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Maureen Jean Anderson

Maureen Jean (Fisher) Anderson of Oak Bluffs died peacefully at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital on August 10, 2019, surrounded by family, after a long and...

Doris Aloha Long

Doris Aloha Long, known to most as Aloha, and Mimi to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, passed away peacefully in the home she loved, her...

Peddling his bike path efforts

To the Editor:I spent five hours last week pruning overgrown brush on your bicycle paths — to make them safer. I groomed six miles...

Rene Louis Blanc

Rene Louis Blanc of Hidden Cove, Oak Bluffs, died peacefully on April 30th, 2019, just shy of his 91st birthday, surrounded by all of...

Tractor trailer gets stuck on Main Street

A tractor trailer with "Ditech Transportation" written on its side caused a backup on several Vineyard Haven roads Tuesday morning as it attempted to...

Oak Bluffs to hold public forum for summer taxpayers

Oak Bluffs is holding a public forum for summer taxpayers Tuesday. Each year, the town holds the forum for seasonal residents to meet selectmen...

A brush (fire) with former president

A small brush fire, possibly from a cigar tossed in the grass, according to a Farm Neck Golf Course official, was extinguished near hole...

Barwick served Tisbury well

To the Editor:I read that Ken Barwick has retired, and felt he deserved a letter of appreciation for his service to Tisbury. I have...

Shuttle and parking information for Beach Road Weekend

It’s worth noting as people prepare to descend on Vineyard Haven for Beach Road Weekend that the closest parking to the venue is at...

Find a solution to food waste

To the Editor:Food is essential. Humans, quite literally, require it to survive. Every day, we prepare an absurd amount of meals, indulge in them,...

Beach Road Weekend: Live Twitter stream

Follow along with us as we cover Beach Road Weekend at Veterans Memorial Park, from "Jaws" Friday night with the Cape Symphony, to live...

Yard Sales: August 10-11

Click here to see our yard sale map on one interactive map.

Halftime

It’s just about midsummer, and Islanders should be at their maximum stress point, where demands on services, business, and on each other put us...

Hearing date set for Mill House project

The premature demolition of the Mill House in Vineyard Haven will be the topic of an upcoming Martha’s Vineyard Commission public hearing.The historic structure,...

William F. Gassert

William F. Gassert died on August 3, 2019, after a long battle with cancer, at the young age of 49.He was born on Martha's...

Chicken Alley Art and Collectibles sale moves to downtown Vineyard Haven

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Chicken Alley Thrift Shop hosts its 16th annual Art and Collectibles Sale on Sunday, August 11, from 1 to 5...

Craft and cruise

Enjoy a craft adventure aboard the Black Dog Tall Ship Alabama on Friday, August 9, from 5 to 8 pm. Sip some India Pale...

Panda party

Join adventure traveler Alex Welles as he returns to the Edgartown library for another talk about his world travels, as he shares documentation of...

Celebrating Skipper Brooks

Camp Jabberwocky invites the Island community to join them in celebrating the life of an iconic part of the community, Skipper Brooks, at the...