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Dr. Gail Eliot

Dr. Gail Eliot died peacefully on Dec. 1, surrounded by friends and family, after suffering from Alzheimer’s disease for several years. A lifelong physician,...

Don’t be a party to an ethical lapse

With the gift-giving season underway, the State Ethics Commission on Monday reminded state, county, and municipal employees that accepting certain gifts could violate state...

Festive atmosphere for Christmas in Edgartown

Have you ever seen so many Santa hats? Christmas in Edgartown is bustling with people — and quite a few dogs — as the...

Sponsored: Real Estate Confidential: Looking for a Holiday Bargain

Real Estate Confidential is a weekly chit chat about new listings, sales, or other insider info on the Martha’s Vineyard real estate market, by...

All Sports in One Place: Winter 2018-2019

Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School mvrhs.orgAll games Cape and Islands League, except *Girls Varsity Ice Hockey mvgirlshockey.comScrimmages:Sat., Dec. 1: vs. Needham, 7 pmSun.,...

SSA should listen to Woods Hole

To the Editor:The Steamship Authority offers many benefits to the town of Falmouth. Those benefits include many jobs, the perk of public restrooms, and...

Work continues on Woods Hole project

Jay Cashman, the Steamship Authority's general contractor for the Woods Hole Project, will start to drive pilings on Wednesday for one of the slips,...

Recipe: A taste of Brazil

Recipe by Rachel Pires:This Portugese cookie is called "Casadinhos de Doce de Leite," which translates to, "Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies." This quick and...

DPW plans road closure

In case you haven’t noticed, Tisbury has been bustling with offseason road work.The DPW announced Thursday that on Friday from 8 am to...

Carol Craven: An appreciation

Carol Craven had many passions. She was crazy for opera and a devotee of the stage. Having been an actress, she had season tickets...

Bad acting

The decision by the Tisbury board of assessors to assess property taxes on the M.V. Playhouse is poorly conceived, lacks transparency, suggests a misunderstanding...

Remembering Peter

To the Editor:I was so honored when Peter Simon asked to take a picture of me, my art, and my beautiful young sister at...

Lend a hand

To the Editor:Windemere is blessed with many volunteers, but we are looking for someone very special for one of our residents. She is a...

‘Inappropriate materials’ led to chimney fire

Updated Dec. 7“Inappropriate materials” used in a fireplace and ignited were to blame for a chimney at the Kelley House in Edgartown Wednesday, Fire...

M.V. Bank employees participate in the annual Red Stocking Fund

Martha’s Vineyard Bank announced today that the bank and many of its employees will participate in its annual effort to support Island children in...

Court report: Nov. 29-30

Nov. 29, 2018Alistair James Morgan, Chilmark; DOB 3/21/96, assault and battery: continued without finding for one year, must pay $50 VW and $50 PSF.Henry...

Cape Cod 5 Recognized as a Top Place to Work by the Boston Globe

Cape Cod 5 has been named one of the “Top Places to Work” in Massachusetts by the Boston Globe. According to a press release,...

Bid on new MV license plates for a good cause

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services will auction the top 10 most popular remaining low-number Martha’s Vineyard license plates in Charitable Online Auction No. 3. The...

Cathy Chu is licensed construction supervisor

Habitat for Humanity of Martha’s Vineyard recently announced that board member Cathy Chu has successfully passed the Massachusetts State Licensing Examination and is licensed...

‘Marine Mammals in Our Backyard’

On Saturday, Dec. 15, at 10:30 am, kids, families, and all ages are invited to the West Tisbury library for a program about marine...