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Monthly Archives: January 2014

Island food enthusiast talks GMOs

What are you serving for dinner? Avoiding GMOs with Jan Buhrman.

Bishop Feehan hoopsters top Vineyard girls

The Vineyarders ran into a hot-shooting group of Shamrocks Saturday in the EAC opener at the Sancy.

Martha’s Vineyard boys down Bishop Feehan in EAC hoops

Alex GordonBeck, Malik Johnson, and Ben Poole were defensive standouts as the Vineyarders beat the archrival Shamrocks in Attleboro.

Vineyard icemen repel Raiders

Alexander Vukota notched a goal and two assists as the Vineyarders held off Somerset Berkley in a contentious conference opener.

Perfect Days in Winter

Islanders share their perfect winter Martha's Vineyard day.

MVRHS student Maddie Scott creates a music timeline

In conjunction with the project, the students built on the idea of "helping hands" and contributed three boxes of non-perishable items to the Island Food Pantry.

Oak Bluffs residents share their vision for the future of the town

Preservation of the town's character and economic vibrancy make the list.

Martha’s Vineyard girls tie up Dolphins, 2-2

Aubrey Ashmun scored a power play goal with 1:08 remaining in the home opener as the Vineyard girls remained unbeaten.

Jazz a cappella group plays at Katharine Cornell Theatre

A singing group from Kenyon College in Ohio features a student from Martha's Vineyard.

It’s a boy! First New Year’s baby arrives January 3

A Vineyard Haven couple are the proud parents of the first Island baby of 2014.

Images from Hercules: readers share their snow photos

The wind blew, the water rose, and the snow kept falling. Then the sun came out, and our readers (and news staff) took out their cameras.

Winter storm winds down, ferries resume

While the snow is over, forecasters say temperatures will fall even further tonight, creating dangerous wind chill.

Midnight gunfire ends in New Year’s Eve arrest

Oak Bluffs Police arrest man on multiple charges and seize cache of weapons.

2014: The national landscape has changed health care

In step with Obamacare, Martha's Vineyard Hospital sees changes in records and patient care.

Round and round the Vineyard goes

A very good year ended, and maybe a chance for a TV role.

For the Wampanoag tribe, a year of change, with more to come

The newly elected chairman of the Aquinnah Wampanoags looks to communication and cooperation to advance his people's agenda.

For VNA and its caregiving mission, fresh challenges lie ahead

Changes in health care will make 2014 a year of difficult choices, with important consequences for Vineyarders.

Letters from your neighbors

Members of the Martha's Vineyard community offer thoughts on where we're headed in 2014

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