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Sankovitch gives us the lowdown

Best-selling author Nina Sankovitch has given us a magnificent, solid work on the life, times and people who helped guide the American colonies to...

One more for the 1,000-point club

Mike McManus was in the Noble & Greenough High School gym in Dedham last Friday, doing what he’s done many times in his adult...

MVRHS skaters fall 7-1 to Dartmouth

Updated March 3MVRHS boys skaters fall to Dartmouth, 7-1Season ends in sectional quarterfinals after MV beats Somerset Berkley in 2 OT.By Jack Shea The 12th-seeded...

MV Sharks gussy up the field

While the Red Sox are getting busy in Fort Myers, Fla., baseball is on the way, and the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks have been busy...

Girls set and reset school records on Saturday

Updated March 16The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) 4x800 relay team set multiple school records this season, capping the season with a 20th...

Boys hockey readies for playoffs

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys varsity hockey team will play Somerset Berkley Regional High School on Feb. 28 at 6 pm...

Girls hockey team impresses in loss to Norwood

The Vineyarder girls varsity hockey team impressed on Presidents’ Day, contending with Bay State Conference powerhouse Norwood High School before dropping a 4-1 game...

Hopkinton takes Fairleigh-Dickinson title

Powerhouse Hopkinton High School (18-1) used a four-goal outburst in the third period to trim Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) 8-1 and take...

Vineyard runners have solid state meet performance

Led by a host of top 10 finishers, the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School boys indoor track team finished eighth statewide in Division 5...

New records and a lengthy list of successes

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) swim team completed its season on Sunday in record-breaking fashion. Junior Vineyarder swimmer Gabby Carr lowered two of...

Vineyarders prime for state competition

Led by Zach Utz with a sixth-place finish in the mile run, and Charlotte Packer’s seventh place in the shot put, nine Vineyarder runners...

Girls hockey holds its own in C&I league

The Vineyarder girls hockey team improved to 6-10-2 on the season last week, beating Latin/Fontbonne Academy 6-4 early in the week before losing 5-0...

MVRHS icemen enter home stretch

The Vineyarder boys hockey dropped a 5-1 game to Bishop Stang on Monday, falling to 9-5-2 on the season. Despite the loss, the team is...

MVRHS swim records fall at MIT

Two Vineyarder swimmers made school history at the South Sectional competition, and will swim at the state championships next Saturday afternoon at Boston University.Junior...

Pickleball, soccer, and futsal now also between the lines

Success is a reward of reinvention, and Airport Fitness is taking off in a new direction right now.The 24-year-old center has specialized in fitness...

Home cookin’ readies MVRHS track for state championships

Updated Feb. 10The Vineyarder boys won the 2020 Cape & Islands (C&I) indoor track championship, and the girls squad took second place in the...

Picking the winners

“Green Book” was a dark horse last year in the early Oscar derby handicapping, running fourth or barely mentioned in the early going. Viggo...

A chilly welcome

Island author Chris Knowles has given us his 17th novel of political intrigue and his second involving Arctic territory.He is a child of the...

MVRHS boys hockey tunes up D-Y for eighth win

The joy is back. Senior Hoffie Hearn’s hat trick sparked the Vineyarders varsity boys hockey team to a convincing 6-0 drubbing of Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High...

MVRHS indoor track girds for C&I championships

Peter Burke finished second in the mile run on Saturday at the prestigious Massachusetts State Track Coaches Association (MSTCA) Invitational at the Reggie Lewis...