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Mansion House Spa offers holiday makeup parties

Two chances to stock up on high-quality makeup products.

Guinevere Cramer is marketing and events Manager at Point B Realty

Former Plum TV co-host Guinevere Cramer of Oak Bluffs has been named marketing and events manager at Point B Realty LLC in Nevin Square, Edgartown.

Offshore Ale Company brewer takes home the gold

Offshore Ale Company brewer Neil Atkins won a gold medal for the popular Oak Bluffs restaurant and brewery's "Beach Road Nut Brown Ale" at the 2011 Great International Beer Festival in Maywood, New Jersey this month.


Noreen Mavro-Flanders, Dukes County treasurer and also chairman of the Cape Cod Municipal Health Group (CCMHG) board of directors, wrote this week to explain that the description of that organization as a "purchasing group," in the

Blue Heron Farm sold for $22 million

Blue Sky MV LTD has bought Blue Heron Farm in Chilmark, where President Obama and his family have spent August vacations for the last three years.

West Tisbury Library seeks public comment

The West Tisbury Free Public Library will hold a public focus group to gather community comment on plans to expand and renovate its 20-year-old facility at 6 pm, Tuesday, December 6 at the Howes House on State Road, across from Alley's Store.

MVC gets an earful from Edgartown selectmen

Selectman calls proposal to review large private homes horrifying.

Shark tournament issues surface in Oak Bluffs

Opponents of the Oak Bluffs Monster Shark Tournament offer "shark-free," and "shark-friendly alternatives.

Aquinnah voters will consider solar energy contract

Aquinnah voters will decide whether to sign up for solar power services from Vineyard Power Cooperative, Inc.

U.S. Postal Service offers North Pole postmarks

For folks who would like a special "North Pole" postmark on their mail, the U.

Address change for Red Stocking

Due to unexpected illness, the mailing address for the Red Stocking Fund has temporarily been changed to Box 600, Edgartown, MA 02539.

Phone scammers call Tisbury homes

Tisbury police are warning residents about a phone scam received by at least two Tisbury residents this week.

Felix Neck Festival a Thanksgiving staple on Martha’s Vineyard

A great way to burn off turkey and battle turpitude, the annual festival at Felix Neck helps Islanders bid adieu to Thanksgiving.

Film Festival to screen “Farmageddon”

The M.V. Film Festival begins its Winter Film Series December 3 at the Chilmark Community Center with a night full of family activities.

Local veggies are available on Martha’s Vineyard even in winter

Before you go into meat and potato overload, and get too comfy in those oversized sweaters, get reacquainted with these winter gems.

Martha’s Vineyard Museum launches Island Faces portrait contest

The portraits can be a painting, drawing, or photograph, and they will be displayed at the Pease House Board Room Gallery at the museum.

Weekly Update – Happy Thanksgiving! November 24

Looking for things to do with your family and friends after the Thanksgiving feast? You're at the right place.

Ukeles draw new and proficient musicians to Featherstone

Sometimes not taken so seriously, ukuleles can make serious music for those looking for serious fun.