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Poet’s Corner: Small Craft Warning

By James LowellGust knocks are gathering for a blowwhere boats tug at their moorings, gullsbecome sea hawks in the upwell. I holdthe suicide knob...

Island Grown Initiative to launch mobile farmers market

Island Grown Initiative was awarded a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources to launch a mobile farmers market on Martha’s Vineyard in...

Boating safety course offered in Tisbury

Boat Massachusetts, a four-day boating safety course, will be offered free to the public at the Tisbury Fire Department on May 30 and 31,...

Rushnell and Duarte triumphant in Texas

Network of Neighbors, Inc., an Edgartown-based charity founded by former television executive SQuire Rushnell and comedian Louise Duarte, recently won a judgment in its...

MVYouth awards $700,000 in scholarships to six Island students

MVYouth, a community fund that seeks to benefit Island youth, has awarded approximately $700,000 in college scholarships to six high school seniors, according to...

Memorial Day events

Friday, May 26 Community Meeting8:30 amOak Bluffs School gymThe weekly school meeting will be in honor of veterans. The school band will be performing patriotic...

Martha’s Vineyard Court Report: Week of May 12

Court report May 12, 2017Kristina Finley, Oak Bluffs; DOB 6/29/87, assault and battery: continued to pretrial conference.Abbey D. Harlow, Wallingford, Vt.; DOB 6/5/86, obstructing an...

Museum invites public to groundbreaking

A ceremonial groundbreaking for the new Martha’s Vineyard Museum will take place on Saturday, May 27. According to a press release, this comes just...

MVironment Club wins top honors

The students of the MVRHS MVironment club have been recognized for their hard work and success by three awards. According to a press release,...

MVRHS baseball beats Somerset Berkley

Martha’s Vineyard (11-6 overall, 5-2 Eastern Athletic Conference) jumped on Somerset Berkley (5-12, 1-7 EAC) with three runs in the first inning, and never...

Vineyard Artisans Memorial Day spring festival

The Vineyard Artisans kick off their 2017 season this Memorial Day weekend. The festival runs Saturday, May 27, and Sunday, May 28, from 10...

Boys tennis takes another hit

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School boys tennis team dropped a 4-1 decision to undefeated Sharon on Tuesday. It was a close match, with...

MVRHS girls tennis pair win South Sectional doubles title

 Victoria Scott and Lizzie Williamson, the first doubles pairing on the MVRHS girls tennis team and the defending state champs, won the MIAA Individual...

Memorial Day Road Race

Run to benefit Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard on Sunday, May 28. The Oak Bluffs course begins at Summercamp, formerly the Wesley Hotel, and goes...

Vineyarders bedevil Fairhaven in boys lax

Martha's Vineyard broke open a 6-6 tie with five goals in the final period to beat the Fairhaven Blue Devils, 11-8, in a non-league...

Vineyard baseball rally falls short at Coyle and Cassidy

In a battle for a share of first place in the Eastern Athletic Conference (EAC), Coyle and Cassidy (11-5 overall, 6-1 EAC) scored six...

MVRHS girls tennis downs Foxborough, stays unbeaten

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) girls tennis team traveled to Foxborough High School on Tuesday and scored the most impressive win of...

Freshman pair win three at MIAA individual tennis tourney

Vineyard freshmen Owen Favreau and Spencer Pogue reached the quarterfinals during the second weekend of play in the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Individual...

Vineyard boys tennis beats Raiders

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys tennis team turned in another impressive performance on Friday at the Ned Fennessy Courts in Oak...

Vineyard boys tennis defeats Feehan

The Vineyarders took over first place in the Eastern Athletic Conference with a marathon three-hour 3-2 victory over Bishop Feehan on Wednesday in Attleboro....