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M.V. Mediation announces free evening hours

The Martha’s Vineyard Mediation Program announces a new service called We Can Work It Out: Free Mediation Evening Hours. The new program will run...

Court report: Oct. 26-Nov. 26, 2018

Oct. 26, 2018Stephen W. Moore, Vineyard Haven; DOB 7/27/59, possession of class B drug (methadone); distributing class D drug (marijuana): continued to pretrial conference.Nov....

Edgartown: It’s concert season

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving full of fun, family, friends, and food. We had a great few days, and a wonderful meal....

Minnesingers at the Campground

Neighborhood Convention will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 11 am at the United Methodist Church on the Campground in Oak Bluffs.The Rev. Roberta...

Give your child the gift of Christmas

Give your child the gift of Christmas by letting them journey through the Advent season with the Federated Church, 45 South Summer St., Edgartown....

Light in the darkness

There aren’t many of us who love that it gets dark so early, starting with the time change in November. Then right on the...

Births

Sarah Emanuelly DeOliveira CavalcanteFrancis Carla Cavalcante and Paulo Cesar Cavalcante of West Tisbury announce the birth of a daughter, Sarah Emanuelly DeOliveira Cavalcante,...

Concert is a holiday highlight

Island Community Chorus, one of the most beloved Vineyard organizations, celebrates the holidays at the Old Whaling Church, Saturday, Dec. 1, at 7:30 pm...

Dehumanizing gay conversion therapy in ‘Boy Erased’

“Boy Erased,” Joel Edgerton’s film about a gay college student, opens Friday, Nov. 30, at the M.V. Film Center. Only 11 states ban conversion...

Selma Frank at 101

Her eyesight is failing, but Selma Frank’s hearing is sharp and her sense of humor is still going strong, all pretty amazing considering she’s...

Big Brothers Big Sisters welcomes new board member

Patti Leighton is the newest member of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Cod and the Islands advisory board, according to a press...

Vineyard Wind selects supplier for offshore wind project

Vineyard Wind has chosen Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Vestas Offshore Wind as the preferred supplier for its 800-megawatt (MW) wind farm in federal waters...

Breaking the case

I hope someone is compiling a list of books that are set on Martha’s Vineyard. If you happen to be that person, please add...

Traveling the third world on a third-class budget

It was like at first sight.That’s how Tim Maley, husband of author Eileen Maley, described the moment the two first laid eyes on...

Take a long lunch

Last Wednesday we were lucky enough to have a half-day at work, so a few of us took off to check out the lunch...

Bearer of good news

The annual Martha’s Vineyard Teddy Bear Suite presented by Point B Realty starts next Thursday, Dec. 6, and runs through Sunday, Dec. 9. It’s...

Music to the ears

The All-Island String Orchestra Christmas Concert is set for Thursday, Dec. 6, at 6 pm at the Performing Arts Center. Featuring 142 enthusiastic string...

Watercolor wonder

A lost cat helped to determine the artistic path of watercolorist Alan Hampshire. The prolific artist had spent two years painting scenes around Vineyard...

Chilmark: Remembering a good neighbor

It's time with family and friends, taking walks, cooking, catching up, playing with animals, rebalancing our inner selves between the comfort of always and...

Foraged wreath making

Join the Trustees at Menemsha Hills for some foraging and wreath making. On Dec. 2, from 11 am to 1 pm, the public will...