Basia Jaworska presents ‘Lives on the Line: Activist, Dissident or Agitator’

A few years ago, artist Basia Jaworska commenced a series of portraits of some of her heroes — those who have fought for freedom...

Bi-lingual and bi-visual: Brazilian art at Featherstone

You enter to behold a large canvas and a tree massed with red, blue, and yellow macaws. Something tells you you’re not in Kansas...

Martha’s Vineyard Craft Beer Festival will debut Saturday

Beer drinkers, rejoice. The craft-beer festival craze is finally coming to the Vineyard. This Saturday, Sept. 24, the first annual Martha's Vineyard Craft Beer...

This week in film: Beatlemania revisited, and an Italian filmmaker’s tribute...

“The Beatles: Eight Days a Week — The Touring Years” revisits the Fab Four in a new documentary by Ron Howard. “Mia Madre” relates...

Antique enthusiasts exchange at the Grange

Updated: Friday, Sept. 23 2:30 pm. The “Grange Exchange,” the West Tisbury antiques show held at the Grange Hall every Friday, draws a crowd of...

Mojo Nectar, a rising reggae album

Wanna get your dance party groove going? A good place to start is with “Mojo Nectar,” a new reggae-heavy CD by the band of...

Martha’s Vineyard Songwriting Festival hosts Nashville’s finest

The Island played host to some of Nashville’s finest singers and songwriters last weekend for the sixth annual Martha’s Vineyard Songwriting Festival. The three-day...

John Hough Jr. discusses Hemingway and war at Islanders Read the...

In the end, it seems that war was much kinder to Ernest Hemingway than the rest of his life. While many Americans in the first...

Oak Bluffs beach cleanup

It’s been a long, busy, and beautiful summer, which means it’s time to give our beaches some extra end-of-season love. Join the town of...

Live reggae at the Lampost

Grammy awardwinning Jamaican reggae group Black Uhuru will perform at the Lampost on Circuit Avenue in Oak Bluffs on Thursday, Sept. 22. DJ Rastoe...