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Ladyfest is a night of female-fueled fun

On an unseasonably mild October Saturday night, Circuit Avenue in Oak Bluffs slowly came back to life as the second annual Ladyfest ramped up. A...

Hugs all around for the new neighbors in town

On Thursday, after years of intensive planning and a combined effort between the Community Preservation Committee (CPC), the Island Housing Trust (IHT), Williams Construction,...

Aquinnah selectmen meet with pastor on church taxing

Aquinnah selectmen revisited the church parsonage tax issue at a meeting Tuesday with assessor Marsha Shufrin and unexpected guest the Rev. Leo Christian. Shufrin said...

Vineyard Montessori School hosts open house

The Vineyard Montessori School in Tisbury will open its doors to the public on Saturday, Nov. 3, from 10 am to 12 pm, according...

MVRHS building committee seeks community input

The newly formed MVRHS building committee discussed ways to actively involve the public in an approximately $1.5 million undertaking over a three-year span where...

Early voting for Islanders

Registered Island voters can again cast an early ballot prior to the upcoming state election on Nov. 6. The time span for early voting...

Untamed taste at the Local Wild Food Challenge

The Local Wild Food Challenge returns to the FARM Institute for the third year running on Sunday, Oct. 21, from 2:30 to 8:30 pm....

MVYouth grants $250,000 to Vineyard Youth Tennis

MVYouth, a community fund founded in 2014 to support Island children, teens, and young adults, has awarded Vineyard Youth Tennis (VYT) a $250,000 expansion...

Aquinnah selectmen consider remedies to church parsonage tax lien

Aquinnah selectmen met with a number of concerned town officials Tuesday regarding the tax taking of the parsonage at Gay Head Community Baptist Church,...

Big Brothers Big Sisters unveils updated focus

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Cod and the Islands will shift their focus to recruiting more diverse volunteers and inspiring adults to step...

Vineyarders fall to Canalmen 40-13

The Vineyarders showed their strong spirit at Friday night’s homecoming game against Bourne with an outstanding defensive turnover at the start of the third...

Islanders emerge from the darkness

Before the sun emerged above the horizon Saturday morning, more than 200 members of the Island community came together to walk along State Beach...

Vehicle smashes into Jim’s Package store doors

A woman driving a late-model Jeep Wrangler crashed into the side double-doors of Jim’s Package Store at approximately 3 pm Thursday. The Jeep, which had...

Island tourism: A summer blockbuster

Updated September 27, 4 pm If it were possible to describe the summer season on Martha’s Vineyard in three words, they would be: beautiful, exciting,...

Bringing suicide prevention into the light

Updated September 27, 11 pm Members of the community will gather at Bend in the Road Beach in Edgartown on Saturday, Sept. 29, for the...

Under the microscope

Dr. Lisa Nagy was recently featured in a 2018 Netflix docuseries that delves into the world of undiagnosed diseases and chronic illnesses with no...

Easy riders

Updated September 27, 11 pm The Martha’s Vineyard Horse Council hosted its eighth annual 2018 Fall Hunter Pace in the Manuel F. Correllus State Forest...

Catch Bass in the Grass

The Edgartown Board of Trade (EBT) is launching its first annual Bass in the Grass fundraiser in honor of the Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass...

Lighthouse Road lot deed submitted to Aquinnah

During a board meeting Tuesday, Aquinnah selectmen reviewed specifics regarding a 1.8-acre gift lot on Lighthouse Road, originally presented to the town by Hannah...

Airport manager title changed to airport director

Martha’s Vineyard Airport commissioners decided to change Ann Richart’s title of airport manager to airport director at a meeting Thursday. Along with the title...