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Hero’s welcome greets Special Olympics athletes

After participating in the Special Olympics in Mashpee, a boat full of smiling students was met by family, friends, and a line of fire...

Martha’s donates bikes for little tykes

Brooklynn Petersen, a third-grade student, was one of the first to get her new bike. She chose a candy-apple red model. Even though Brooklynn...

New director of development hired at WMVY

Karen Altieri was appointed as the new director of development at Martha’s Vineyard–based WMVY, 88.7 FM, on Monday, according to a press release by...

Visiting voices

  Lead singer and guitarist for Crooked Coast Luke Vose can’t imagine a life without music. He and his close friends and band members are devoted...

Employment offer is too good to be true

Vector Marketing, a multi-tier subsidiary of Cutco Cutlery, is offering students and recent graduates an employment opportunity that appears far too good to be...

MVRHS graduates celebrate past, look to the future

  At the 2018 Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School graduation ceremony Sunday at the Tabernacle, the word “commencement” written on the hundreds of purple and...

Class night breaks total contribution record

At Friday’s senior class night, 716 scholarships were given to graduating seniors with a record breaking total of almost $2 million in contributions. The night...

Carry In/Carry Home posters are more than just drawings

The Friends of Sengekontacket recognized the winners of the Edgartown 2018 “Carry In/Carry Home” poster contest Friday. The contest highlighted the talent and ecological...

Brooklyn kids get up close view of farm life

Sixth grader Yahnya Dominique took one look at the chickens and danced away from their coop. “Chickens are kind of disgusting creatures, but they do...

Healthy Incentives Program reinstated

On Monday, May 21, Gov. Charlie Baker granted the Healthy Incentives Program (HIP) $2.15 million in supplemental funding to finish off its fiscal year,...

Coast Guard offers boating safety tips

In its 2017 Recreational Boating Statistics Report, the U.S. Coast Guard revealed that boating fatalities nationwide totaled 658, the second highest number in five...

Island Spelling Bee champ tripped up in third round

When Scripps Spelling Bee talk host Jamal Andress asked speller Jasper Ralph during an interview what he wants to be when he grows up,...

Memorial Day weekend colors Island red, white and blue

Post updated Monday, 3:30 pm to include photos from the Tashmoo Memorial Day Picnic. Tisbury School's March to the Sea With not a cloud in the...

Island Queen begins its daily route

The Island Queen returned Friday, making its runs between Falmouth and Martha’s Vineyard. The only passenger ferry going to and from Falmouth and Martha’s...

Memorial Day means special deals and events for everyone

Come to the annual Oak Bluffs Memorial Day 5K starting on Sunday, May 27, at 9:30 am. Admission to enter the race is $25,...

Memorial Day events around the Island honor veterans

Memorial Day weekend is a time to remember the lives that were lost in service to America, as well as to celebrate the veterans...

New parking system in place at M.V. Airport

New gates are in place, and starting June 1, Martha’s Vineyard Airport unveils its new system for parking in the airport’s parking lots. The airport...

MVRHS varsity lacrosse dominates on Senior Day

The boys varsity lacrosse team represented its pride and passion for Vineyard sports in its final clash of the season on home turf. The...