‘Lilac Girls’ is ‘Gone With the Wind’ for WWII

Martha Hall Kelly’s “Lilac Girls,” the first novel this 59-year-old advertising copywriter ever tapped out on her laptop, was published by Ballantine Books last...

‘Barber of Seville’ at Featherstone combines comedy and music

We could all use a little levity these days, and thanks to Wendy Taucher Dance Theater Opera, “The Barber of Seville,” hailed as one...

Rhymes and more ‘Tug at the Knot’ in poetry collection

Chappaquiddick summer resident Don McLagan has published his first collection of poetry, titled “Tug at the Knot.” One of the color images in the...

All-Island Art Show

Join the Martha’s Vineyard Camp Meeting Association for the annual All-Island Art Show at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs this Monday, August 1. From...

You can get anything you want

As part of the 50th anniversary celebration of his song “Alice’s Restaurant,” Arlo Guthrie will visit the Tabernacle on Tuesday, August 2, at 8...

Sunday sounds

The Vineyard Haven Band summer concert series is underway and will continue this Sunday, July 31, at 8 pm. Gather around the Ocean Park...

Railroad watch visionaries visit Vineyard Haven

Vortic Watch Co. displayed two of its watch lines at Rubin Cronig’s Vineyard Time in Vineyard Haven on Saturday. Vortic, a Colorado company founded...

Author Richard Russo at the Chilmark Community Center

The MV Author Lecture Series continues on Thursday, July 28 with Richard Russo discussing his eagerly awaited new novel, "Everybody's Fool." Russo, a well-known...

Experience Thursdays at the Eisenhauer Gallery

The Eisenhauer Gallery's Thursday "Summer Salon" series continued on Thursday from 6-8 pm with a group show featuring visiting artists John Schuyler and Jylian Gustlin and...

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...