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Reel Picks: More about movies playing this week

A story built around the intense relationship between Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud that gives birth to psychoanalysis.

MVRHS drama class creates a musical from an Irish fairy tale

Martha's Vineyard Regional High School drama class adapts an Irish mermaid story, with original music and performs for elementary school students.

Mill Pond in West Tisbury is the focus of environmental concerns

This Saturday's presentation by Michael Hopper, president of the Sea Run Brook Trout Coalition, was rescheduled to January 28 due to illness.

Adult Community Education MV begins winter/spring classes

Adult and Community Education of Martha's Vineyard (ACE MV) is offering an expanded catalog of over 60 classes this winter and spring.

MVRHS principal and friends rock and roll to raise funds.

The concert benefits the David Brand Scholarship Fund. Mr. Brand died at age 39 in 2008, having taught earth sciences at MVRHS for 1 year.

Reel Picks

A cruise ship, mischief, and a shipwreck.

Vineyard Playhouse renovations under way

The Vineyard Playhouse is growing. Ground was broken several weeks ago for a new addition to its staid, colonial home.

Reel Picks

A cruise ship, mischief, a shipwreck, the film features the world's most celebrated squeakers, starring David Cross, Jenny Slate, Matthew Gray Gubler, Anna Faris, Christina Applegate.

Margot Datz mural enlivens Oak Bluffs SSA terminal

As they have done in houses and public spaces Island-wide and elsewhere, this artist's fanciful murals brighten a dull day.

Solar array to be built over Cronig’s parking lot

Vineyard Power will lease the Cronig's location. It will be funded by local equity investors and debt financing from Edgartown National Bank.

Island student plans to teach in Dominican Republic orphanage

Camila Fernandez is working to raise funds for a teaching trip to a Dominican Republic orphanage.

Poets read to raise funds for the West Tisbury Library

With the glow from the State Road Restaurant fireplace behind them, Jennifer Tseng and Fanny Howe headlined the final Speakeasy Series.

Johnny Hoy to play a rockin’ benefit for The Yard in Chilmark

The Yard is asking for help in reducing their debt by hosting a "Public Dancing Allowed" fundraiser Friday evening, Jan. 13, from 8 to 10 pm

A windy annual Christmas Bird Count with few surprises

This year's Christmas count took place on Monday, January 2, with about 60 Islanders and guests participating.

Reel picks

Steven Spielberg's animated adaptation of the Belgian action-adventure comic strip about Tintin, the boy reporter who teams up with Captain Haddock, bounding around and searching for lost treasure in non-stop action.

Vineyard film groups screen two this weekend

Two movie events this weekend could help us sail through the post holiday doldrums entertained & with a better understanding of our world.

Martha’s Vineyard celebrates New Year’s Eve in photos

There were lots of options to choose from if you wanted to celebrate New Year's Eve out on the town. Times photographers visited several.

Photos: Vineyard musicians gather for pre-holiday jam

The gathering included Willy Mason, Brad Tucker, and Nina Violet.

Film Festival to screen “Farmageddon”

The M.V. Film Festival begins its Winter Film Series December 3 at the Chilmark Community Center with a night full of family activities.

Photos: Ben Taylor & friends charity show at Nectar’s

Ben Taylor, John Forte, Carly Simon & friends performed a benefit concert for the Rockhouse Foundation & the Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard.