The Dukes County Commission made a sensible choice this week in appointing James Malkin as the new Steamship Authority governor for Martha’s Vineyard.

The Edgartown Lighthouse stands at the gateway to the Edgartown harbor, a symbol of hope and refuge.

From the March 6, 1964 edition of the Gazette by Virginia Mazer.

For too long, we have neglected our main athletic campus at the regional high school. It’s time to give our students the fields and track they...

"I voted" stickers at a Martha's Vineyard town hall

Joining their counterparts across the commonwealth, Island voters will go to the polls Tuesday to cast ballots in the presidential primary. On the...


Shirtsleeves in January. Spring flowers in February. Buckets of rain, but no snow and ice. A single snowy owl. A dearth of sea ducks.


Letters to the Editor

I grew up in a small community in Illinois. After leaving I came to Martha’s Vineyard and proceeded to bounce around.

The following remarks were delivered during the suicide prevention walk Saturday at Bend in the Road Beach.

I have been attending meetings of the all-Island finance committee regarding the funding of the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School.