Permanent Endowment Receives $200,000 for Covid Relief

December 1, 2020

The Permanent Endowment for Martha's Vineyard will re-grant the state funds to Island organizations providing relief and support for those suffering economically from the pandemic.

Sail MV Opens Winter Lecture Series

December 1, 2020

A deep (online) dive with the chief pilot of the Alvin submersible team at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is this season's first winter lecture, Dec. 9.

Island Kids Contribute to SSA Calendar

December 1, 2020

The Steamship Authority has announced the winners of its Sail Into Imagination children's artwork calendar contest, including nine Martha's Vineyard kids.

Grant Joiner Welcomed at MV Investment Advisors

November 30, 2020

Martha's Vineyard Investment Advisors, owned by Martha's Vineyard Bank, announced the addition of Grant Joiner as a senior financial advisor.

Edey Conservation Grants Available

November 30, 2020

The Edey Foundation announces funds available for grants to Island nonprofit conservation organizations.

VTA Launches Micro Transit

November 30, 2020

Starting Monday, the Vineyard Transit Authority is piloting a new microtransit service for up-Island passengers, available seven days a week.

WMVY's Laurel Redington Wins Broadcasting Awards

November 25, 2020

The popular Island radio host has won three Massachusetts Broadcasters Association awards for her Vineyard Current public affairs program.

Oak Bluffs Firefighter Recovers After Fall from Ladder Truck

November 23, 2020

An Oak Bluffs volunteer firefighter is in a Boston hospital recovering from serious injuries after he fell from the town ladder truck.

Grants Boost Training at ACE MV

November 23, 2020

A pair of new grants totaling more than $228,000 will support educational and job training at Adult and Continuing Education of Martha's Vineyard.

Last Chance for Low Number Island License Plates

November 23, 2020

MV Community Services is releasing the last low-number Martha's Vineyard license plates for auction, with bidding to start Dec. 9.

State's New Chief Justice Has Vineyard Ties

November 23, 2020

Kimberly Budd, the new chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, has close ties to Martha’s Vineyard.

Vineyard Haven Again Named to National Top 10 for Arts

November 19, 2020

Vineyard Haven is number six on a list of the top arts-vibrant small communities in the United States—but the honor belongs to the Island as a whole.