Friday, May 24, 2024

Ferry Tales

If you think regularly getting to and from our beloved Vineyard now by ferry can sometimes be challenging, imagine relying on the very first ones, in the 1700s. Powered only by the wind in their sails, they ran once a day, a few times...

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Town Columns

Tisbury: March to the Sea, Memorial Day Picnic, Louisa Gould Gallery, “Culinary Arts” at VHL

Heard on Main Street: Just be yourself. No one can say you are doing it...

Aquinnah – Select board, voting, kid friendly movie, Wednesday luncheon

I serve as a registrar of voters here in Aquinnah. The election on May 16...

Chilmark – Menemsha blessing, Diana Freed, Memorial Day Picnic at the Tashmoo Waterworks

Memorial Day Weekend is a lovely time on the Island. It is a time to...

Edgartown – March to the Sea, Eileen Gunn and climate resilience, Vineyard Artisans

And just like that, Memorial Day weekend is here. Can you believe it? Lilacs are...

Oak Bluffs – Memorial Day, 5K, Dennis daRosa, Dresser’s books, plein air, plants

“Patriotism is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of...

West Tisbury – Garden chats, Freedom Falls, kids and dogs, community seeds, Mind of Alzheimer’s

The weather has been softly moist. Gray days turn into starless nights, the air visible...

Community Columns

Community Notes

M.V. Rotary Club inducts new members from here and abroad

In late March at the Portuguese-American Club, the Rotary Club of Martha's Vineyard inducted three...

MVCS blooms bright

On Saturday, April 27, Martha’s Vineyard Community Services held a joyous, family-centered May Day festival....

March’s Meat Ball

The eighth annual Meat Ball was held last Saturday, filling the Ag Hall with the...

Jake Stanton clinches spelling bee at Edgartown School

On Thursday, Feb. 22, the Edgartown School hosted its annual school spelling bee. The students...

Applications for M.V. Bank Foundation scholarships are open

Martha’s Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation announces its annual scholarships are now open for applications. Local...

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.