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Deborah Reed

Deborah (McCormick) Reed died on Saturday evening, Jan. 5, 2019, at her home in Edgartown. She was predeceased by her husband, Malcolm W. Reed...

Featherstone reopens for winter

Days may be shorter and nights colder, but Featherstone’s reopening with a lineup of winter classes is bound to cast some creative light on...

And the Golden Globe goes to …

Seasonal Vineyard Haven resident and Hollywood film director Peter Farrelly took home a Golden Globe on Sunday for his film “Green Book” at the...

Love conquers

On Saturday, Jan. 12, at 2 pm, the Yard presents a performance by dancer, choreographer, and dance instructor Amirah Sackett, “Love Embraces All.” Sackett...

January jams

Food to the right, music to the left, and a sea of locals dodging the weekend’s wet winter weather. The Chilmark Potluck Jam was...

A night at the opera

Sunday night is Opera Night at La Soffitta Restaurant in Vineyard Haven. Beginning Sunday, Jan. 13, and continuing every week through the spring, La...

Think-Peace

On Thursday, Jan. 10, from 11 am to 12 pm, the West Tisbury library will host a think-tank meeting to discuss a unified course...

MVH Profile: Rocy Turner, Patient Financial Counselor

How long have you been at MVH, Rocy? I have been here for almost two years now.What was your background before coming here? I am the...

Community suppers commence

Local churches and religious groups are brightening these darker days by providing free meals across all corners of the Island every night of the...

Meet Bruce the Bear

On Thursday, Jan. 31, at 10:30 am, the West Tisbury library will host preschool storytime with special guest Bruce the Bear! According to a...

Let’s talk about garbage

Are you curious about our waste on the Island, in our country, and throughout the world? According to a press release, on Saturday, Jan....

Second Sunday Jazz with the John Alaimo Trio

On Sunday, Jan. 13, at 3:30 pm, the public is invited to a live jazz concert at the West Tisbury library with the John...

Composting talk at West Tisbury library

On Sunday, Jan. 27, at 3:30 pm, the West Tisbury library will present a "how-to" event about composting, with special guest speakers from Island...

MVRHS eliminates gender-based graduation gowns

The graduating MVRHS class of 2019 will not wear different-colored gowns or stoles based on gender, in order to promote a unified vision for...

Jill Jupen workshop: Dobby Gibson and the fortune cookie poem

Jill Jupen will lead a poetry workshop at the Chilmark Public Library on Jan. 16th at 4 pm, in which participants will be introduced...

Tracking Animals: kids’ program with Felix Neck

The West Tisbury library presents a program for kids to learn about winter animals and identifying tracks with Felix Neck naturalist Liz Dengenis. According...

Death Café at the West Tisbury library

On Sunday, Jan. 20, from 2 to 4 pm, all are welcome at the West Tisbury library for a Death Café, hosted by Heather...

West Tisbury hoopsters earn top seeds in playoffs

The West Tisbury Hawks girls and boys basketball teams ended the regular season with victories over Edgartown on Tuesday to clinch the top seeds...

Show, don’t tell

Any commentary about the recent release of top-to-bottom review of the Steamship Authority by HMS Consulting has to begin with how utterly tone-deaf it...

Looking for volunteers

To the Editor:On behalf of our county, the Dukes County commissioners are soliciting applications for the following appointments:Dukes County Regional Housing Authority (one seat representing...