The Martha’s Vineyard Garden Club will hold its annual meeting on Tuesday, August 18, at 1 p.m. at the Old Mill in West Tisbury. The...

Floyd  and Roy

By MARK ALAN LOVEWELL The commercial and recreational fluke season ended this week. Fish markets are quickly going through their supply...

By LYNNE IRONS Two years ago this month, one of my young women workers got a reaction to a plant which sent her to the emergency room....

sandpipers

Are they shorebirds, sandpipers or waders, those small birds we see at the beach, on the sand and mud flats, or in plowed fields? They can be...

ox

As entries pour in for the 148th annual Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Society Livestock Show and Fair, poster competition winner Morgan Lucero is...

colony

Least terns have nested on the Vineyard for as long as I can remember. According to Ludlow Griscom and Guy Emerson, the least terns of the...

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº July 31 80 67 Trace August 1 79 65 .60 August 2 82 67 .00 August 3 76...

The Perseid meteor shower, a favorite astronomical event of the summer, will take place on the evenings of August 11 through 13. Pick your night....

By LYNNE IRONS Is it the end of the world? Aside from the unusual weather, I had three experiences recently which have given me pause....

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