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Four great artists included in museum exhibit ‘Work of the Soul’

The Martha’s Vineyard Museum’s special exhibition “Work of the Soul: Meta Warrick Fuller, Lois Mailou Jones, Delilah Pierce, and Olive (Cutie) Bowles” offers an...

Love story reimagined

The play between the real-life relationship and one of novelist Emma Brodie’s imagination between James Taylor and Joni Mitchel is the jumping off point...

Sol y Canto comes to the M.V. Film Center

This summer is a time for celebration, and Sol y Canto’s upcoming performance at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center provides the perfect opportunity on...

Something old, something new in library exhibit

Roberta Gross’ new exhibition at the West Tisbury library and corresponding online exhibit encompass a plethora of acrylic, pastels, collagraphs, monoprints, and screenprints, creating...

The test of time

Maintaining a relationship with a close friend can be difficult, but try keeping even-keeled in a group of four. At the heart of Emily...

Nurturing creativity

Twenty-six years ago, founder and director of Kaleidoscope Dance Laura Sargent Hall arrived on the Island with the man who would eventually become her...

Paintings that pack an emotional punch

Frances McGuire’s paintings are intimate images of, as she says, modest, manmade structures that relate to a sense of place. They are “portraits” —...

Mother and son

Depression and suicide are no laughing matter, but the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse’s production of “Every Brilliant Thing” is far from sad. Ostensibly it takes...

Finding freedom

Sally Cabot Gunning’s compelling novel “Painting The Light” doesn’t just get the colors of Martha’s Vineyard right, but her prose gets every nuance in...

Color and light

Walking into self-taught artist Richard Lee’s light- and color-filled exhibition, “Life in Reverse: The Remarkable World of Richard Lee,” is to enter his wild,...

Sailing into their futures

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Who wouldn’t be envious of the eight students from the University of New Hampshire (UNH) and one lifelong learner from Martha's Vineyard who sailed...

Venturing out again

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The Martha’s Vineyard Center for Living is bustling with an exciting new program for outdoor social events in the community. When COVID hit, they...

Yard work

Chloe Jones, the Yard’s executive director, is brimming with good news. While the winter-spring season included three residencies, two of which happened in the...

Wild, wild life

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Although open year-round, this summer Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, with its more than 200 acres of varying, alluring terrain, is gearing up for some...

‘Tangled Vines’

“Tangled Vines, Island Crimes” is a ripping good tale. This is no summer romance or breezy beach read. Its dark storyline takes place after...

ThRough the pandemic

Walking through the rabbit hole is exactly what the pandemic experience has been like — an altered reality not unlike attending the Mad Hatter’s...

The show must go on

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The mantra behind the Peter Luce Play Readers group, long hosted live by the Tisbury Senior Center until the pandemic hit, is “The show...

A Vineyard tale

Having read T. Elizabeth Bell’s “Goats in the Time of Love,” I was thrilled to dive into her newest jewel, “Counting Chickens: A Martha’s...

Still running on time

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If you want to get to and from Chappaquiddick, that beloved little island (and sometimes peninsula) a short distance from Edgartown, you’ll need to...

Coping skills

Seems to me there couldn’t be a better time for a book for kids about an appealing and easy way to handle stress, as...
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