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Legendary Vineyarder Trina Kingsbury dies at 74

Artist and woodswoman Trina Kingsbury died at her home on Tea Lane in Chilmark Friday. She was 74.The daughter of Gertrude and Craig...

Romayne Marie Kazlauskas Maciel

Romayne Marie (Nadolny) Kazlauskas Maciel, 76, died, and went to be with her Lord, on Sept. 1, 2018. She was lovingly known by her...

Name and logo don’t represent Island

To the Editor:This letter was sent to the board of trustees of the Vineyard Trust.I have just learned that the Martha’s Vineyard Preservation Trust...

The most wonderful time of year

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. The congestion on the roads and beaches is starting to clear up, the bait fish are...

Holmes Hole races reach finish line

The final Thursday evening race for the Holmes Hole Sailing Association produced an unexpectedly sporty northeasterly breeze on August 30, making for a competitive...

Hugs and high-fives as the school year arrives

As the yellow school buses pulled into the West Tisbury School lot on the first day of school, and eager parents greeted each other...

Martha’s Vineyard voters head to polls

Note: We'll be updating this post throughout the day today.Voters headed to the polls at the Public Safety Building in West Tisbury to cast...

SSA ferries diverted from Oak Bluffs

The following trips departing or arriving in Oak Bluffs have been diverted to Vineyard Haven.M/V NANTUCKET from Woods Hole 6:30AMM/V NANTUCKET to Woods Hole 7:30AMM/V NANTUCKET...

Gladys Small

Gladys Small, 90, of Vineyard Haven died at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital on Thursday morning, August 30, 2018.A graveside service in Oak Grove Cemetery,...

SSA employee allegedly tossed traffic cone at gull

An incident Monday morning involving a Steamship Authority (SSA) employee allegedly throwing a traffic cone at a seagull at the Vineyard Haven terminal is...

August ‘Do you know’ answers

The winner of the August contest is Alison Convery for her correct answer of "Matthew Stackpole" on August 21. When we informed her, she...

Vigil held to shine light on addiction

On a cool and breezy Friday evening, members of the community held flickering candles in their cupped palms to honor the many lives lost...

Two escape from boat fire

Two people aboard a boat docked at Tisbury Wharf Co. escaped injury when it caught fire at around 1 am on Sept. 1, according...