While attending the Savannah College of Art and Design Taylor Stone began to focus on paper as a medium for her art.

Lynn Murphy, a longtime Chilmark resident and salty Menemsha character who helped inspire the character Quint in Jaws, died at home Thursday morning.

Joe Keenan has followed wherever life has taken him, from music halls in Northampton to the galley of a ship traveling the world.

A Plastic Ocean, a documentary film showing at the film center Jan. 19, shows plastic waste in the ocean is not just an Island problem.

For David Stanwood, a piano has never been just a carefully crafted assembly of wood and wire. He speaks of the instrument in spiritual terms.

After a year away, the Swordfish Harpooner will soon be presiding over Menemsha Harbor once again.


Arts Briefs

On Feb. 8 double your pleasure with a good book and a possible romantic interlude as the Oak Bluffs Library brings back Literary Speed Dating.

This year’s Burns night supper will be held on Saturday, Jan. 28, at the Harbor View Hotel.

Oak Bluffs library has a cure for cabin fever this weekend with the library’s annual indoor mini-golf event.