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Browsing brunches

There are many things to consider when choosing the right Sunday morning brunch. First, you need to figure out atmosphere. Are you feeling down-Island...

Accessibility questioned at the Old Whaling Church

The Edgartown annual town meeting has been held in the Old Whaling Church for 37 years, but accessibility for voters could be better, according...

Dress up with a Dreamboat

Since 2016, Islanders have gathered at the Harbor View Hotel to watch the Kentucky Derby. Vehement follower or not, it’s an excuse to dress...

A very merry month of May

Every day that calls for sunglasses and a light jacket is one step closer to the long-awaited summer season. Can you believe it’s already...

Celebrate Cinco with a Sharky’s drinko

Cinco de Mayo rarely falls on a Saturday, but when it does, you can count on restaurant owner J.B. Blau to turn it into...

New York meets Martha’s Vineyard

Lloyd Crawford is a fashion designer from New York City. Ten years ago, he started iFashion Magazine, a monthly publication meant to make the...

Bedside Table: Britt Bowker

This isn’t actually a bedside table; it’s one of those cubed stacked storage units every kid seems to acquire before moving to college. They’re...

Coming attractions

Earlier this month, the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse announced its 2018 season, and I can think of five reasons to mark your calendar.Reason 1:...

Sunday afternoons at Linda Jean’s

Sunny Sundays are meant to be spent with a little self-indulgence, and I followed the beat of my cravings to Linda Jean’s on Circuit...

Made on Martha’s Vineyard

People know that people love Martha’s Vineyard. It’s in the name. Products with Chilmark, Menemsha, or M.V. on the label are immediately attractive to...

Power of Hawkhouse

It is said that crystals act as conduits for healing. An amethyst gemstone might have properties that help with addiction. A quartz crystal might...

Seasonal tips from pet professionals

We’re ready for the warm weather, but how about your pets? A new season means new health concerns, and it’s important to know what...

‘Love for Love,’ for the love of dogs

After Hurricane Irma ravaged hundreds of Caribbean islands in September 2017, country music singer Kenny Chesney rounded up support for and created the Love...

Back Door Donuts is open for the season

Nothing says good morning like a free doughnut, and over 1,000 were given out to Islanders last Thursday and Friday morning to kick off...

Did somebody say free doughnut?

Nothing says good morning like a free doughnut, and over 1,000 were given out to Islanders Thursday and Friday morning. From 7 to 10...

Now hiring: Most of the Island

The Island’s most eligible employers and employees gathered at the MVRHS cafeteria Saturday for the second annual Martha’s Vineyard Job and Volunteer Fair. The...

Ernie Boch Jr. presents $5,000 check in Tony Lombardi’s name

High school sophomore Jaiden Edelman blared the popular “Wipe Out” music riff on alto sax center stage at Alex’s Place Tuesday afternoon. Guitarist James...

MV Figure Skating Club turns 30

Unmarked ice glistened before a flow of families as they found their seats at the newly restored Martha’s Vineyard Ice Arena Sunday afternoon. The...

Opening for the season

Things are livening up on Martha’s Vineyard — have you noticed? Seasonal business owners are dusting off their storefronts, finalizing menu items, and gearing...

Doggies to go

Saturday, March 31, was another day for Island animal appreciators. The Black Dog hosted their annual Doggie Adoption Day at the Edgartown General Store...