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Aquinnah: Something for everyone

Thank you to Gabbi Camilleri for organizing the Aquinnah Artisans Fair that was held this past Saturday at the Old Town Hall. There were...

Aquinnah: Artisans Fair is coming up

The annual South Road Children’s Fourth of July parade was a success (as usual). There were all of our town fire and rescue crew...

Aquinnah: The big news

The big news in Aquinnah this week is that Caroline Kennedy has put the 340 acres of land originally purchased by her mother up...

Aquinnah: Aquinnah is pretty great

And now it is officially summer. My inbox is jammed with notices of events that sound wonderful and that I would love to attend,...

Aquinnah: School is out

School is out! Summer is here, and the weather is almost consistently springlike. I’m sure it will be hot enough to go in the...

Aquinnah: Seriously summer

Summertime is getting serious in Aquinnah; that means that you will need a pass to go to Philbin Beach starting this Saturday, June 15....

Aquinnah: Just in time for June

Just in time for June, the weather seems to be turning springlike. While Philbin Beach was fogged in for a good part of Sunday,...

Aquinnah: Thank you, Mother Nature

Thank you, Mother Nature, for the beautiful weather this weekend. Although I spent most of the weekend off-Island, I know it was gorgeous here...

Aquinnah: Fabulous block party

Thank you to the Taylors for a fabulous block party this past weekend. As always it was fun, surprising (you never know who you...

Aquinnah: Porch pizza

The Aquinnah Shop was bustling on its opening weekend. They were of course busy on Saturday, with the weather being so nice, and Sunday...

Aquinnah: Open for business

Aquinnah is officially open for business, everyone. The stores are open at the Cliffs (check out the cute canvas bags they have at On...

Aquinnah: Cliffs coming to life

My son and I had a great time helping the tribe’s Natural Resources Department plant seagrass on Lobsterville Beach this past Sunday. There were...

Aquinnah: Angie Waldron

Our community has just lost a great woman: Angie Waldron passed away on April 13. You may know her from the library, or perhaps...

Aquinnah: Plastic Free for all

Congratulations to the children of the West Tisbury School who are a part of Plastic Free MV. With their hard work, knowledge, and commitment,...

Aquinnah: Cultural Center “fun raiser”

The Aquinnah Cultural Center hosted a wonderful “fun raiser” at the Town Hall last Friday. Christina Hook cooked up an amazing supper of venison...

Aquinnah: The hunt is off

I got a startling message this week: Elise LeBovit will not be holding the annual Easter Egg hunt at the Duck Inn. She did...

Aquinnah: Shuttle up-Island

The Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival was a great time this past weekend. Lots of good movies, many of which had ties to the Vineyard....

Aquinnah: Love and strength

My heart goes out to the two families on the Island who lost their babies these past weeks. The moment my son was born,...

Aquinnah: Happy halfway through March

Happy halfway through March, everyone! That means spring is just two and a half months away. I know the official start of spring is...

Aquinnah: Jack’s Shack

I hope everyone had a good February break, whether you were away or home on staycation. My family and I were away in Puerto...