A large roughtail stingray was seen swimming in shallow water about 50 yards off State Beach on Sunday morning. The gentle creatures are common in New England waters but rarely seen close to shore.
4:24 pm, July 25, 2016
At the Union Chapel Sunday evening, Amy Helm captivated an audience with a free-flowing set as hot as the air in the old church.
4:06 pm, July 25, 2016
Jack Samuel Koontz Jr. died at his home in Bourne after a long and determined battle with throat cancer.
2:59 pm, July 25, 2016
Matthew Desmond’s book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, illustrates how eviction is not only a condition but a cause of poverty. Mr. Desmond spoke in Chilmark Sunday evening.
12:55 pm, July 25, 2016
William Anderson of Oak Bluffs graduated from the University of Massachusetts Lowell with a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering.
12:40 pm, July 25, 2016
Emily and Paul Galligan of West Tisbury announce the birth of a son, Ever Wilde Galligan, born July 20 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
1:47 pm, July 22, 2016
Frances Ferry Dennison died peacefully on Tuesday, July 19, after saying goodbye to her five children. She was 95.
1:20 pm, July 22, 2016
With hundreds of trees around the Island tagged for removal by Eversource Energy, the Chilmark selectmen have taken steps to prevent any unnecessary tree cutting in their town.
12:58 pm, July 22, 2016
Jacqueline P. Menton and August A. Welles of Vineyard Haven were named to first honors on the spring 2016 dean’s list at Clark University.
11:21 am, July 22, 2016