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Here’s to a happier and healthier new year

The Shop Talk column is coming to an end, but I hope to continue to see all of you supporting our local businesses in the future.

New Year’s Eve celebrating requires New Year’s Eve Shopping

You may want to sharpen your wardrobe for the big party, or find some inspiration for your party cuisine, or if you are at home, you'll need snacks.

My ideas for last-minute gifts on Martha’s Vineyard

Well, there are only a few days left before Christmas.

Gift ideas for him and her on Martha’s Vineyard

From tackle shops to Tisbury's 12 Days of Christmas, shop-portunities abound on the Vineyard during the holidays.

Christmas in Edgartown means shopping galore

Find deals and holiday goodies at Edgartown stores this weekend.

Gifts under $20 on Martha’s Vineyard

Wherever you choose to shop on-Island, take the time to look around and surprise yourself with all the amazing gifts available at reasonable prices.

Tips for shopping for the small ones in your life

If you are still stumped as to what to get the child in your life, here are some on-Island suggestions.

Black Friday Martha’s Vineyard-style

The deals may not be as big as Walmart's or Best Buy's, but there are still places to shop and save on the Vineyard this Friday.

A look around the Tisbury Marketplace on Martha’s Vineyard

For a location that has been around for many years, the Tisbury Marketplace has new additions to round out its spectrum of businesses.

Newbie Martha’s Vineyard reflect on their first season

Staffers from Kissmet, Slip 77, and Juliska tell us what they learned about their first summer in business on the Island.

A good move for Midnight Farm on Martha’s Vineyard

Midnight Farm has relocated to the former home of the Bunch of Grapes, and owner Tamara Weiss is happy about it.

Seasonal colors fill stores on Martha’s Vineyard

Head out and enjoy the kaleidoscope of fall colors in the foliage and in shops.

Preparing for a haunted Halloween

Halloween is upon us and if you need help with preparation, here are some ideas for saving time and cost.

Shoppers list their favorite Martha’s Vineyard stores

I thought I'd share some of your neighbors' favorite stores and why they have elevated their choices to such heights.

Sale incentives on Martha’s Vineyard

Find out where the deep discounts are, as the summer retail season wraps up.

Shop Talk – Wedding inspirations

When making a wedding gift, remember to have fun, choose with your heart, and keep in mind the wonderful recipients.

Martha’s Vineyard store owners talk fall fashion

When shopping for clothing, a handy guide from Glamour Magazine online will remind you of the anticipated trends.

Back to school shopping on Martha’s Vineyard

The summer breeze is still blowing, but the school bell has rung. For parents, this most likely means time to restock school supplies and clothes.

Tips for the chef at home

Sharp knives, food processors, and reusable containers all come in handy.

DIY jewelry at Beadniks

Here you will find a plethora of beads and jewels, ranging from simplistic to ornate, along with rare and original.