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Vineyard rescue mission helps save cats and dogs

The people of the Virgin Islands are facing disaster after disaster through hurricanes Irma, Jose, and now Maria — and so are the animals....

Round-up on Roundup in Edgartown

In response to the Eversource plan to spray the herbicide along the firelane of the eastern end of the Edgartown’s bike path, town selectmen...

Ten things to do during the shoulder season

With September comes a breath of fresh air — there are suddenly empty parking spaces exactly where you need them, Five Corners is no...

Calling all beer geeks

If anything is in these days, it’s craft beer and microbreweries. The second annual Craft Beer Festival is this Saturday, Sept. 23, bringing 50-plus...

Bridgette with the henna

An earthy herbal scent came from the golden-green paste that Bridgette Bartlett glided onto a client’s skin outside Citrine on Main Street in Vineyard...

Extended hours approved for Edgartown liquor store

The Edgartown board of selectmen Monday approved extended hours of operation and licensing at Rosewater Wine & Spirits. The wine, beer, and spirits store...

Roasted carrots and bluebird cheese at State Road

My cousin Brad is the sous-chef at Eastern Standard in Boston, so when it comes to dinner out, he’s the default decision-maker. He visited...

Leaving the studio behind

An artist wears a big hat and stands behind an empty canvas on a wooden easel. Her well-worn palate is stained with a medley...

Steve Rattner’s take on today

Steve Rattner asked a sold-out crowd at the Grange Hall who voted for Hillary Clinton, who voted for Donald Trump, who voted for someone...

19 Raw is so shucking good

The Vineyard seems to cover all its bases as far as dining experiences go. Your harborside bar and grill, your casual diner, your white-tablecloth...

The Ritz rallies for Houston

Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the Texas Gulf Coast on August 25, and Ritz owners Larkin and Jackie Stallings aren’t ones to idly stand...

Edgartown personnel committee agrees to move forward with town employee review

The Edgartown board of selectmen met with the town’s personnel committee on Monday to revisit the classification and compensation study conducted in March. The...

‘I like the bartender’

Rose Guerin from Chilmark moves behind the bar at the Ritz with ease and efficiency. She has short, blonde, curly hair and wears cherry-red...

Landing at Lobsterville

There’s no place like the Oak Bluffs Harbor to sip on a fruity drink and shamelessly satisfy your daily caloric intake in one meal....

Toll on ferry trips floated to pay for school expenses

A school official and an Island resident pitched an idea that includes a toll on ferry trips that they say could help fund some...

An ode to August

Crowds of over 50,000 people occupied the Campground, the Ag Fair, and the Oak Bluffs fireworks last weekend, and we’re all feeling the aftermath...

‘See ewe at the Fair!

Most artists will tell you their painting, portrait, or sculpture has a muse, and Kate Wignall’s winning design for this year’s Ag Fair poster...

Martha’s Vineyard sips on the SoulCycle Kool-Aid

My hand shot up when SoulCycle instructor Charlotte Hitch asked how many people were there for the first time. It was 9:30 on a...

Pay attention to the man ‘Behind the Curtain’

Dim lights behind a drawn velvet curtain illuminate the frantic final moments before showtime. Backstage shadows make last-minute adjustments, and one silhouette stands center...

Long time coming

Allen Look of West Tisbury is finally doing what he loves. At 72 years old, photography has become his full-time job.He studied photography...