beach fishing

With well over 2,000 fishermen competing in the 62nd annual Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby, the contest is now on the home...

Derby hat and pin

For the casual fisherman, fishing the Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby is like going from sandlot baseball to the major...

winter flounder

Island fish, like Island tourists, come and go with the seasons. Striped bass, bluefish, false albacore, bonito and scup and summer flounder...

Girls field hockey team

The Vineyarders and Whalers renewed their long rivalry on the soccer field this past week. The boys’ team traveled to the Grey Lady to turn back a...

As the Chilmark shellfish department wraps up its first summer, efforts at spearheading restoration projects have been successful. Selectman...

sailboats in the race

Weather was a big factor in creating memories in this past Saturday’s annual Pat West Gaff Rig Race. A squall line came through that will be...

The Vineyard football team passed its second test of the season on Saturday, defeating a dangerous opponent on the road in Carver High School by...

There is something evil and ugly lurking in the rules of the United States Croquet Association, and that is the rule that tournament matches...

message in a bottle

Eat your heart out, Nicholas Sparks. Derby angler Janet Messineo last week found her second message in a bottle from an Island student...

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