Welcome once again to the Oak Bluffs Tree Lighting, the annual green light for all things Christmas to begin in earnest.
Brandon Newton will do a live painting demonstration at the North Water Gallery on Saturday, Nov. 28, from 1 to 3 p.m.
Gay Head Gallery celebrates Thanksgiving with an open house from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
For readers who want more engagement with the news, the Vineyard Gazette is launching a monthly discussion series starting in January.
The Sixth Annual Festival of Wreaths will be held on Thursday, Dec. 3, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Federated Church.
The First Congregational Church of West Tisbury’s annual Christmas Faire will be on Saturday, Dec. 5, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Here it is, Monday evening before Thanksgiving and I have yet to cement any plans. Rest assured, I will eat something and be grateful for it.
While watching whalers may be a pastime for some Islanders, I prefer to watch whales. And on that field, Nantucketers have a bit of an advantage over us Vineyarders.
A long-simmering dispute over bay scallop fishing in Oak Bluffs has erupted in physical confrontation, theft, and vandalism over the past month. Police are investigating all three incidents.