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Quilting remains a timeless craft

Elizabeth Whelan and fellow quilter Jan Paul will hold a one day workshop on April 7 with the aim of encouraging a new generation of hand quilters.

Noteworthy events coming up on Martha’s Vineyard

Martha's Vineyard Regional High School junior Maddie Scott, an avid musician, has entered a contest for female percussionists.

Reel Picks

Trying hard to be another "Hangover," this film is unabashedly profane.

Jeannette Johnson

Jeannette Johnson of Edgartown died on March 21 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital following a short illness.

Memorial gathering Thursday for Linda Wood

There will be a memorial gathering for Linda Wood at 6:30 pm, Thursday, March 28, at the P-A Club in Oak Bluffs.

Linda Marinelli

Linda Marinelli, formerly of Oak Bluffs, died peacefully on January 31, 2013, in Mashpee, where she had been living.

Island Spring Celebrations are all over the map

This Sunday, Vineyarders will celebrate Easter and Passover in their own ways, often with traditions handed down from parents and grandparents.

Seasonal drinking: Spring favorites from Island baristas and bartenders

This week Kaylea asked local drink servers what they like to drink, and what is most popular at their establishments.

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Vineyard air inspires designer Stina Sayre

The new line features separates "” dresses, tops, jackets, and pants "” in a neutral palette centered around navy blue, silver, grey, and white.

Memorial service for Elizabeth “Busy” Suppes

There will be a memorial service for Elizabeth R.

Martha’s Vineyard selectmen deliver Meals on Wheels

The town leaders took part in the National March for Meals campaign.

Oak Bluffs fire chief to step down in June

Chief Peter Forend said he can no longer balance the demands of the chief's position with his full time job.

Suns claim RCBL championship with 88-77 win

The top seeded Suns withstood a furious Lakers rally in the fourth quarter to win the series 2-1 and cap off a 15-2 championship season.

Heavy equipment needed for Schifter house move is due Friday

Road closures on Chappaquiddick are possible as engineers begin to ramp up for the complex engineering project which awaits final approval.

Driver cited for leaving early Saturday morning accident scene

Police and emergency personnel spent hours looking for the operator of a Land Rover that crashed through a guard rail and ended up in a wooded ravine.

Hanna Persson places in top ten in Sony World photo contest

Hanna Persson of Edgartown placed in the top ten out of 5,106 entries in the portrait category with a photograph titled "Surgical Pain."

Elder tech fair brought together teens and adults

The fair is designed to help adults who find themselves struggling to stay afloat in a sea of technology.

Martha’s Vineyard teen artists show a variety of strengths

The last couple of two-person shows feature work by four young women who have all studied for four years with Janice Frame, who retires this year.

Anthony Lewis

Anthony Lewis, the retired, Pulitzer Prize winning New York Times reporter, columnist, and author who wrote important studies of the Supreme Court and the First Amendment, died on Monday at his home in Cambridge.