What’s big and gray and has been recently spotted on Martha’s Vineyard? The Amity Gazette. With tourists streaming onto the...
After more than an hour of debating whether the character of Menemsha would be forever changed, voters approved a harbor improvement plan...
possible dreams auction
The auctioneer leapt off the stage and sat on a bidder’s lap. The man responded to the pressure, and upped his bid. But Laure Sudreau-...
No, you didn’t pick up the wrong newspaper. With thousands of visitors streaming onto the Island this week to celebrate Jawsfest, the...
bob nixon
Vineyard filmmaker Bob Nixon can’t escape great white sharks. Fresh from months of shooting the apex predators in the Pacific for a...
jaws
In the winter of 1973 Joe Alves, production director for Jaws, began his quest to find the perfect setting for Amity Island. From...
codfish
Fishermen who pursue a variety of important fish on Georges Bank and the Gulf of Maine face drastic cuts in catch limits next year because...
Chilmark Pond
Chilmark Pond has been ordered closed to swimming until further notice following a routine water sample taken July 31 that revealed high...
art show
For one artist, the term all-Island art is literal. Amid the paintings, pastels and photographs, the seaweed collages by Kathy Poehler...

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