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Supporters don’t have all the information

I have to wonder if any of Laura Marshard’s “supporters” read the transcripts of the eight days of the Board of Bar Overseers hearing,...

Playoff seedings set

The seventh-seeded MVRHS boys soccer team (14-3-1) will host No. 10 seed Archbishop Williams High School (9-3-6) on Sunday at 4 pm. The MVRHS...

MVY radio makes new staff appointments official

Friends of MVY Radio officially announced a number of new staff appointments in a press release Wednesday. P.J. Finn assumed his new role as...

Memoir Writing Workshop with Moira Silva

Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 7, from 10:30 am to 12 pm, writer Moira Silva will lead a four-week series of Memoir Writing Workshops at the...

Book Talk with Eileen Maley

The West Tisbury library presents a book talk with local author Eileen Maley on Thursday, Nov. 8, at 4:30 pm. Maley will discuss her...

Art exhibit and reception

The West Tisbury library hosts a reception from 3:30 to 5 pm on Saturday, Nov. 3, to honor the artwork of Valentine Estabrook and...

Joseph Passafiume

It is with great sadness that the family of Joseph Passafiume announces his sudden death on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, at the age of...

Court Report: Oct. 19 – Oct. 26, 2018

Oct. 19, 2018Wemerson Paulo Deoliveira, Edgartown; DOB 10/29/80, operating motor vehicle with suspended license: continued to pretrial conference.Anderson L. Dasilva, Vineyard Haven; DOB 6/1/80,...

Let it go

As the Nov. 6 election approaches, we’re disappointed that there is no choice when it comes to voting for Cape and Islands district attorney....

Vote on Nov. 6

To the Editor:We face a critical midterm election. It is important to get involved in our democracy or not complain about the consequences.I canvassed...

Fake news, what is it?

To the Editor:All the media outlets seem to be focusing on the most irrelevant issues, e.g., whether Elizabeth Warren is an American Indian, whether...

Stand up against racism

To the Editor:The evil acts perpetrated over the past week once again demonstrate that our country still suffers from episodes of real division, hatred,...

Make bigots scared again

To the Editor:As a social work student, learning about the most recent anti-Semitic shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue has left me disgusted. One would...

Lucy Durr Hackney

Lucy Durr Hackney died peacefully on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, surrounded by four generations of her loving family. For all who knew her, she...

McKinley M. Starks

McKinley M. “Mac” Starks, 75, of Oak Bluffs, died Tuesday morning, Oct. 30, 2018, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. He was married to E....

Tricks and treats

The nor’easter didn’t keep the ghosts and ghouls away this weekend, as Islanders dressed up in their best and scariest to enjoy Halloween festivities...

Vineyarders fall to Fairhaven, 19-16

The MVRHS football team traveled to Fairhaven High School on Friday night and dropped a 19-16 decision to the Blue Devils.For Vineyard Coach Donald...

Free beginners’ guitar course

The West Tisbury library offers a free series of five guitar lessons this fall with instructor Andy Herr. Classes meet Wednesdays from 5 to...

Museum hosts talk on Fresnel lens

How do you move a first-order Fresnel lens, complete with 1,008 glass prisms? Very carefully, is the quick answer. Lampist James Woodward will tackle...

Rural Scholars present ‘Advance Care Planning’

On Thursday, Nov. 1, from 3:30 to 5:45 pm, the 2018 Rural Scholars from the University of Massachusetts will give a presentation at the...