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Curves rounds its last bend with going out of business sale

In March, after seven years going round the Curves exercise circuit, franchise owner and manager Bethany Seidman closed her studio space at Woodland Center.

Bad Martha beer is the newest choice on the shelf

Bad Martha Brewing Company made its product debut in bars, restaurants, and package stores last week with the introduction of two ales: Vineyard Summer Ale, and Martha's Vineyard Ale, the company's flagship amber ale made with premium English malt and the finest English and American hops.

Gay Head Light is one of 11 Most Endangered Historic Places

The National Trust for Historic Preservation today named the iconic Lighthouse to its 2013 list of "America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places."

Marine life inspires three artists at Martha’s Vineyard Museum

Approximately 100 people enjoyed cocktails & snacks and got a chance to view some of the museum's latest exhibits, including Ladies of the Sea.

Steamship Authority reports modest increases in 2012

Revenues and traffic to Martha's Vineyard were up in 2012. Truck traffic declined.

Gay Head Lighthouse will retain familiar sweep for now

The Coast Guard said this week it will put off replacing the familiar rotating lamp with blinking LED bulbs.

Shirley Tilton

A graveside service for Shirley Tilton, who died on May 23, will be held on Friday, June 21, at 11 am in the Oak Grove Cemetery on State Road in Vineyard Haven.

Wing-eating contest serves up funds for Eli Bonnell

Thirteen competitors tried their best to eat 40 wings in under eight minutes while raising money for Eli Bonnell of Edgartown.

Memorial service Tuesday for Gray Mac W. Bryan Jr.

A Memorial Service will be held for Gray Mac W.

Velma Montgomery

Velma Montgomery, 96, died Monday, June 10, 2013, at the home of her daughter in San Luis Obispo California.

Harbor View Hotel hosts 5th annual Celebration of Pets

The Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown hosted the 5th annual Celebration of Pets on Saturday