A virtual visit to Kenya, birthdays and anniversaries. Excerpts from the Gazette town columns this week.

The Steamship Authority on Sunday released statistics showing a modest increase in out-of-state vehicles coming to the Vineyard in the first half of...

This week, schools around the country shut their doors leaving parents and children scrambling for routines and learning how to home school on the...

The West Tisbury historian, justice of the peace, county commissioner and former longtime selectman, died suddenly at home Wednesday. He was 78.

With an Islandwide shutdown beginning to weigh on the Vineyard’s most vulnerable residents, volunteers are needed during the coronavirus emergency.

Grocery stores remain open. Island restaurants have either switched to takeout or are closed. A list follows that is updated daily.


News Briefs

Patient Centric of Martha’s Vineyard has donated a supply of nitrile gloves to the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

Jean Cabonce has been named the Dukes County Census Outreach Coordinator for the 2020 census.

The Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard offers pet food, bedding, crates and advice to pet owners, and home-like care for surrendered animals.