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Edgartown Race Weekend will set sail in August

The Edgartown Yacht Club will host the 82nd  signature ’Round-the-Island (’RTI) race on August 1, in addition to the newer ’Round-the-Sound (’RTS) event the...

Vineyard tops Nantucket in fishing contest

The Martha’s Vineyard Surfcasters Association brought home the Island Cup trophy after a weeklong fishing battle with our rival island, Nantucket. Of course, the tournament...

IGI mobile market returns this season

Island Grown Initiative’s mobile market is continuing its mission of providing healthy, farm-fresh produce to the Vineyard community. For the past three summer seasons, the...

IGI and Food Pantry merge

Two food equity organizations that have been providing food for the entire Island community are becoming one, as the Island Grown Initiative (IGI) and...

Island Autism Group will have a new forever home

Island Autism Group (IAG) is another step closer to providing long-term housing and a comprehensive support hub for those with autism on Martha’s Vineyard. Three...

iEARN provides online international education platform

While schools are closed and both teachers and students are sequestered in their homes, one online education platform is continuing to connect educators and...

Chicken Alley reopens to the public

Chicken Alley is now serving the Vineyard community in-person once again. The popular Island thrift has been doing online sales ever since employees were forced...

Aquinnah forgives shop leases

Shop owners at the Aquinnah Circle and in Menemsha will not have to pay their rent for this busy season, as summer visitor volume...

School reopening plan includes strict health measures

Classrooms and hallways in Massachusetts will look a lot different if they end up reopening their doors in the fall.  The Massachusetts Department of Elementary...

Aquinnah wraps up town elections

Aquinnah voters re-elected six town officers Wednesday, all of whom ran unopposed for their positions. Polls were open from 12 pm to 4 pm at...

Family jams

Brian Weiland and his son, Aiden, are jamming out together every day online and providing a medley of music for anyone who wants to...

Aquinnah flies through socially distanced town meeting

Aquinnah breezed through annual town meeting on Tuesday, approving an approximately $5 million budget and discussing legal expenses related to litigation between the town...

Oak Bluffs steps up on masks

It was a different scene in Oak Bluffs Saturday evening. After increasing signage and police presence, more visitors to the harbor area could be...

Juneteenth march attracts hundreds

Updated 9 pm Hundreds of people marched from Vineyard Haven to Oak Bluffs Friday afternoon to commemorate Juneteenth. The march began at Veterans Memorial Park in...

Alchemy proposes outdoor dining on courthouse lawn

Alchemy Bistro & Bar is proposing outdoor dining on the Edgartown courthouse lawn as an extension of its existing outside operation. At a Dukes County...

Schools offer summer support for kids

Island schools are looking at ways to continue educating and supporting students through the summer, and are identifying new ways to accomplish this. According to...

Chilmark police look at peer intervention training, reforms

Chilmark Police Chief Jonathan Klaren expressed his sadness and frustration with the killing of George Floyd at the hands of a Minneapolis Police officer. At...

Virtually there

For more than 35 years, the West Tisbury School has been doing an exchange program where eighth grade students from the Island travel to...

Taking a stroll on the Vineyard

The Vineyard, Nantucket, and Cape Cod are all natural gems that contain some of the most idyllic locations and sought-after vistas in New England,...

Edgartown continues review of VTA charging station

Updated June 18 Some Edgartown residents have voiced their concerns regarding a proposed induction charging station for Vineyard Transit Authority (VTA) electric buses on Church...