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Barbara Stix Lipke

A memorial service will be held for Barbara Stix Lipke at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, July 12, at the Grange in West Tisbury.

Donald L. Britt

Donald Leslie Britt, 80, died in Gray, Maine, on June 22.

The Yard tributes, and parodies, “The Sound of Music” at PAC

Presented in cooperation with The Rogers & Hammerstein Organization, Doug Elkins and Friends presents "Fraülein Maria," a family-friendly event.

Leander C. Brown

A memorial service for Leander Carney Brown, 73, of Oak Bluffs will be held in Waban Park (Dennis Alley Park) at 10 am on July 3.

Dorothy Frost Gentle

Dorothy Frost Gentle, 95, died on Sunday, June 26, at her Edgartown home.

Charles Simberg

Charles Simberg, 73, of Scottsdale, Ariz.

Eliot E. Macy

Eliot Eldridge "Bud" Macy, 90, died on Monday, June 27, 2011 at his Vineyard Haven home.

Two momentous items in one photograph

Photo of the Stanley Cup and Frank Malowski's bike that commemorates the September 11 attack.

Edgartown cashes in on $8 million of green energy

Edgartown makes a deal that should yield $8 million in savings over 20 years, from solar power installation.

Forgiveness is the issue in “The Amish Project”

Schoolgirls killed, the gunman forgiven. "The Amish Project" with Island Theatre Workshop considers the apparent contradiction.

Tisbury town counsel says Rupert the rooster has law on his side

Rupert, a renegade rooster on Leonard Circle, gets a free pass on properties where homeowners deny the town access, town counsel recently advised.

Shephard Fine Art’s globally conscious show

The culturally diverse show at Shephard Fine ArtSpace is the result of owner Melissa Breese's inspiration, and some globally conscious friends.

Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival plans Cinema Circus

Minstrels, face painters, fire eaters, and more – the Cinema Circus rehearses its merrymaking.

Engaging “Terms” at Vineyard Playhouse

The two characters in Bill C. Davis' play "Coming2Terms"are Jeremy (Todd Gearhart) and Sara (Kelly McAndrew), best friends since childhood.

Martha’s Vineyard Public Schools announce administrative changes

School's out, but plans for next year have been made, including new principals at the Tisbury and Oak Bluffs schools.

Trends at Martha’s Vineyard galleries

We asked two Island gallery owners, Michael Hunter of PIKNIK and Elizabeth Eisenhauer of Eisenhauer Gallery, what trends we should be tuned into.

Made to order strawberry shortcakes and strawberry smoothies

As long as you're up for some fresh fruits, the 23rd annual Strawberry Festival at West Tisbury Church served up a wide selection of desserts.

Martha’s Vineyard students apply dance, music, theater to bullying

IMP for Kids and the YMCA Dance Program joined forces to help raise awareness about bullying.

Do I smile? Kiss it? Hug it? Taking pictures with the Stanley Cup

Fan reactions to one of the first public Stanley Cup outings.