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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

For the love of pantries

A pantry is a room apart. You can stock it with whatever you want to protect or store away from the bustle of kitchen...

 What I know about outdoor showers: Ten tips for getting the...

 First of all, I’m not an architect or a builder, just a civilian who over the years has had a couple of outside showers...

The Artisans: Island craftsmen and women make our houses home

An artisan (from French: artisan, Italian: artigiano) is a skilled craftworker who makes or creates things by hand that may be functional or strictly...

Domestic Disturbances: Life with three cats

“We may have just made a huge mistake, getting three of them.” Those were the first words my husband Hal said when he called...

Domestic Disturbances: Seasonal transition disorder

At yoga class a few weeks ago, there were a bunch of new people. I found out later they were returnees from last year,...

Domestic Disturbances: I’m tired of being self sufficient

When I was little, I always wondered why I was born into a family that had enough to eat, rather than into a starving...

All Sports in One Place, November 2017 – March 2018

MARTHA'S VINEYARD REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL mvrhs.orgMassachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) miaa.netFall Sports Playoffs for Boys Soccer, Field Hockey, and Cross-Country begin in early Nov. (visit MIAA website)Winter...

Get your fascia fixed

*Updated Nov. 9, 10:30 am.As with many others, Chilmark resident (and Times Chilmark columnist) Valerie Sonnenthal’s life was plagued by chronic pain. She had...

Taking care of our winter skin

Some people’s skin-healing remedies don’t stray far from just taking a dip in the sea or spending a day in the sun. Since those...

Kenworthy Designs brings one-of-a-kind style to a one-of-a-kind Island

There’s no denying Martha’s Vineyard has its own laid-back look when it comes to fashion. You’d never dress up, but you still care to look good. It’s about balancing that straight-out-of-the-garden grunge with an...

The Auto Mechanics

Al Noyes, owner, Al Noyes Automotive, EdgartownA father-son Vineyard businessI was born and raised in Oak Bluffs, my wife born and raised in Vineyard Haven; we settled in Edgartown. I’m 69 years old, and...