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Cindy Marie Corner

updated August 14 at 4:45 pmCindy Marie (Burgess) Griesser-Corner died at Massachusetts General Hospital with her daughter by her side on Friday evening, August...

Different take on fishing for sharks

To the Editor:As we continue searching for a durable scale of values that embraces the notion that all living things are connected in a...

Island rallies for food pantry

To the Editor:A big thank you to the wonderful support shown in the past three weeks to our plea for food donations. So many...

A despicable title and movement

To the Editor:White supremacy?How pathetic that anyone with integrity would anoint him- or herself with such a despicable title.Allegiance with people who trample the...

Volunteers keep moving forward

To the Editor:“Act locally.” Or is “local” too boring, given the exciting bull-only coming out hourly from Washington, D.C.? Even the little things we’ve...

Peach Festival was a fruitful event

To the Editor: The West Tisbury Congregational Church extends many, many thanks to Morning Glory Farm, Mad Martha’s Ice Cream, Cash & Carry, and Jardin...

A fish tale

To the Editor: You have heard the expression, to paraphrase, “Give a person a fish, feed them for a day. Teach them to fish,...

Rod and Gun Club 2017 Skeet Championship results

On Sunday, August 6, the Martha’s Vineyard Rod and Gun Club held its 2017 Skeet Championship. The summer afternoon was ideal for shooting, with...

Be on your best paddlecraft behavior

The Coast Guard is scheduled to be out in full force this weekend enforcing paddlecraft safety.The Coast Guard will be looking for life jackets,...

Join the MV Times for our first year at the Ag Fair!

If you've ever wanted to see yourself on the front page of the paper this is your chance. Join the MV Times at this...

Services on August 12, 14 for Carol Ann Housman

Carol Ann Housman, 70, of Leominster, died on Monday, August 7, 2017, at her home after a battle with cancer.Born May 4, 1947, in...

Pros turn out for Vineyard Youth Tennis anniversary celebration

 The 15-year anniversary of Vineyard Youth Tennis was celebrated last weekend with a plethora of activities for players and attendees. Tennis coach Nick Bollettieri...

A salute to our interns

The deluge of back-to-school commercials is in full swing. We’ve heard crickets chirping at night. And daylight appears to be vanishing much quicker, with...

REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: July 31 – August 4, 2017

AquinnahAug. 1, Pamela A. Foster, trustee of Gibson-Foster Realty Trust, sold 515 State Rd. to Joseph F. Walkush and Susan Kan Walkush for $2,517,000. EdgartownAug....

The Fabulists

The Fabulists will let down their hair when they perform “Rapunzel” at the Tisbury Amphitheater on August 12. On Saturdays throughout the summer, they...

Eugene Graham

Eugene Graham, a son of Harlem, died on July 10, 2017.Eugene Graham was born in Harlem to Dolly and Charles Graham on June 3,...

Garden to Glass at 20byNine

Seasonal Island ingredients, shaken, muddled, and stirred to create fabulous cocktails by 20byNine’s mixologists. On Thursday, August 10, at 4:30 pm, the class will...

Tisbury Council on Aging announces two fall clinics

On Tuesday, Sept. 19, from 5:30 to 6:30 pm, the Tisbury Council on Aging will conduct a seminar on “Protecting Your Home.” According to...

Court Report July 31-August 7

July 31, 2017Alexander R. Mcallister, Hickory, N.C.; DOB 1/1/99, breaking and entering a building during daytime to commit a felony, trespassing, assault, open and...

‘Art on the Vine’: Discover, cultivate, grow

Art on the Vine is a three-day art exhibition featuring contemporary artists of color, as well as educational lectures for new and seasonal collectors....