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Support our neighbors

To the Editor:I'll admit it, my wife and I are wash ashores. The first time that we saw the village of Vineyard Haven,19 years...

NSTAR spraying – any thoughts

To the Editor:You may have seen the News in Brief article in last week's MV Times regarding NSTAR's spraying of herbicides under the power...

VNA revenues fall, collaboration and your help are needed

To the Editor:If you read The Times last week, you learned that the Vineyard Nursing Association is having financial difficulties. The simple truth is...

Healthy, maybe, but inedible

To the Editor:As a senior at Martha's Vineyard Regional High school, I was truly appalled by the article recently published about the lunch...

Prices way out of line, Island merchants missing sales

To the Editor:Local merchants always seem to be complaining that they are not getting sufficient business from locals. They complained that purchases from Amazon...

This season of giving

Let's try to connect the dots between a new book on public health policy, a promising new program at Martha's Vineyard Hospital, and some...

Brutal truth for us, and now Falmouth

The Steamship Authority's vision is to do what it has always done, as it has always done it, to do it where it has always done it, to do more of it, and to deflect efforts by its transportation partners in Vineyard Haven and Woods Hole that might lead it to consider new strategies in new places.

Answer the Water Street question

The real imaginative opportunity is to find a way to flush the Bernier poison pill and allow the lot to be sold by IHT for commercial purposes (parking perhaps) — but not to Stop & Shop, if Mr.

Astrid Tilton shoots big pictures on big film

The Martha's Vineyard Public Charter School student brings a new perspective to old camera technology.

The other West Tisbury fair

Christmas decorations, gifts, and luncheon items at the Annual Christmas Fair.

Make merry at Oak Bluffs holiday events on Saturday

Holiday shopping, parades, parties, and art installations on December 7.

Warming winter soups

From the book Soups + Sides by Catherine Walthers

Hanukkah goes from minor to major

It's hard to compete with silver tinsel and shiny new sleds.

—Rise” up and dance

The Season's Greetings Dance Extravaganza, the annual holiday show of RISE Vineyard Performing Arts, will take place on Sunday, December 8, at the Oak Bluffs School Auditorium.

A winter feast helps a student garden grow.

MVRHS students will prepare feast to benefit their school garden, tonight.

Go Slo Potluck will draw attention to endangered local foods

Go Slo Potluck on Sunday will draw attention to endangered local foods.

Boxing day: A cautionary carol

Gwyn McAllister's one-act play is an offbeat look at the holidays

The end of days on Martha’s Vineyard

Island author asks: what would you do, if the world was ending in one week?

The Workshop opens in Vineyard Haven

New gallery may be the beginning of an artist collective

Battle lines form over proposed wind energy legislation

Parry mentioned a wind facility located near a dairy farm in Glenmore, Wisconsin where the farmer reported reduced milk production from his cows after the turbines went up.