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Shakespeare gets a shakeup

Shakespeare for the Masses is an Island institution, known for appropriating the Bard’s plays as quick and easy-to-understand comedies. Since 2008, co-creators Nicole Galland...

Spring bowling leagues sign-up begins

The Barn Bowl & Bistro on Uncas Avenue in Oak Bluffs announced that sign-up has started for spring bowling leagues. General manager Mike Sawyer...

Gingerbread lighthouse competition was a sweet treat

The Martha’s Vineyard Museum in Edgartown hosted a gingerbread house competition with a Vineyard twist last Friday evening: Islanders teamed up to build gingerbread...

Made on MVY: Hawkhouse Jewelry

A few weeks ago, while we were preparing to cover Noavakay Knight’s wedding at the Ritz, we were struck by a Facebook post of...

Sashabelle: Beauty in the eye (and mind) of the beholder

When Susan Norton began whipping up skin care products in her kitchen more than 15 years ago, she hoped only to make a cream...

Vineyard swim team places sixth in regional relay meet

On Saturday, the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School swim team participated in its first meet of the season, the Relay Carnival at the newly...

Slideshow: Christmas around the Island

The annual Christmas in Edgartown events kicked off Friday with the Lighting of the Edgartown Lighthouse, and a parade, concerts, crafts, and sales throughout...

'Mulan' premieres Friday at the Tisbury School

The Tisbury School presents their annual musical production, Mulan, this Friday, Dec. 11th and Saturday, Dec. 12th at 7pm. The play will include a...

Cult of comics: An Islander augments the comic book resurgence

What’s a screenwriter to do with the scraps of ideas that, for one reason or another, never make it to the big screen? For...

Make a mask and more

The Martha’s Vineyard Museum Halloween Festival takes over the Marine Hospital lawn on Sunday.

Thanking our first responders

A special ceremony at the Edgartown School will nod to Island emergency personnel.

Dine à la Français

Proceeds from the French-inspired Beach Plum dinner will help MVPCS attend a Paris climate summit.

TEDx forges ‘New Frontiers’

After a successful, sold-out inaugural show last year, TEDx Martha’s Vineyard will return for a second season on August 31 at the Performing Arts...

Perry Garfinkel talks travel writing

Perry Garfinkel had writer’s block. His editor confirmed what he already knew: His draft was crap. It lacked tone and structure. And what else...

Painting history: Storied subjects draw an Island artist home

Sometimes artists have to step back for a moment to regain perspective. Vineyard painter Bill McLane had to step way back — all the...

‘Rising Star’ Dana Williams is a bright light in an Internet-based music industry

In the Internet wasteland of YouTube covers, it takes a brave voice to cover the music of Stevie Nicks and remain in the spotlight...

Tricks and Treats

The downtown area of Vineyard Haven was abuzz with Halloween action on Friday night.

Animals for Adoption

There are three facilities on the Island that offer animals for adoption. The Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard (ASMV), Edgartown: For more information about...

Fishing Deals Oct. 16–22

Lampost Half Off Entrees when you show your Derby Pin Menemsha Fish Chicks & Quarter Lobsters - Buy 3 get one Free! The Newes Pub Receive 10% Off...

Fishing Deals Oct. 9–15

Among the Flowers 10% Off for Derby Anglers with Pin Benito’s Derby Special: Men’s cut (haircut, hot lather neck shave, hot towel and neck massage)....