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Use the bike path

Dear Colorful Spandex Pants Bike Man, you're really getting on my nerves.

22nd annual Sullivan 5K benefits Martha’s Vineyard Hospital

The 22nd annual Sullivan 5K Run/Walk Road Race for Health and Fitness will be held August 28 in Oak Bluffs.

A familiar neighbor would like to hear from you

This is to the friends of Johnny Seaview (Oliver Perry).

About the girl on the whaleship

Laura Jernegan was a little girl of six when she went on a whaling ship with her father, mother and little brother.

Cooperation in doubt

In the article of August 19 regarding the August 11 meeting of the Tisbury-Oak Bluffs joint committee, formed to study regionalization of services, [

The Vineyard spirit

After my son's fishing pole was taken from the Edgartown dock, I drove to Coop's with a carload of kids and asked the owner for an inexpensive rod.

Capturing the big three: Headlining events of August

August's headline evenings – Illumination Night, the Agricultural Fair, and the Oak Bluffs Fireworks – all took place last week in to the weekend.

A note on hosting visitors on the Vineyard

Fifty years ago, my grandfather sat down at his typewriter with a mission.

A heartrending issue

I was surprised by the small turnout at the Tabernacle two weeks ago when a California organization called Not For Sale did a compelling presentation on the worldwide human trafficking problem.

Vineyard band Grateful Dread is built to last

Tom Major doesn't need to feign modesty about his current band.

The schoolhouse beckons – for learners, it’s a matter of ardor, not mere facts

We haven't a lot of ceremony left in American life, alas, but commencements do go on, year after year, and in the grand tradition, with full, appropriate panoply, bringing together, as we see here today, people from all walks of life, all parts of the country, and indeed of the world, to pay tribute to genuinely worthy accomplishment.

Teens have a variety of questions for President Obama

The arrival this week of President Barack Obama and his family for vacation is causing a stir in all age groups, including teenagers.

Teens share summer memories and plans for the coming weeks

With Labor Day approaching, the summer is rapidly coming to a close.


Charlotte R.

Hope Waingrow

A celebration of the life of Hope Waingrow will be held on August 26 from 4 to 6 pm in the Fred B.

Windsurfers crowned

The Techno 293 U.

Y thanks the president for help with the Y. How about the taxpayers?

We would like to welcome the President and First Family to Martha's Vineyard.

To Moxie, the Doberman

for the first available parking space.