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Phyllis Jardin

Phyllis Dube Jardin of Edgartown and N.

Martha’s Vineyard girls lacrosse scores two big wins

The varsity girls' lacrosse team beat Dartmouth last Thursday in front of a home crowd.

Natalie B. Brush

Natalie Bosworth Brush died peacefully on the evening of May 9.

Mary H. Snyder

Mary Haggerty Snyder, 87, died at her Vineyard Haven home on Tuesday, May 17, 2011.

Jean Marc Levesque

Jean Marc "Frenchy" Levesque, 64, of West Tisbury died on May 4 at Massachusetts General Hospital surrounded by his loving family.

From Martha’s Vineyard, fighting for human rights in Germany

The Times occasionally publishes essays from Vineyarders at home and abroad who are doing important work or having noteworthy experiences.

Thanks for all that you do

Just recently, at the Oak Bluffs School, more than 50 parents organized the most amazing staff appreciation, week-long celebration at our school.

R.I.P., Tutu

Tutu, the cat that lived at the welfare office with Barbara Flynn and lived in West Tisbury has died.


Women Empowered (WE) would like to thank everyone who made Saturday's benefit at the Wharf so special.

Rush and us

Why is it that Rush Limbaugh has such a hate on for Mr.

Bridge guardrails too low

Last week, while driving over the Bourne Bridge, I saw the plaque "1933-1935.

Brazilians on Martha’s Vineyard organize to have a voice

While Brazilians have been living and working on Martha's Vineyard since the late 1980s, for the first time they have formed an association to better represent them — and to represent themselves to the whole Island community.

The problem with striped bass management

Recently, the editor of a fishing magazine to which I contribute assigned me the daunting task of summarizing in 130 words or less what I consider to be the biggest problem facing the fishery in my region.

Thanks to so many

On behalf of Featherstone Center for the Arts, I thank The Martha's Vineyard Times and especially Gwyn McCallister and photographer Ralph Stewart for attending and

The best path to peace

Legendary Ohio State football coach Paul Brown once famously remarked, "When you win, say nothing.


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