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The author's first novel begins in the present with a nutcase fatally shooting a 30-something biracial married couple in a New York subway.
Mink Meadows, the golf course on West Chop, has seen its share of the famous and the rest of us since it opened 75 years ago.
If Lenny Clarke is half the man he used to be, does that make him twice as funny?
Barney Zeitz fashions metals and glass into colorful, stark, and sometimes whimsical expressions of the human condition.
Forty years ago, the Tisbury Street Fair was a novelty. Now it's an institution, drawing thousands each year.
Can you ever have too many balloons for a child's birthday?
Sponsored by HBO and Uptown magazine, Martha's Vineyard Comedy Fest has planned four weekends of comedy shows starting July 7.
Photo technology is creating a seismic shift in photographers' art, the effects of which are just beginning to be seen, Island photographers report.
Three teachers, who range in age from 70 to barely 30, note the same trend in their classroom: a powerful motivation generating from their students
What used to be called the Council on Aging is now the Center for Living, a welcome shift in outlook for grey Islanders.
Untold-til-now stories of the making of the movie that changed the Island and Hollywood.
Andrea DelloRusso is a single parent to two young children, a waitress at State Road Restaurant and a mechanic for McIntosh Motors.
Elmo, the Sesame Street character, was to have added star power at First Baptist Church in Vineyard Haven Tuesday, but he got stuck in makeup or something.
The Fourth of July parade in Edgartown evokes a simpler time in America, anchored by small communities and patriotism, which sounds like Fred Morgan.
Bethia Mayfield was awed by how much Caleb Cheeshahteaumauk knew about things that grow on Martha's Vineyard and their use for sustenance and healing.
Where's there's a will, there really is a way.
Last year, over 22 weeks, Grace Church in Vineyard Haven sold more than 16,000 lobster rolls on Friday evenings.
Brad Rothwell (aka hrwells), wildly-costumed Mike Rebello (aka mikey powerz), and Josh Robinson-White (aka jrw), will perform at The Lampost.
A retired nurse in Oak Bluffs returns to his roots as a sculptor, which he started doing in Foxboro 45 years ago.
"The Wampanoag Tribe of Martha's Vineyard: Colonization to Recognition," Thomas Dresser, The History Press, Charleston, S.