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Van flips in two-vehicle crash

A NAPA Auto Parts van and second car were involved in a two-car crash Friday on Barnes Road near the Airport Business Park Friday...

Tisbury charts course for floating workshops

Tisbury Waterways & Harbor Planning Committee debated regulatory changes to houseboats, liveaboards, and floating workshops Wednesday evening during a special joint session in the...

Sponsored: Real Estate Confidential: Selling versus asking prices

Weekly chit-chat about new listings, sales or other insider info on the Martha’s Vineyard real estate market, by Fred Roven, Martha’s Vineyard Buyer Agents,...

School’s out for summer

Students at the Tisbury School lined up at the doors to greet the beginning of summer on Friday afternoon as schools closed for the...

MVC approves Harbor View hotel expansion

The Martha’s Vineyard Commission approved a major renovation proposal to the Harbor View Hotel at Thursday’s meeting and decided it did not require a...

Red, white and blues

To the Editor:Our American flag, held aloft by Trump, Pence and cowering Republicans is now at a different angle with the red stripes dripping...

Return of the titan

Donald Herman is the new varsity football coach at Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS).The former MVRHS football coach of 28 years was...

Jerry Baric

Jerry Baric, 48, owner of Aurora Electric Solutions, died at his home in Vineyard Haven on June 12, 2018.A resident of Martha’s Vineyard since...

Women’s lacrosse pioneer Dripps joins EMASS Lacrosse Hall of Fame

Betsy Dripps met lacrosse about 60 years ago as a fourth-grader at the The Shipley School outside Philadelphia.At that time, lacrosse was little-known, mainly...

Martha’s Vineyard Sea Salt

Martha’s Vineyard Sea Salt is a Down Island Farm product conceived when Heidi Feldman was happily munching her way through a bag of sea...

Big Question: Metered taxis?

Do you think the Island should have metered taxis? Reply online as a comment, or send your answers to onisland@mvtimes.com with the subject line “MVSB...

Quote of the week

“For me personally, technology has made my job harder, in that there’s less time on the sales floor and more time needed staring at...

Supreme Court rules in favor of Martha’s Vineyard man

Updated 11:40 amThe U.S. Supreme Court made a decision today that has implications for a Martha’s Vineyard man and beyond.In an 8-1, the nation’s...

B Corp. names South Mountain Co. among ‘Best for the World.’

South Mountain Co., the West Tisbury architecture, building, and renewable energy firm, has been recognized for creating extraordinary positive impact, according to the nonprofit...

Sandpiper Realty welcomes Dawn Bellante Holand to its team

Sandpiper Realty has added Dawn Bellante Holand to its roster of real estate professionals. According to a press release, Holand has a true passion...

Featherstone’s shining jewel

Over the years, there’s been constant inquiry for jewelry-making classes at Featherstone, and while the Island has a plethora of jewelers who could teach...

Vineyard Scene: Father’s Day Bluegrass and Barbecue

This past Sunday I attended the annual Father's Day Bluegrass and Barbecue at the FARM Institute in Katama. It was quintessential Vineyard fare: livestock...

Go to Gio’s

It’s very fitting that Giordano’s, an italian food establishment at the foot of Circuit Avenue in Oak Bluffs, refers to itself as a family...

Tastebuds take flight

Austere and filled with banal pre-coffee turpitude, I cruised over to the Plane View restaurant to meet my colleagues for the day’s first and...