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Martha’s Vineyard Fashion Week debut event drew a crowd

A crowd of about 100 — most dressed to impress — were treated to a full-on fashion show on Thursday, April 7, as Martha's Vineyard Fashion Week held an awareness-raiser and fundraiser party at the new Shephard Fine ArtSpace in Oak Bluffs.

Martha’s Vineyard Public Charter School presents two winning plays

Two one-act plays at the Vineyard Playhouse last weekend packed a double whammy "” absurdity and amusement.

Revive by Sarka

This article was last updated on Saturday, April 9, at 1:30 pm.

West Tisbury school presents The Pirates of Penzance

"The Pirates of Penzance," the comic opera by Gilbert and Sullivan, made the perfect vehicle for a spirited group of seventh- and eighth-graders at the West Tisbury School's annual musical, where a couple of exceptional performances gave a preview of emerging big talent.

Martha’s Vineyard Fashion Week gets early start

If you've recently found yourself wheeling your cart around Stop and Shop in pajama pants, now is the time to let your personal style blossom with spring.

Center for Living

The home page of The Martha's Vineyard Center for Living (MVC4L) website features a quote from C.

Martha’s Vineyard’s Max Currier and Shake the Baron make their mark in New York

Twenty-three year old Max Currier, from West Tisbury and known as Spike to his friends, is the bass player for the Brooklyn-based band Shake the Baron.

Martha’s Vineyard gifts for graduates

Graduations commemorate major accomplishments in most people's lives and should be rewarded accordingly.

Martha’s Vineyard residents join Avon Walk for Breast Cancer

Sam Cleland is walking in memory of her beloved grandmother who succumbed to breast cancer last year.

Tisbury School performs ‘Bye Bye Birdie’

The fun, frivolous Fifties were revisited over the weekend as the Tisbury School presented the musical "Bye Bye Birdie" to packed audiences on Friday and Saturday night.

ITW brings acclaimed “I Am Hamlet” to Vineyard

A rock and roll belting Hamlet, an 8-foot tall masked ghost, a bearded Ophelia, and gravedigger puppets. "I am Hamlet" is not your average Shakespeare.

Dinner, comedy at Lambert’s Cove Inn, West Tisbury

The next best thing to a week in a tropical isle to help get you over this last winter hurdle might be a sumptuous meal and an evening of comedy.

Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School drama performs “Laces”

For the second year in a row, Kate Murray's Martha's Vineyard Regional High School theater students presented an original play to kick-off Island Theatre Workshop's one act play festival.

This weekend and next: Island Theatre Workshop one acts

The one-act play is tough to pull off. Character development, which is essential to effective drama, is a difficult thing to establish in a short scenario.

Fellowship invests in Vineyard’s future

Sustainability has been a hot topic for most of the last decade and the Vineyard, in particular, has embraced the nationwide effort towards local reliance and conservation.

Daybreak provides contact, work opportunities

The Daybreak Clubhouse is a place for socialization and occupation for those coping with mental illness.

Martha’s Vineyard makes Oscar connection

In 2008, Sara Nesson was a struggling filmmaker doing wedding videography on the Vineyard to fund her latest project "Iraq Paper Scissors." Now, she's up for an Oscar.

Magician at Lambert’s Cove Inn, West Tisbury

A small table floats a couple of feet above the floor, then dances playfully in a circle – seemingly with a life of its own – before submitting to gravity.

Vineyard actor on stage in Boston

Currently, Island actor Brooke Hardman is starring as Imogen in "Cymbeline" with the Actors' Shakespeare Project out of Boston.

Pet shelters seek homes for strays on Martha’s Vineyard

We all know permanent housing isn't easy to find on the Island, for humans, anyway. For a dog it's pretty easy, but for a displaced cat, it can be difficult.