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The Pachecos of Reliable Market

The Reliable Market, a full-service grocery store on Circuit Ave. in Oak Bluffs, has been a family owned and operated business since it opened...

The Yard serves up everything from hip-hop to ballet to traditional Indian dance this...

The Yard, the Island's dance residency and performance facility, recently announced the lineup for its summer season. As always, it's an impressive roster of...

Ugandan for a day

“Today we are going to have some fun to the maximum,” said Godfrey Muwulya as an introduction to his program at the Oak Bluffs...

Tom Mullins’ art knows no bounds

Though he may be limited physically, artist Tom Mullins' creativity knows no bounds. Mr. Mullins only started painting after he was diagnosed with Parkinson's...

‘That's Entertainment’

Last April the Island Community Chorus (ICC) selected Brahms’ Requiem for their annual spring concert. This year, the 80-plus-strong chorus is going for something...

Pathways hosts a ‘piano pig-out’

If the music of one piano can entirely envelop a room, just imagine the experience of three pianists playing simultaneously in an intimate space....

The Yard's season's offerings

The Yard, the Island's dance residency and performance facility, recently announced the lineup for its summer season. As always, it's an impressive roster of...

From Lake Wobegon Days to the Queen of Soul, summer concert series takes shape

Thanks to the Martha's Vineyard Concert Series, summer 2017 is shaping up to be an exciting season for music lovers. The confirmed lineup for...

Romeo and Juliet, Juliet, Juliet, Juliet

Which four art thou Juliet? That's the question audiences will be confronted by in the upcoming production of “Romeo and Juliet” by the popular...

Howard Zinn: Banned in Arkansas, discussed on Martha’s Vineyard

Recently the Arkansas legislature has been considering a bill that proposes to ban from public schools books and other materials written by, or about,...

Gardens filled with imagination are cultivated at Pathways

If you have any interest in gardening, landscaping, or the environment in general, Pathways is the place to be this Friday, March 24, when...

IWYC focuses on education and awareness in addiction speaker series

The Island Wide Youth Collaborative (IWYC) is inviting the public to a series of talks about addiction. The talks are designed to impart information...

Tony's Market turns 140

Dave Richardson, owner of Tony’s Market, has an unusual background for a store owner. After graduating from Harvard and the University of Pennsylvania Law...

Noepe Center for the Literary Arts will close

Its history may have been ended prematurely, but the Noepe Center for the Literary Arts’ storied 10 years were remarkable by any measure. Housed...

A musical escape through ‘Reconciliation: Songs of Peace and Protest’

Looking for a late winter pick-me-up? Or a positive way to relieve some current-events-related anxiety? Visit the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse on Friday, March 17,...

Scottish Society Singers bring the Highlands to the Island

Scot or not, an upcoming program at the Edgartown library should appeal to anyone with a passion for traditional folk music or an interest...

Lizzy Schule, Featherstone’s newest teacher, draws on experience

Last fall, the Featherstone Center for the Arts added a new class to their roster and welcomed a new teacher to their fold. The...

Chilmark’s Ed Grazda contributes photographs to “Muslim in New York”

New York City, famously a melting pot of people of various nationalities, ethnicities, and religions, is coming out strong in opposition to our president’s...

Valentine’s spacewalk: from Vineyard landscapes, to outer space

When West Tisbury artist Valentine Estabrook decided to depart from her landscaping painting, the direction she chose took her far afield from her usual...

Le Patin Libre, dancing on ice

For the second year in a row, Le Patin Libre, the contemporary ice skating company from Montreal, will perform at the Martha’s Vineyard Ice...