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Edgartown voters have less than 90 days to petition against fluoride

The Edgartown board of health voted to act on a statute that will add fluoride to the water system by mid-January, unless 10 percent...

Get your fascia fixed

*Updated Nov. 9, 10:30 am.As with many others, Chilmark resident (and Times Chilmark columnist) Valerie Sonnenthal’s life was plagued by chronic pain. She had...

Taking care of our winter skin

Some people’s skin-healing remedies don’t stray far from just taking a dip in the sea or spending a day in the sun. Since those...

Crepe escape

There’s nothing like a good crepe to start the day. Or end it. That’s what makes the delicate pastry such a convenient meal choice....

Music is her muse

Twelfth-generation Islander Siren Mayhew has the word “melancholy” tattooed across her 10 fingers.“That’s the vibe of most of my music,” she said in a...

Edgartown appoints new fire chief

The Edgartown board of selectmen appointed Alex Schaeffer as new fire chief to succeed Peter Shemeth.Mr. Shemeth has served as fire chief for...

It’s cuffing season

I had never heard the term “cuffing season” until I got a message from the CEO of a startup dating app called IceBrkr.“I’m a...

Kenworthy Designs brings one-of-a-kind style to a one-of-a-kind Island

There’s no denying Martha’s Vineyard has its own laid-back look when it comes to fashion. You’d never dress up, but you still care to...

Bluewave Body Co. opens store in Vineyard Haven

Gwyneth Wallace of Bluewave Body Co. opened a storefront at 10 Union St. in Vineyard Haven on Tuesday, Nov. 7.Bluewave Body Co. is...

The fluoride clock is ticking in Edgartown

The Edgartown board of health voted on Oct. 10 to act on a statue that could add fluoride to the municipal water system. According...

Yellow House heads for bid process

The Yellow House committee met Tuesday afternoon to finalize elements of the request for proposals (RFP), and set a mandatory site-visit date for bidders....

Meet Your Merchant: Start spreading the Newes

History isn’t the only thing seeping from the walls at the Newes from America Pub in Edgartown.“Feel that breeze?” restaurant manager Robyn Joubert said...

Wage increases for Edgartown workers

The Edgartown board of selectmen voted to add an article regarding wage increases for town employees to the warrant for the special town meeting...

Hello, from the other side

You work your office job from 9 to 5, and your dog stays at home alone all day. By the time you leave work,...

Halloween hocus pocus

Every year there are more and more Halloween happenings on-Island. From kids’ crafts to community parades to late-night parties, there’s almost an overwhelming amount...

Girl power on Martha’s Vineyard

The Ritz and Martha’s Vineyard Community Services are teaming up to host the first annual Ladyfest music event this Saturday, Oct. 28, at 7...

Celebrating 40 Under 40

The Martha’s Vineyard Chamber of Commerce hosted its second biannual 40 Under 40 event on Wednesday, Oct. 18, at the Harbor View Hotel. The...

Removing, paving, dredging, and salting in Edgartown

The Edgartown board of selectmen agreed Monday to allow removal of a shade tree at 80 South Summer St. According to a report presented...

Feed the vegans

There are plenty of places that accommodate the vegans, vegetarians, and pescatarians of the Island. Take this Island culinary tour of the best spots...

Dancing through the voyage

A long black garment draped over Stefanie Batten Bland’s body as she stood in the stillness of a saltwater pond at Long Point Wildlife...