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An Island story

It may just be early fall, but Jean Stone drops us headlong into a winter nor’easter in her book, “A Vineyard Christmas.” She writes...

For the love of chocolate

The 15th annual Art of Chocolate Festival is on Saturday, Oct. 6, through Sunday, Oct. 7, at Featherstone Center for the Arts in Oak...

Fall on the farm

Ring in the official start of fall with a day on the farm. On Sunday, Oct. 7, head to the FARM Institute in Edgartown...

Michael S. Achille

Michael S. Achille died peacefully at his home in Oak Bluffs on Sept. 26, 2018. He was 85.Michael was born Jan. 16, 1933, in...

Holy shiitake!

On Saturday, Oct. 6, the Polly Hill Arboretum in West Tisbury hosts a workshop on mushroom cultivation. Growing edible mushrooms on oak logs is...

Michael Moore goes on the attack again in ‘Fahrenheit 11/9’

Michael Moore, documentary filmmaking’s pre-eminent gadfly, is at it again in “Fahrenheit 11/9,” which plays this weekend at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center. This...

Nantucket bounces Vineyarders in boys soccer showdown

Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket met Saturday afternoon at Dan McCarthy Field in Oak Bluffs in the first of two Cape and Islands League boys...

Try this quick pasta dish on a savory Sunday

If you’ve tried any of my recipes, you already know I like my food to stand up and say hello. My Pasta with Roasted...

SSA website is back up

A computer problem affected the Steamship Authority's website Monday night, but is now back working as of 1:15 am Tuesday, according to an email...

Little House is looking for big buyer

Little House Café, the popular eatery on State Road in Vineyard Haven, is for sale for $1.5 million“Well, you know, it took a long...

Big Brothers Big Sisters unveils updated focus

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Cod and the Islands will shift their focus to recruiting more diverse volunteers and inspiring adults to step...

Woodin case against hospital settled

Updated 4 pmJoe Woodin, who was fired as CEO of Martha’s Vineyard Hospital in June 2017, has reached a settlement with the hospital.Woodin had...

How sweet it was

It was a little hard to hear conversations with “The House of the Rising Sun” playing in the background, but members of the MVRHS...

Chappy Ferry is example of competence, action

To the Editor:It seems that of late we hear of nothing but trouble with ferry boats, but everyone should know about the quick and...