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Bash for the Barn Raisers

Back in 1995, Carly Simon and James Taylor reunited for a fundraiser at the new Agricultural Hall in West Tisbury. The fundraiser concert, dubbed...

Keeping up with the DAR

So what image pops to mind when you hear the name Daughters of the American Revolution? A longtime member of the Martha’s Vineyard DAR...

Meet Your Merchant: Leonardo Bonjour

I’ll be honest, I didn’t know much about Brazilian jiujitsu prior to writing this piece. I wasn’t even sure I was pronouncing it correctly...

Garden Notes: Does it really need mulch?

The end nears for the foliage season: We return to standard time, and dark November. Woodlands are in the fleeting transitional moment: tawny, burnished,...

Edgartown: Time is flying

Today was the quintessential perfect fall day. After Saturday’s wind, which knocked so many brightly colored leaves off the trees, the cool crisp air...

Ask the Dogcharmer: Bernard

Hello Dogcharmer!Our dog Bernard hates car rides. He shakes, pants, whines, and won’t sit still. We avoid the car altogether because we feel bad,...

Naturalist Suzan Bellincampi releases second book

Felix Neck Sanctuary director Suzan Bellincampi's first book, “Martha’s Vineyard: A Field Guide to Island Nature.” was named one of the Best Books of...

Personal Emergency Planning Talk and Wellness Clinic — new date

On Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 12:30 pm, Public Health Nurse Lila Fischer and Medical Reserve Corps member Karen McPhail will give an overview of...

Fuel Assistance Program open

Jack Cocio, chief executive officer of South Shore Community Action Council Inc., recently announced in a press release that the Fuel Assistance Program is...

Chilmark: Reflecting

I have been moved to tears many times since the tragedy at the Tree of Life Synagogue, a marker of an uncomfortable shift in...

Bridge Results

At the Oct. 29, 1:15 pm game of the Edgartown Bridge Club in Vineyard Haven, 10 pairs competed. Finishing in a tie for first...

Lavinia Rodrigues Vial

Carla Dasilva and Wederson Vial of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Lavinia Rodrigues Vial, on Nov. 5, 2018, at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital....

Alice Souza Perini

Sarita Perini and Romario De Souza of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Alice Souza Perini, on Nov. 1, 2018, at Martha’s...

Thayer Margaret Kelly

Niki Deharo and Andrew Kelly of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Thayer Margaret Kelly, on Oct. 29, 2018, at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital....

Cronan Oliver Healy

Morning Star Healy and J.J. Healy of Edgartown announce the birth of a son, Cronan Oliver Healy, on Oct. 15, 2018, at Massachusetts General...

Aquinnah: Afterschool club

Something really terrible happened in Aquinnah last week. Juli Vanderhoop was robbed of $6,000. Someone came into her home when she was not there...

Bring your imagination

All you need is the will and your body will follow, allowing you to thoroughly enjoy Jesse Keller Jason’s adult community dance class at...

Lessons in needlework

Grace Episcopal Church in Vineyard Haven always shines, with its two tall Tiffany windows and smaller windows honoring historic African American clergy, and its...

Wild, wild life

If you stopped by Dilly's Taqueria this past summer, you no doubt noticed some very colorful artwork on the walls. The artist is Island-born-and-raised...

Red Stocking Ride

The Martha’s Vineyard Harley Riders will ride for a good cause on Sunday, Nov. 11, starting at 9:30 am. Beginning at the Portuguese-American Club,...