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PechaKucha: Information sharing for the short attention span age

Islanders shared their passions with a crowd via a timed slideshow at a PechaKucha event this past Friday.

One Island, one card: Islandwide CLAMS a blessing for readers

By March, all Vineyard libraries will be part of the same lending system, CLAMS.

MVRHS girls hockey auction scored big

A large, enthusiastic crowd gathered around the cozy fireplace at the M.V. Rod and Gun Club on a chilly Saturday night and raised nearly $13,000.

Walter Pizzano funeral service postponed to Monday

Walter Pizzano of Edgartown died peacefully at the Martha's Vineyard Hospital on Saturday, February 2, after a prolonged illness.

Supper and slide show for Sail Martha’s Vineyard

Hear from Sean Bercaw, who traveled around the world on a sailboat as a youngster with his family.

Ritz gets new restaurant: Carlton Kitchen at The Ritz

Dine on pub food such as sandwiches, wings, burgers, and other snacks at The Ritz.

Joann Gaspar

Joann Gaspar of Edgartown died on January 15 at the Mass General Hospital.

Photos: Scottish Society of Martha’s Vineyard celebrates Burns Nicht

Islanders celebrate the 254th anniversary of the birth of Robert Burns.

Martha’s Vineyard students excel in Boston Globe art competition

A record number of Martha's Vineyard Regional High School students took home awards in the annual Boston Globe Scholastic Art competition.

Island cub scouts race to the finish in annual pine wood derby

The competition held at the Chilmark Community Center was good fun for all involved in the miniature car races.

Tisbury cuts ribbon on new $6.8 million ESF building

For the first time, the town's fire, ambulance/emergency medical services, and emergency management departments are all under one roof.

Island Grown Schools hosts regional meeting

Farm to school programs are growing across the state and Martha's Vineyard is providing the lead for the Cape and islands.

Photos: Seasons ends its run with Super Bowl party

Seasons hosted its last Superbowl party this past Sunday, and celebrated its two-decade long run with regulars and football fans.

Dorothy A. D. Maxner

Dorothy Alice Doerr Maxner, mother of Steve Maxner of West Tisbury, died peacefully surrounded by family on December 9, 2012.

Michael J. Syslo

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Elizabeth L. Huberman

Elizabeth Lyle Huberman, a longtime summer resident of Menemsha, died peacefully on January 30 at Pennswood Village in Newtown, Penn.

Martha’s Vineyard girls skate to 4-2 win over Hanover/Cohasset

The Vineyarders earned a tough league win and can clinch a second consecutive trip to the state tournament with a win over Nauset, Wednesday at home.

Bishop Feehan rocks Martha’s Vineyard icemen, 5-1

After a 10-2 start to the season, the Vineyarders are 0-2-1 in their past three games, all against Eastern Athletic Conference opposition.

Police bust pot grow house in Edgartown

A report of a break-in led police to the house where the suspect protested that a new state law allowed him to grow marijuana for medical use.