Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Nonprofit Notebook: Meals on Wheels

Powered by a trusted volunteer workforce, the Meals on Wheels network delivers more than 251 million meals each year to 2.2 million older Americans. Last year, on Martha’s Vineyard, 60 volunteer drivers (with 40 backup drivers) delivered 42,079 meals. “All these people driving food around...

Don't Miss

Island Holidays & Gift Guide

High School View

Town Columns

West Tisbury: Pop-up book sale, Up-Island Council on Aging trips, and Planning Board

We have had a beautiful few days, cold enough for morning frosts, then sunny and...

Tisbury: Book sale for library, Tisbury School, Steamship Authority, and Beach Befrienders

Heard on Main Street: The sooner you fall behind, the more time you will have...

Oak Bluffs: Gratitude, Beaver Moon, Strand Theatre, First Friday, and Island Community Chorus

“We should just be thankful for being together. I think that’s what they mean by...

Edgartown: Dickens Village, Misty Meadows, Artisans Festival, Featherstone, and concert series

Thanksgiving is here. As I write this, we still haven’t made any plans. We’ll probably...

Chilmark: Mindful moment, Native Earth Teaching Farm, Chilmark Church, and Pathways

I don’t know what to write. I don’t know what to say. There is no...

Aquinnah: Waylon Sauer

Once again. Once again. I write this on the morning after we lost yet another...

Community Voices

Our latest in the series, Voices of Veterans, is sponsored by Martha’s Vineyard Museum and supported by Martha’s Vineyard Mediation Program.
Click here for stories from Island veterans.

Community Columns

Community Notes

Noble at Misty Meadows wins PATH International Equine of the Year

The eldest member of Misty Meadows Equine Learning Center in West Tisbury, Noble, was recently...

Barn Raisers Ball: Raising the roof

On the first Saturday night in November for the past 29 years, Islanders have come...

Martha’s Vineyard Commission awarded a state grant

A grant from the Massachusetts Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Program will help protect the Island’s land...

M.V. Community Foundation appoints new chair and members

The Martha's Vineyard Community Foundation recently announced the appointment of Alec Walsh as the new...

Island Jehovah’s Witnesses head to annual convention

Prior to 2019, summers in Kingston, R.I., were marked by Jehovah’s Witnesses filling hotels and...