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Focused on fashion

Sitting across from Ray Kellman in his living room, I can’t help but feel like I’m in a museum. Collections of books line the...

Summer ceviche

There is absolutely nothing I love more than Island seafood — freshly shucked oysters, buttered lobster rolls, fresh scallops, you name it. After spending...

The world comes together in West Tisbury

Every Monday, a select group of vendors transforms the Grange Hall in West Tisbury into a cosmopolitan capital. However, like many Vineyard traditions, World...

Celebrating 100 years of voting rights

On Tuesday evening, the League of Women Voters of Martha’s Vineyard gathered at Five Corners in Vineyard Haven to celebrate the centennial of the...

‘It’s an ongoing fight, it doesn’t stop’

On Saturday, nearly 150 demonstrators met on the fields of the Chilmark library to kneel in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and...

Chilmark anticipates large crowd for demonstration

For nearly two months, demonstrators led by Dana Nunes, Awet Woldegebriel, and Amy Schumer have met daily at Beetlebung Corner to kneel in solidarity...

Films in the field

Grab your picnic blankets, pack a few snacks and put on some bug spray. The Featherstone Center for the Arts and the Martha’s Vineyard...

‘A very different, unique experience’

On Sunday evening, the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School class of 2020 gathered on the fields of the Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Hall for a...

Salt life

For me, summers on the Vineyard have always been defined by small family rituals — waking up at 6 in the morning to make...

Continuing the conversation on race

Since June 6, demonstrators have met at Beetlebung Corner every morning to kneel in solidarity with victims of police brutality. The group, MV BLM,...

Postmaster: ‘It’s time for me to go’

After 42 years in the U.S. Postal Service, with 18 years as postmaster in Edgartown and seven as postmaster in Vineyard Haven, Debra Chickering...

Aquinnah celebrates Fourth with car parade

  Fourth of July festivities kicked off in Aquinnah with the town’s annual parade. The event, which has traditionally been a foot parade, was reimagined...

Vineyard visits

After writing 12 books about the history of Martha’s Vineyard, Tom Dresser is nothing short of an expert. His latest addition, “The Rise of...

Graysen Kirk: ‘I really hope that I can change something’

On June 19, under a blanket of blue sky and midafternoon humidity, hundreds of demonstrators marched from Vineyard Haven to Oak Bluffs to commemorate...

Just when you thought it was safe … 

The Daily Jaws, which bills itself as the world’s largest fan site for Steven Spielberg’s classic summer blockbuster “Jaws,” celebrated the film’s 45th anniversary...

Long Point to reopen with online ticketing

Starting June 18, Martha’s Vineyard residents and visitors will once again be able to enjoy Long Point Wildlife Refuge via the summer gatehouse entrance,...

Habitat completes 13th home, for Cortez family

On Saturday, Habitat for Humanity of Martha’s Vineyard officially welcomed the Cortez family to their new home in Vineyard Haven.  The new house on Marion’s...

Same time, every day

Updated 12:25 pm, Tuesday* For 10 consecutive mornings, Chilmark residents have gathered at Beetlebung Corner to kneel in solidarity with people across the country who...