• Cormorant dries its wings in light of Katama dawn.
    Mark Lovewell
  • Moonlit night on State Beach.
    Jeanna Shepard
  • Jack Blake heads out to his Katama Bay oyster farm at sunrise.
    Mark Lovewell
  • Magic Carpet, a fixture at Edgartown Harbor.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Downtown Edgartown, as seen from Chappy Point.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Kevin Shea paints en plein air.
    Timothy Johnson
  • An outdoor education at Fern and Feather camp.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Skimmers at Norton Point.
    Dick Jennings
  • Pink sky over Edgartown Harbor.
    Tim DeWitt
  • Stained glass windows let in the summer breeze at St. Andrews.
    Timothy Johnson
  • South Beach wave.
    Ray Ewing


A storm last week sent ocean surf rushing over the narrow barrier beach, severing Chappaquiddick from the rest of the Vineyard once again. The question now is how long the opening will last, and few...
Selectmen are considering what to do with 28 buildable lots now owned by the town, identified after an exhaustive inventory of tax possession properties. Most of the lots were taken for failure to...
The storm that battered the Vineyard mid-week with blustery southeast winds, drenching rains and astronomical tides caused a new break in the narrow barrier beach that connects Chappaquiddick to...


Leni M. Goncalves and Celio M. De Oliveira of Edgartown announce the birth of a son, Lucas Goncalves Oliveira, born on Sept. 24 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Kelly Christine Neadow and Thomas Kenneth Neadow Jr. of Edgartown announce the birth of a son, McCabe Ainslee Neadow, born on Sept. 25 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Caitlin Eileen Lopata and Nicholas Stephen Laga, both of Chicago, Ill., will marry on Saturday, October 3 in Edgartown.


Gordon (Red) Newell Bates died peacefully on Sept. 24 after a period of failing health. He was 81.
Patricia Ann Meyers of Darien, Conn. and Edgartown died Sept. 18 after a courageous battle with cancer.