Surplus Scallops to Feed Hungry Islanders

April 28, 2020

Sea scallops are coming to Island food relief agencies this spring through the Martha’s Vineyard Fishermen’s Preservation Trust.

Tisbury Road Clean-Up Begins

April 27, 2020

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation begins road and shoulder work on State Road and Beach Road in Tisbury.

Poetry Writing Class Returns

April 27, 2020

West Tisbury poet laureate Spencer Thurlow leads another online free-write poetry class on Thursdays starting May 7.

Habitat Postpones Mortgage Payments

April 26, 2020

Habitat for Humanity of Martha’s Vineyard is deferring homeowners’ mortgage payments and absorbing their escrow payments.

Oak Bluffs Author Wins Prestigious Fiction Prize

April 26, 2020

Jennifer Smith Turner’s recent book Child Bride was named best fiction e-book by the Black Caucus of the American Library Association.

July 4 Inkwell Speech Goes Virtual

April 26, 2020

The annual July 4 reading of a Frederick Douglass speech at Inkwell Beach in Oak Bluffs will take place online this year.

Sober House Waives Rent

April 25, 2020

Vineyard House is waiving rent for its residents during the coronavirus pandemic and seeking online donations to make up the shortfall.

SSA Funded Through July

April 25, 2020

A $12 million injection of federal funding will keep the Steamship Authority going until August 1.

Art Show Helps Island Hungry

April 24, 2020

An online art show, hosted by Louisa Gould Gallery, is raising funds for the Island Food Pantry.

Island Grown Recognized by EPA

April 24, 2020

Island Grown Initiative's food recovery program has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

MVAAFF Skips Island in 2020

April 24, 2020

The 18th annual Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival will not take place on the Island this year.

SailMV Cancels Regatta, Sailing, Rowing

April 24, 2020

The 2020 Vineyard Cup regatta has been canceled, along with other SailMV summer programs.