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Young birds face threats from all quarters

Parents have just a few weeks to bring their offspring to independence, fending off countless risks in the process.

4th of July, free museum day, and Family Dance-o-Rama

Get your fill of Fourth of July activities this Thursday starting at 10 am at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs, for the annual Children's Parade that kicks off at 10 am.

Extra security, extended parking ban for Fourth of July parade

Police caution visitors to plan plenty of extra time to get to the parade in Edgartown this year.

Local authors talk ‘work quirks’

Martha's Vineyard authors tell us about their habits, good and bad, while working.

Masquerade and Avanti Shine on a foggy Sunday

Masquerade sailed to a Holmes Hole Sunday series win for the second week running in Division A, while Avanti topped the fleet in Division B.

Martha’s Vineyard All Stars and Angels still swinging in playoffs

The MV 13 Year Old All Stars advanced in the District 7 playoffs with a 3-1 win at Sandwich, while the Angels won the semifinal opener over Mashpee.

Annabelle Catherine Rolfe Noke

Annabelle Catherine Rolfe Noke, 97, died peacefully in the company of her loving family on June 30 from declining health issues.

The West Tisbury Farmers Market, an Island institution

In its 39th year, the market showcases Martha's Vineyard farmers, bakers, and food producers.

The art of Martha’s Vineyard-made jewelry

Martha's Vineyard is home to many artists, including jewelers.

Denis Membreno Memorial Gathering

A memorial gathering to celebrate the life of Dr.

Poets Corner: Island Morning

Island Morninghow much would I like to duck insidethe stillnessstep inside the floating space betweensilence and sound, wind and windblown,this startling emptiness...


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Academic Honors

Samantha Anderson of West Tisbury received an Honours Masters in History of Art and Social Anthropology from St.

Vineyard docu-soap gets lathered up for season opener

In advance of the series premiere on July 23, ABC Family gives a peek into the cast personalities and dynamics.

The Return of the Sons of Martha’s Vineyard

On this date 125 years ago, more than 100 former Vineyarders made their first united pilgrimage back to their Island birthplace.

MV United Under-18 men fall to Worcester in state soccer semis

Heartbreak followed success at the Mass. Tournament of Champions as the Vineyard, a division best 3-0 after the first round, lost 2-1 to Worcester.

Vineyard Haven runners tops in Vineyard Youth Tennis 5K

Renee Dasilva was the race winner, while Jessie Rochefort was the first woman to the tape as Vineyard Haven runners claimed 12 of the top 25 positions.

Louisa Gould Gallery revisits the work of local artists

A reprise of the "Artists of Martha's Vineyard" show contains more than 80 new works.

Barbara Day: Her niche is painting on wood

Ms. Day comes from three generations of painters, and her ancestors were the first residents people of Chilmark.

NYC DJs AndrewAndrew play on Martha’s Vineyard

iPad DJ extraordinaires of "Girls" fame kick of the Vineyard Arts Project summer season.