stellar season of entertainment in 2017. Island organizations brought exciting performers from all around the globe, and...

Welcome 2018: Out with the old in, with the new

This has been a trying and frustrating year for many, and if you're ready to kiss 2017 goodbye with a flourish, there are a...

Wild Side: Looking ahead

The end of one year and the start of the next one offers a moment for assessing the recent past and planning the future,...

Holiday restorative sound bath

Restorative sound baths use Himalayan and crystal singing bowls, monochords, chimes and other instruments. According to a press release, the resonant vibrational healing qualities...

REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: December 18 – 22, 2017

ChilmarkDec. 21, Faris M. Saah, F. Zeynep Aricanli, and Fatma Aricanli sold 54 Post Oak Rd. to Marc A. Recht and Erica B. Abate...

‘Surviving the Madmen’s War’: A Talk with Basia Jaworska

On Saturday, January 6 at 7 pm, Basia Jaworska will give a talk at the West Tisbury library titled, “Surviving the Madmen’s War: There's...

Court report: Dec. 20, 2017 – Dec. 22, 2017

 Dec. 20, 2017John M. Estrela, East. Falmouth; DOB 4/10/81, possession to distribute class B drug (cocaine): guilty, one year probation and must remain drug...

MVRHS indoor track falls to West Bridgewater

The West Bridgewater Wildcats topped the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School indoor track teams in an Eastern Athletic Conference (EAC) dual meet Friday at...

Vineyard Girls lose a squeaker

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School Girls varsity hockey team lost a thrilling 2-1 game to a very accomplished Sandwich High School team on...