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New on Saturday: Pulling for them at the fair

Saturday: History was made Saturday at the fair. Jane Bollin of Sandwich set a new record for the tractor pull in the over-6,000-pounds category,...

Joe Biden is coming to the Vineyard

Former Vice President Joe Biden is coming to Martha’s Vineyard on Friday for a special fundraiser to support Protecting Our Vote, a political action...

Greening the fair

A new initiative at this year’s fair aims to reduce plastic waste, utilize any compostable food scraps, and diminish the waste stream of this...

It’s a boat, it’s a plane, it’s an Icon!

Arriving at a private hangar after being shuttled through a security gate at Martha’s Vineyard Airport had the feel of being on a secret...

WMVY meets real-life lobster logo likeness

Martha’s Vineyard radio station WMVY, 88.7 FM, was introduced to a real-life version of its blue lobster logo on Monday, August 6, according to...

Airport Commission moves forward on business park planning

On Thursday, August 9, Martha’s Vineyard Airport commissioners unanimously agreed to rebid a contract to remove hazardous materials from a well house that has...

The ups and downs of being an Islander

Being able to stand on the Eastville jetty and cast my Rapala floater out toward the diving terns is a blessing. After driving to Aquinnah...

‘Says You!’ returns to Martha’s Vineyard

Public Radio’s “Says You!” will return to Martha’s Vineyard on Tuesday, August 14, for a special live show at the Hebrew Center in Tisbury,...

Volvo to shoot short film in Menemsha and Lobsterville

After reviewing a correspondence sent from Futuristic Films, Aquinnah selectmen agreed to allow filming of a three-minute Volvo commercial in Menemsha Village and on...

There’s a new King in town

On Thursday, July 26, King’s Barber Shop opened its doors — and subsequently had a tough time closing them — after two barbers from...

Bill Clinton to speak at the Performing Arts Center

On August 22, at 6:30 pm, former President Bill Clinton will speak at the Martha’s Vineyard Performing Arts Center (PAC) in Oak Bluffs, as...

John Jones: ‘It’s time to act’

On a balmy Thursday evening, dozens of members of the Vineyard community gathered at Five Corners in Tisbury to remember Joey Jones, and to...

Accused drug dealer held on $25,000 cash bail

Sean M. Geddis, 25, who allegedly admitted his role to police in supplying drugs that led to a fatal overdose, pleaded not guilty at...

Island mother: ‘Stop killing our kids’

Dolores Borza stood in front of Cumberland Farms Wednesday to denounce drug dealers on Martha’s Vineyard, as well as to honor the recent passing...

Saturday morning fun at the Children’s Festival

Kids and family members enjoyed a variety of games and activities at the annual Children’s Festival on Saturday, July 28. Held by the Martha’s Vineyard...

First Friday has Vineyard Haven hopping

On August 3 and Sept. 7 (the first Friday of each month), galleries and local businesses on Main Street in Tisbury will get a...

Name needed for newborn alpaca

Silver Angel, a 6-year-old hembra (adult female alpaca) at Island Alpaca in Vineyard Haven, has just given birth to a little cupid. The 3-day-old cria...

Bus driver photographed on phone while driving

Updated July 27 Peter Pan Bus Lines is looking to identify a bus driver who was photographed looking at his phone while simultaneously operating a...

Airport commission lowers wastewater rates

Updated July 26, 4 pm Wastewater rates at the Martha’s Vineyard Airport, which were raised for the first time in 14 years in January of...

Dreams coming true

On Sunday, July 29, at 3:30 pm, Martha’s Vineyard Community Services (MVCS) will hold its Ruby Anniversary Possible Dreams Auction at the Winnetu...