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Tisbury selectmen consider options for Water Street parking lot redesign

In the wake of a 90-minute discussion, Tisbury will form a committee to review parking lot issues associated with the proposed Stop & Shop expansion.

Debit card skim scam hits Island bank customers

The reported locations of unauthorized withdrawals totalling nearly $100,000 ranged from the bright lights of Broadway to a midwest Walmart.

Rubbish damages landscape in Oak Bluffs

Oak Bluffs highway superintendent Richard Combra Jr. has had enough of people trashing his town

Thank you, and goodbye

The bright idea in economic circles, for more than half a century, has been to build up the Island's shoulder seasons.

Douglas F. Mazzotta Jr.

A celebration of his life will he held in Connecticut at a later date.

Saving the Gay Head Light with lemonade

Two lemonade stands run by youths raised $200 to donate to the iconic Aquinnah landmark.

Island teachers begin new year with opening day rally

Buoyed by a rousing program Tuesday morning, Martha's Vineyard Public Schools educators returned to their schools and classrooms.

Couple’s worries about overweight baggage end with arrest

A sharp-eyed Stop & Shop loss prevention employee thwarted a shoplifting spree at several Island stores.

Ernest Pachico

Ernest Pachico of Vineyard Haven died on August 25 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital, after a brief illness.

Douglas F. Mazzotta Jr.

On Thursday, August 29, Douglas F.

Joseph E. Jerome

Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, Oak Bluffs.

Brian Ferreira Celebration of Life

There will be a celebration of Boofa's life at the Holy Ghost Association (P-A Club) on Saturday, September 7, from 3 to 5 pm.

Jeffrey P. Kurth

Arrangements by Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Edgartown Road, Oak Bluffs.

American icons on display at The Granary Gallery

The West Tisbury gallery's collection of old and new American classics is on exhibit at the last reception of the season

Poets Corner: Mirrors of Ourselves

What if we saw beyond what others thought.If we could walk down the hallways of the world and push vanity aside,and lock it in...

Martha’s Vineyard Community Notes

Nominations can be emailed to pollybrown@verizon.

Car-Free on Martha’s Vineyard

People are choosing to step away from their vehicles and get around the Island on foot, bike, and the VTA

Vineyard Haven couple winnows decoy collection

George "Doc" and Meghan Brown share a deep love of antiques and each other, and not in that order