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Blooming Bids helps kids grow on Martha’s Vineyard

This year's Blooming Bids for Kids auction offers garden themed art and landscaping to raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Martha's Vineyard.

Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing begins July 15

This year's Summer Program continues to give aspiring writer's direct contact, feedback and lessons from established, professional writes.

Harbor Fest brought vendors and visitors to Martha’s Vineyard

The 21st annual Oak Bluffs Harbor Festival filled the streets along the Oak Bluffs Harbor.

Dancers RISE for a show stopping performance on Martha’s Vineyard

Photos from RISE's fifth birthday celebration Show Stoppers!, held over the weekend at the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School.

What’s up MV: Reggae tones and complex humans liven it up

Take your pick this weekend. Deejays and live bands liven up the Island scene.

Noteworthy events on Martha’s Vineyard

Happenings at the Trinity Episcopal Church in Oak Bluffs and Island Theatre Workshop's new production.

Learning and playing in nature, with Project Headway

The all-volunteer project is a work in progress that will expand in the coming months and years. Future plans for the space include a rope bridge.

Playhouse plays move to new locations during renovation

The Vineyard Playhouse opens its 2012 Monday Night Special series on June 25 at an alternate location while the Playhouse is being renovated.

Poets share their craft at the West Tisbury library

West Tisbury Poet Laureate Justen Ahren and poet Rebecca Morgan Frank shared their writing with a rapt audience on Tuesday, June 5th.

What’s up MV: Gypsy rock hop and wood bats

Top quality local acts will liven up the Sharks act when they take to the ballfield Saturday and Sunday as the season gets underway.

Supernova Fieldtrip visits the Lampost on Friday

Supernova Fieldtrip's debut show of the season promises fresh vibes and eccentric outfits.

Sense of Wonder celebrates art students

The Sense of Wonder art classes have ended, but their summer camp begins soon. Last Sunday they hosted a benefit art sale at the camp.

Tall ship Picton Castle visits Martha’s Vineyard

The Picton Castle, a 179-foot barque, arrived for a brief stay Wednesday and will depart Saturday. Tours are available Friday.

What’s Up MV: Martha’s Vineyard weekend music

Deejays and weekly acts headline this weekend's music.

Photographer discusses Martha’s Vineyard connections

Shaw Cramer Gallery talks began last weekend with photographer R. Michael Beatty.

Crowd is hooked on Hooked Martha’s Vineyard

Hooked's grand opening seemed to go off without a hitch, reeling in a large crowd that enjoyed drinks, hors d'oeuvres, and live music.

Musically Martha’s Vineyard: funk, hip hop, rock kick off summer

These musical events usher the summer into Oak Bluffs. Come dance to DJ's and live bands spinning and jamming everything from funk to hip hop.

Eden, a gardener’s dream

Now in its 25th year, Eden Market and Garden Center on State Road in Vineyard Haven has aged with ever-growing glory.

Riding for a cure

The first riders completed Saturday's 50-mile Pan-Martha Challenge in just under two-and-a-half hours, their sweat mixing with the satisfaction of having helped to raise thousands of dollars for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.