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Mycotopia: A tour of the fungal wonderland at Menemsha Hills

Rainstorms and gray skies this past weekend drove some indoors, but on Sunday an enthusiastic group of Islanders roamed happily through the wet woods...

Record turnout makes for a big splash at Oar & Paddle Regatta

On a beautiful late summer day, a record number of participants took to the waters of Nantucket Sound and Sengekontacket Pond Sunday for the...

Camp Jabberwocky 5k brings high spirits to the FARM Institute

Runners competing in Camp Jabberwocky’s annual 5k fundraiser run kicked up a trail of dust at the FARM Institute in Katama Saturday. Gathering on...

Slideshow: The 155th annual Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Fair

Under sunny skies,on a not-too-hot mid-August day — crowds gathered as they do each summer for one of the Vineyard’s highlight events.In the days...

Slideshow: Fireworks dazzle Oak Bluffs

"It seemed everyone on the Island was in Oak Bluffs watching the fireworks," said one writer on local social media page Islanders Talk. Perhaps:...

Slideshow: Grand Illumination lights up the night

It was the best of times, and...the best of times. The Martha's Vineyard Camp Meeting Association's annual Illumination night once again lit up the...

Slideshow: Meet the Fleet in Menemsha

Martha's Vineyard visitors and residents got the opportunity to learn something about the business of commercial fishing at "Meet the Fleet," an event held in...

Slideshow: Camp Jabberwocky art night brings color to Marine Hospital

Camp Jabberwocky, a summer camp on Martha's Vineyard for children and adults with cerebral palsy and other disabilities, capped off a sunny, breezy Friday with...

Martha’s Vineyard sixth-grader competes in world sailing championships

Globetrotting 12-year-old Landon Cormie of Tisbury returned to the Vineyard on Sunday from Saint Pierre Quiberon on the coast of France, where he sailed...

Noam Chomsky speaks at MVFF screening

The Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs was packed for Monday night’s Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival screening of “Requiem for an American Dream,” a feature-length arrangement...

Memorial mural plunges library basement underwater

Island artist Linda Carnegie was hard at work this week on a new mural in the basement of the West Tisbury library. She’s painting...

Sunset brings softball showdown to Veterans Park

A pastel sunset was the backdrop for Monday night’s Island Softball League play, as six teams faced off at Veterans Memorial Park in Vineyard...

Slideshow: Cora Medeiros Day turns Main Street into fair grounds

Hundreds of people strolled down Main Street in Vineyard Haven last night in a celebration of the town's birthday and of the late Cora Medeiros,...

Lagoon Pond drawbridge delays expected Friday

Final paving of the Lagoon Pond drawbridge began Thursday and will continue on Friday. Tisbury selectman and bridge committee member Melinda Loberg told The Times...

Run the Chop draws record numbers

The annual Murdick’s Fudge five mile road race Run the Chop brought 609 runners to Vineyard Haven Monday morning in a Fourth of July...

Pickup girls hockey starts in July

Two nights a week of hockey for girls from seventh grade through college will begin on July 11 at the Martha’s Vineyard Ice Arena,...

Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank goats chew away at their summer job

The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank has put its herd of about 100 goats back at work “mowing” fields at Waskosim’s Rock Reservation this summer....

Annual golf tournament benefits Island youth

Skies were cloudy and there was a chill in the air on Sunday at the annual Children’s Benefit Golf Tournament at Farm Neck, a...

Holmes Hole Sailing Association prepares to launch racing season

In anticipation of an exciting 2016 season, the Holmes Hole Sailing Association opens with a potluck dinner on Saturday, June 18, at the home...

MV United soccer update

On Saturday, the MV United U18 women took on Mariner and came away with a tie. Mariner scored on a cross that ran the...