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Noepe Center bursting with literary offerings for 2015

The Noepe Center for Literary Arts in Edgartown is kicking off spring with another round of its renowned writer’s residencies beginning this week. Also...

Rare crab discovered near Lagoon Pond

Scientists at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution were stunned this week when Kim Sanchez, an engineer working on the new Lagoon Pond drawbridge, brought...

Airport crash drill relied on realism to train Island first responders

Martha’s Vineyard Airport, one of the busiest small airports in the state, is also one of the safest. On Sunday, Island emergency first responders...

The Cold War memories of Bill Anderson

AKA the bicycle man, Mr. Anderson helped create a wall of protection against nuclear threat, starting with Chilmark's Peaked Hill.

Harbor regulations create waves in Tisbury

Harbormaster Jay Wilbur took some heat for changes he proposed at Lake Street Pier and the outer harbor.

West Tisbury School grapples with burst pipe, drain backup

The cost of building repairs is expected to exceed $100,000.

Pintsize rodent vandal damages West Tisbury home

Cagey squirrel used an access reserved for Santa Claus to enter the house and wreak havoc while the owner was in New York.

Tisbury selectmen move to wrest control of town DPW

Selectmen voted to place an article on the town meeting warrant with no public works commissioners present.

Tisbury DPW site off Spring Street causes a stir

Fire chief expresses concern for pedestrian safety at Tisbury School crossing.

Cribbage is back at Offshore Ale

Old New England pastime buoyed by cheer and beer.

MVC designates three special ways In West Tisbury

The inclusion of Pine Hill Road creates a speed bump for the proposed development of the old Olsen farm.

Singing songs of love on the big stage

A Wicked Good Winter Cabaret returns to the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse.

Big machines: The airport Kodiaks

No drift too large for these monsters.

Tisbury visioning meeting moves forward

Pedestrian and bicycle safety were topics of discussion at last Thursday’s well-attended meeting.

Whatever the Outcome hosts a magnetic time at The Ritz

Storm Juno put the kibosh on Whatever the Outcome’s (WTO) interactive painting exhibition, “Sinners and Saints,” scheduled at The Ritz for Jan. 27. But...

Island emergency medical pros conclude two-week training

Final day coincides with National Wear Red Day.

MVYouth funds two Island nonprofits' projects

Community Services and Martha’s Vineyard Little League receive six-figure grants.

Tisbury selectmen review response to January blizzard

The town’s effort at clearing snow and making roads passable for emergency vehicles left some unhappy.

Coming to America

Argentine immigrant Sergio Racig becomes U.S. citizen.

Student photo show brings Oak Bluffs history full circle

Martha’s Vineyard Museum exhibits re-creations of archival photos by MVRHS students.