February sits opposite August in our yearly rotation.

February 18, 2018

An enthusiastic crowd was on hand Sunday for the opening reception of Dog Wild, the first art show of the year at the new art barn at Featherstone Center for the Arts.

February 13, 2018

Senior Curtis Fisher took home the grand prize, but science in every imaginable category was the real winner at the regional high school's annual science fair, organized by science teacher Jackie Hermann.  

February 11, 2018

Some days it's winter, but some days it's spring. Some days the snow flurries, and some days the rain pours. The rain started last night and is expected to continue all Sunday long. It's a good day to settle in with the PyeongChang Olympics and some curling.

February 11, 2018

The New England Patriots flag appeared on the Vineyard Haven seawall the week before the Super Bowl in what is now a Vineyard tradition. This year Blitz for Six was written on the base of the flag as the hometown team vied for their sixth Super Bowl championship.

February 6, 2018

We interrupt today's non-stop New England Patriots news cycle with sights and scenes as February begins on the Vineyard. Even in the starkest days of the year, the natural beauty of the Island is clear.

February 4, 2018

The Vineyard's many avian winter residents have arrived. Check out the Bird News column for the latest, and don't forget to send your bird sightings to birds@mvgazette.com.

January 31, 2018

The Vineyard woke Tuesday to falling snow and high tides. Waves lapped Beach Road and waves crashed over seawalls. Edgartown Harbor's parking lot was flooded.

January 30, 2018

Twenty-nine Martha's Vineyard Regional High School art, design and technology students won a total of 47 awards this year across seven categories at the 2018 Boston Globe Scholastic Art Awards.

January 30, 2018

Only four days left in January and the Island now enters a final run through the back side of winter.

January 28, 2018

In 1974 the Martha's Vineyard Ice Arena was established as an outdoor skating rink. The recently renovated indoor arena is now home to open skates, youth hockey, an adult league, and is home to the regional high school boys and girls hockey teams. It had a grand re-opening Saturday.

January 22, 2018

Women, men, teenagers and children gathered at Five Corners Saturday afternoon to mark the first anniversary of the women’s march to protest the inauguration of President Trump.

January 22, 2018

No doubt the winds will blow and the snow will fly many times again before winter takes final leave of the Vineyard. For now, however, it is enough to enjoy a few warmish days in January, days that often end in breathtaking sunsets.

January 21, 2018

Nearly 200 elementary school children performed a repertoire of strings music at the Performing Arts Center.

January 19, 2018

In the beginning, there was ice. Well, the beginning of 2018 anyway. This year's chill has our attention as the winter air sharpens our view to the horizon.

January 14, 2018