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Oak Bluffs’ African-American history featured in Smithsonian exhibit

High above Constitution Avenue, just two blocks from the White House, I stand on an exact replica of an Oak Bluffs cottage porch. A...

Dr. Louis W. Sullivan adds NAACP Image Award recipient to his résumé

Updated April 27, 2015From the beginning, Dr. Louis W. Sullivan was intimate with the human cycle of life and death. Growing up in Jim...

The Builders

Jeff Wass of Rosbeck BuildersI followed my heart to the Island. I remember visiting for the first time, at 7 years old with my...

Can You Say Child’s Pose in Portuguese?/Aulas de Yoga Conduzidas em Português

Don't let the Island image fool you. When September carries away the bustling summer population and leaves behind the lucky ones who call the...

Alice Kyburg opens the Center for New Learning in Vineyard Haven

The foundation of learning is connection; connection between information and understanding, between experience and integration, between teacher and student. For Alice Kyburg, the founder...

Expanding your creative tool chest at West Tisbury library

"Libraries are increasingly becoming specialized community centers," said Nelia Decker, children's librarian of West Tisbury library, "offering classes and events focused on social and...

Breathing life into the pages of history

Lucy Hackney shares memories of her family’s friendship with Rosa Parks.

Calendar Challenge: "We don't have a word for religion"

Linda Coombs speaks on the spiritual beliefs of the Wampanoag.

Calendar Challenge: My family and Kubrick’s Jupiter mission

Enjoying the MV Film Center’s screening of “2001: A Space Odyssey” at any age.

The Yard says “Public Dancing Allowed!!!”

Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish get the crowd moving in support of children’s dance education.

A Shakespeare for all of us

Shakespeare for the Masses returns this week with “Richard III.”

Cats and Dogs reign at the Martha’s Vineyard Museum

New exhibit stars Islanders’ cats and canines.

YMCA open-mic night provides courage to be creative on stage

Alex's Place and Project Next host holiday community open-mic night.

Winter and the Time of the Long Moon

A season of Wampanoag cookery.

Finding a seat at tradition’s table

A sampling of Martha’s Vineyard holiday foodways and lore.

Feasting for The Beatrice Bennett Scholarship Fund

A one-night-only encore dinner by Vineyard chef Louis Giordano will help establish a scholarship for a beloved Islander.

Dynamic duo cultivates community at the Oak Bluffs Library

As children’s librarian Zoe Thompson prepares to start her own family.

A helping of healthy holiday eating

Josh Levy offers advice for gluttons of holiday feasting

Teens practice social skills with help from local restaurants

MVRHS students in the “Food for Thought” program are practicing etiquette and life skills over Island fine dining.

Made on MVY: The Local Art of Going Global

Five Martha’s Vineyard artisans who use Etsy to expand their winter business.