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MVHRS announces next Diversity Series speaker

Author Skip Finley will be speaking to the community at 6 pm on Tuesday, Jan. 30, in the MVRHS library. According to a press...

Harry Potter Book Night

On Thursday, Feb. 1, at 3:30 pm, the West Tisbury library will host Harry Potter Book Night. This event is co-sponsored by the library...

Prom to raise money for P.A. Scholarship Fund

On Saturday, Feb, 3, a 50’s/60’s prom sock hop and dinner will be held at the P.A. Club to benefit the P.A. Club’s scholarship...

Cape Cod Five supports Martha’s Vineyard teachers

Cape Cod Five supports Martha’s Vineyard teachers with educational mini-grants. The creativity and innovativeness of public school teachers were recognized and celebrated at Cape...

Academic honors

Dean’s list Sarah Thomas of Edgartown, at Emmanuel College. Pearl Vercruysse of Chilmark, at Emmanuel College. Eva Faber of Edgartown, at the University of Vermont. Katherine Reid of...

Family planning clinic reopens in Vineyard Haven

Healthy Imperatives, also known as Martha’s Vineyard Family Planning, has returned to its location at 517 State Road in Vineyard Haven two months after...

Chargers and Eagles win big

Playing in their first-ever Island championship basketball game, the Charter School girls team held off Tisbury in a barnburner of a game, 34-27, in...

Proud of the community

To the Editor: The days are getting longer, and the first month of 2018 is almost a thing of the past. As the clock ticks...

Island Gymnastics girls get gold

Island Gymnastics Xcel Gold team won team gold at the Dream Big Invitational hosted by SSGA in Hanover on Saturday, Jan. 20. Two gymnasts,...

Poem: Chappy Ferry

By Nan Byrne The little boat goes back and forth A steadfast engine against the tide Shuttling industry from dock to dock In darkness and in light The...

The Martha’s Vineyard Surfcasters’ annual meeting

The Martha’s Vineyard Surfcasters will hold their annual meeting, awards presentation, and banquet on Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Old Whaling Church in Edgartown....

Afterschool bake-off

Elyce Bonnell from the Edgartown library will teach kids how to bake a yummy but healthy treat on the last Friday of each month....

Snippets of the sea

The Vineyard Haven library will exhibit the underwater works of photographer Benjamin McCormick through Feb. 15. The exhibit is part of the library’s “Art...

Dine, dance, and donate

The dogs and cats of Second Chance Animal Rescue need help, and on Saturday, Jan. 27, Islanders can dine and dance at the P.A....

Wind advisory reported for Tuesday

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory from January 23, 11 am until January 23, 7 pm. For additional information please refer to www.weather.gov. The Steamship Authority advises...

Friends group focused on forest

The Friends of the M.F. Correllus State Forest meets Tuesday, Jan. 23, at 7 pm at the Tisbury Senior Center. The group is part...

Sinclair Hamilton Hitchings

Sinclair Hamilton Hitchings, curator, author, editor, influential member of many Boston cultural institutions, book and art collector, and promoter of Boston artists, died on...

Lucian Michael Domkowski

Lucian Michael Domkowski, 87, of New Britain, Conn., died Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain General. Lucian was born...

Bedside Table: Perry Garfinkel

Quite a while ago my bedside table had runneth over with books, which spilleth onto nearby wicker chair waiting for a raison d'être. This...

Real Estate Confidential: The home buyer’s guide to Vineyard Haven

Weekly chit-chat about new listings, sales or other insider info on the Martha’s Vineyard real estate market, by Fred Roven, Martha’s Vineyard Buyer Agents In...