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Vineyard ‏girls basketball falls Friday to Coyle and Cassidy

Updated Tuesday, Jan. 31 3:00 pmThe smooth and skillful Lady Warriors of Coyle and Cassidy used a pressure defense and balanced offense to topple...

‏Edgartown junior high basketball wins girls and boys championships

Updated Wednesday, January 25The Edgartown Eagles boys and girls basketball teams took care of business Friday night, dispatching the Oak Bluffs Blazers on Friday...

Roberts Lures makes global splash

Peter Johnson of West Tisbury, owner and CEO of Roberts Lures, was the subject of a Times profile, bit.ly/peterjohnson, in October 2013. A lifetime...

MVRHS boys basketball notches convincing win over Bishop Feehan, 65-48

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys basketball team was operating on all cylinders on Monday as they overwhelmed a younger and smaller...

ACT III: Dr. Lorna Andrade

The Island’s first baby boomers turn 70 this year. Our 65-plus population is growing far faster here on the Island than in the of...

Cookware and dust fly at Ag Fair skillet toss

Skillets filled the air late on Sunday afternoon as the 155th Agricultural Fair wrapped up four glorious August days of down-home fun and relaxation....

Mamas top Snaps twice to claim Women’s Softball League title

The Mamas won the 2016 Women’s Softball League championship on Tuesday at Veterans Memorial Park and they did it in convincing fashion. Needing a...

Niantic Park basketball brings out the best

The scene at Niantic Park in Oak Bluffs was downright bucolic last Thursday evening. The humid air had cooled to the point of comfort,...

The Menemsha Fish House

Alec Gale is well-known in the world of Martha’s Vineyard commercial fishing. The Island native started a business, the Menemsha Fish House, in 2006...

Mink Meadows features four days of tournament play

Mink Meadows Golf Course in Vineyard Haven, celebrating its 80th birthday this year, was the site of some dramatic and highly entertaining golf last weekend....

Martha’s Vineyard women’s softball puts the fun in the game

The Boston Red Sox lost a game the other night to the Los Angeles Angels 21 to 2. It was unwatchable. Last Friday, the...

Dogs take to Lambert’s Cove Beach

On a pair of gorgeous weekend mornings in early July, the scene at Lambert’s Cove Beach in West Tisbury was classic. Revelers of all...

Martha’s Vineyard Sharks fall, but fans find their fun

On an early summer evening made for baseball, in a game dedicated to the Island’s first responders, the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks and Worcester Bravehearts...

ACT III: Don Olson

The Island’s first baby boomers turn 70 this year. Our 65-plus population is growing far faster here on the Island than in the of...

Vineyard lacrosse team beats Mashpee 11-8, earns tourney berth

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School boys lacrosse team earned a spot in the South Region Division 3 postseason tournament with a convincing 11-8...

Oak Bluffs Firefighter’s bowling tournament was a ball

The Oak Bluffs Firemen’s Civic Association Bowling Tournament attracted more than a hundred bowlers, and legions of their fans, to the Barn, Bowl and...

Vineyard girls varsity tennis team tops Bishop Feehan to stay unbeaten

The undefeated Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School girls varsity tennis team hosted Bishop Feehan on Friday in an Eastern Conference matchup and came away...

Girls JV softball tops O’Bryant in high-scoring contest, 23-16

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School girls junior varsity softball team improved to 6-9 on the season with a resounding 23-16 win over John...

Fog did not dampen the fun of the Kids Trout Derby

The 42nd annual Martha’s Vineyard Rod and Gun Club Kids Trout Derby attracted more than 155 young fishermen to the shore of Duarte’s Pond on...

Vineyard girls softball team falls to Falmouth in slugfest, 10-8

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School girls softball team could not hold off the hard-hitting Falmouth Clippers at home on Monday, losing 10 to...