• A snowy day at Brookside Farm.
    Alison Shaw

News

One of the sure signs of spring on the Island is the Martha’s Vineyard Film festival, which for the past 15 years has brightened up the days and nights of mid March.
Pathways at the Chilmark Tavern celebrates the artistry and creativity of women at its second annual Women Live: Making Art/Realizing Change event.
It's time say farewell. For 59 years, the Vineyard has been a second home.

Celebrations

Katherine Anne Smith of Chilmark was named to the fall 2014 dean’s list at Simmons College.
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Lincoln Shugrue of Katama are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Hillary Greene Shugrue, to Daniel Paquette.
Zoe Pechter Thompson and Simon Thompson of Chilmark announce the birth of a daughter, Nell Marjorie Thompson, born on Jan. 13 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

Obituaries

Mary Fischer died peacefully in her sleep on Monday, Feb. 9, at the Falmouth Hospital following a brief stay. She was 66.
Bruce Slater of Chilmark died in Boston on Jan. 27 after an illness. He was 81.