A large saltwater pond that extends into the town of Oak Bluffs, Lagoon Pond, on the Vineyard Haven side, is flanked by a commercial/industrial district along Vineyard Haven Harbor. On the landward side lies residential areas that include Hines Point, an old collection of summer and year-round homes fronting the pond; and Skiff Avenue, a pleasant neighborhood of mostly year-round homes.


Vineyard Haven Lagoon in the News

Museum Unveils Designs for New Site

Commercial Scallop Season Begins

Commission Approves Vineyard Haven Movie Theatre

Trouble in Lagoon Pond Adds Urgency to Recovery Efforts

Estuaries Study Finds Lagoon Pond Significantly Impaired

As Hospital Parking Lots Grow, Neighbors Fret

MVC Approves Hospital Plan

Marine Hospital Restoration Delayed

Museum Set to Buy Marine Hospital

Art Cliff Diner Gets a Facelift

Fans of the Art Cliff Diner will have to go without their favorites this summer as the iconic Beach Road Vineyard Haven eatery undergoes a major renovation project.

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Gannon and Benjamin Sign Agreement to Buy Boatyard Property

The Gannon & Benjamin Marine Railway has signed a purchase and sale agreement to buy the property it rents on the Vineyard Haven waterfront, owners confirmed Wednesday.

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Vineyard Haven – 47 & 31 Hatch Road
Wallace & Co. | Sotheby’s International Realty

Elegant and refined, this exceptional estate property is sited on 1.3 acres. Located in the coveted Hatch Road neighborhood, this 2 home property boasts incredible architectural detail with all the modern amenities.

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DeSorcy Family Puts Waterfront Property on Market Again

A prime stretch of Vineyard Haven working waterfront is now on the market as four separate parcels for a total of $7.3 million.

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Tisbury Selectmen Back Shipyard Expansion
Louisa Hufstader

In the face of growing opposition to a major expansion project at the Martha’s Vineyard Shipyard, Tisbury selectmen voted Wednesday night to send a letter of support to the shipyard.

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Former Inn Begins Transition to Apartment House
Louisa Hufstader

The former Clark House, a longtime inn on the Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road, is about to undergo renovations to become a year-round apartment building for Martha’s Vineyard residents.

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Vineyard Haven - 87 Bellevue Avenue
Wallace & Co. | Sotheby’s International Realty

This extraordinary waterfront home sits on a bluff overlooking the desirable Lagoon Pond, with views spanning to Eastville Point Beach and Vineyard Haven Harbor beyond. This home is sited on 1.57 acres of landscaped lawn with brilliant green oak trees and features 120 feet of frontage on Lagoon Pond

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Housing Trust Debuts Hanover House Project
Holly Pretsky

This month hospital employees will be able to live in renovated rooms in the former Hanover House in Vineyard Haven. A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new project was held Thursday afternoon.

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Net Result Sells the Business

The iconic Vineyard Haven fish market has been sold, owner Louis Larsen confirmed. The buyer is Oak Bluffs businessman Mike Santoro. Only the business will change hands.

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Demolition Begins at Hinckley's Lumber Yard

The loud crunch of a claw excavator cutting into a roof line was in the air Tuesday morning as demolition of the former Hinckley’s lumber yard began.

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