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The fluoride clock is ticking in Edgartown

The Edgartown board of health voted on Oct. 10 to act on a statue that could add fluoride to the municipal water system. According...

Yellow House heads for bid process

The Yellow House committee met Tuesday afternoon to finalize elements of the request for proposals (RFP), and set a mandatory site-visit date for bidders....

Meet Your Merchant: Start spreading the Newes

History isn’t the only thing seeping from the walls at the Newes from America Pub in Edgartown.“Feel that breeze?” restaurant manager Robyn Joubert said...

Wage increases for Edgartown workers

The Edgartown board of selectmen voted to add an article regarding wage increases for town employees to the warrant for the special town meeting...

Hello, from the other side

You work your office job from 9 to 5, and your dog stays at home alone all day. By the time you leave work,...

Halloween hocus pocus

Every year there are more and more Halloween happenings on-Island. From kids’ crafts to community parades to late-night parties, there’s almost an overwhelming amount...

Girl power on Martha’s Vineyard

The Ritz and Martha’s Vineyard Community Services are teaming up to host the first annual Ladyfest music event this Saturday, Oct. 28, at 7...

Celebrating 40 Under 40

The Martha’s Vineyard Chamber of Commerce hosted its second biannual 40 Under 40 event on Wednesday, Oct. 18, at the Harbor View Hotel. The...

Removing, paving, dredging, and salting in Edgartown

The Edgartown board of selectmen agreed Monday to allow removal of a shade tree at 80 South Summer St. According to a report presented...

Feed the vegans

There are plenty of places that accommodate the vegans, vegetarians, and pescatarians of the Island. Take this Island culinary tour of the best spots...

Dancing through the voyage

A long black garment draped over Stefanie Batten Bland’s body as she stood in the stillness of a saltwater pond at Long Point Wildlife...

Meet your merchant: Margie Meltzer of CB Stark Jewelers

The Vineyard lost more than a local business owner on Jan. 2, 2017 — it lost Cheryl Stark, beloved founder of CB Stark Jewelers,...

New warrant application policy approved in Edgartown

The Edgartown board of selectmen approved a new policy that requires that departments submit their project procurements with appropriated funds to town meetings before...

Can’t beat Bobby B’s

I’ve become a total sucker for Vineyard Haven over the past couple of months, so when my parents visited me on-Island last weekend, we...

Nothing but the best at 2nd Annual Beer Fest

 After a long week stuck under thick clouds and heavy winds, Saturday brought locals, visitors, and brewers from all over the country under a...

Conductor Nikolina Kovacevic’s Island footprint

Nikolina Kovacevic arrived on Martha’s Vineyard for the first time in the summer of 2015. She came from Serbia, and like many other J-1s...

WUMB hosted concert at the Strand Theater

UMass Boston’s WUMB radio station brought singer-songwriter Will Dailey to Martha’s Vineyard’s historic Strand Theater on Saturday, Sept. 23. Dailey played for an intimate...

Vineyard rescue mission helps save cats and dogs

The people of the Virgin Islands are facing disaster after disaster through hurricanes Irma, Jose, and now Maria — and so are the animals....

Round-up on Roundup in Edgartown

In response to the Eversource plan to spray the herbicide along the firelane of the eastern end of the Edgartown’s bike path, town selectmen...

Ten things to do during the shoulder season

With September comes a breath of fresh air — there are suddenly empty parking spaces exactly where you need them, Five Corners is no...