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Cape Wind signs contract with Lawrence-Lynch Corp.

Cape Wind has signed a $15 million contract with Falmouth-based Lawrence-Lynch Corp.

Business brief: Seastreak fast ferry offers a trip to Foxwoods

Seastreak fast ferry will offer an excursion package for Martha's Vineyard residents to Foxwoods casino in Connecticut on Saturday, July 13.

Business brief: Vineyard Prep is latest addition to Island fashion

A new Martha's Vineyard inspired clothing brand has hit the market this summer.

Business brief: New agent joins Sandpiper Realty

Sandpiper Realty announced that Stephanie W.

Business brief: Dockside Real Estate adds agent

Dockside Real Estate announces that Lana Saucier, of Oak Bluffs and Worcester, has joined the Oak Bluffs agency as a sales agent.


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Noteworthy events coming up on Martha’s Vineyard

Despite suffering a brutal beating from a New Kids on the Block fan two weekends ago, pop star Aaron Carter, of "Aaron's Party" fame, is on schedule to perform at Dreamland in downtown Oak Bluffs, on Sunday, July 7.

Reel Picks: More on movies playing on Martha’s Vineyard

An animated comedy about a father and small-time criminal who is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal.

Hela Buchthal

Hela Buchthal, 91, a painter and long-time resident of Chilmark, died on Saturday, June 29, in Falmouth, Maine, with her daughter, Rebecca Hemphill, at her side.

Less one-way, more disagreement on Dukes County Avenue

In a split vote, selectmen modify the one-way traffic pattern that has sparked controversy in the neighborhood.

Utility poles spark sharp debate among Edgartown selectmen

Selectmen Michael Donaroma and Art Smadbeck disagreed on how to respond to the controversial utility upgrade.

Organizers say Stars + Stripes Festival will be biggest yet

Pop and electronic lineup at Flatbread will benefit the YMCA of M.V.

Lifeguards resume duty on Inkwell Beach in Oak Bluffs

Budget cuts eliminated the program four years ago, but now guards are back on patrol at the popular beach.

Martha’s Vineyard art openings

Artists' Reception at Night Heron Gallery 5 to 8 pm, Vineyard Haven.


Laura Anne Douthitt and Bradley Alan Hawk, both of Oro Valley, Arizona, were married June 8, 2013, at the Aquinnah home of her cousins Ted and Sarah Howes.

Martha’s Vineyard Community Notes

The Aquinnah Gay Head Community Association will hold its annual reception from 5 to 8 pm, Tuesday, July 9, at the Old Town Hall.

Martha’s Vineyard first responders joined in fundraising effort

A team from Martha's Vineyard joined nearly 500 first responders at Gillette Stadium field for a symbolic 26-hour workout marathon that raised $117,000 for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.

Youth Leadership Intitiative summit explores sustainability

The Friday night event was the culmination of a year long program of weekly meetings designed to help Martha's Vineyard youth plan their future.