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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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Thank you to everyone who turned out for our Daybreak Clubhouse Art Show on Saturday, April 30.

Photos: Beer tasting at Seasons

On May 11, Seasons Restaurant and Pub in Oak Bluffs held a benefit for Children's Hospital in Boston, a brewery beer tasting and a four-course dinner.

Bless the trash collectors

Thank you, lord Jesus, for Sheriff Michael McCormick and the inmates for the service of

Jacqueline L. Rocks

Jacqueline Lucas Rocks, a yoga teacher, photographer, and summer resident of the Vineyard known for her big heart and great eyewear, died at her home in Port Chester, N.

Barbara Barstow

Barbara Barstow, 93, a well-known concert violinist and symphony musician, died on April 16 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital after a short hospitalization.

Jane L. Brown

Jane Legge Brown, age 89, died peacefully in her long time Oak Bluffs home on April 18.

A matchless man

Chappy and Martha's Vineyard have lost one of its most extraordinary citizens.

Worn out their welcome

As a seasonal resident of Aquinnah, I was not at all pleased with the chain of events that took place at Gay Head this past weekend.

Edith M.G. Hurd

Edith Marie Germane Hurd, a Vineyard Haven resident and businesswoman since 1990, died on May 4, 2011, in Falmouth from pneumonia after earlier surgery for a broken hip.