Edgartown harbor sparkled brilliantly in the sun Saturday afternoon as families from the Vineyard and beyond gathered for the annual ceremony of remembrance at the Edgartown Lighthouse Children’s Memorial, where small, engraved granite cobblestones honor hundreds of young lives lost.

September 20, 2021

Cross country runners representing schools from across the region competed in the fourteenth Annual Martha’s Vineyard Invitational Saturday at the regional high school.

September 19, 2021

In the hint of a cool September breeze is the wafting of the waning summer. The breeze arrives on the southern shore of the Island, pushing seven-foot swells onto the beach. The breeze winds through the beach grass and slips away through rosa rugosa.

September 19, 2021

Well over a hundred people gathered at the Edgartown School to pay tribute to former principal Ed Jerome. Mr.

September 18, 2021

Call them the last days of summer or the first days before the official arrival of fall. A traveler may find a certain seasonal confusion in these September days of high blue ocean skies and nights when bright star patterns dip low enough to touch.

September 17, 2021

Derby fishermen are back at Wasque Point, on the southeastern tip of Chappaquiddick, casting into the churning rip current where bluefish and other species feed on the smaller fish that get trapped.

September 16, 2021

When the swells come in, Islanders head to Squibnocket to chase as many waves as they can get.

September 15, 2021

The Holmes Hole Sailing Association sponsored the 44th running of the George Moffett Race on Saturday, Sept. 11.

September 13, 2021

The wind festival delights each September as the winds pick up and everyone heads to Ocean Park with all manner of wind-related flyers — kites, Frisbees, even bubbles.

September 13, 2021

First weigh-in for the 76th Martha's Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby took place from 8 to 10 a.m. on Sunday morning. Weigh-ins are everday, down at the Edgartown Harbor, from 8 to 10 a.m. and 8 to 10 p.m.

September 12, 2021

Around the island, fire and police and first responders remembered the tragedy of 9/11 on the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. 

September 11, 2021

The signs of a changing season are everywhere. The crowds grow thinner and the choke of traffic becomes less aggravating. An occasional parking spot pops open here and there. Water temperatures stay warm enough to invite swimmers to a shoreline less crowded.

September 9, 2021

It's the time of year when everyone want to get the blues — bluefish, that is, along with, false albacore and bonito.

September 9, 2021

The year begins to turn and this week of school openings tells us so. School days remind us that the month of September always returns the community to a more serious side of Island life, to those essential Vineyard issues that stretch far beyond the rush of summer.

September 8, 2021

As Labor Day arrives and the traditional summer exodus begins, all roads lead to the Steamship Authority where the lines are long and the boats are sold out in one direction only: to the mainland.

September 6, 2021

Labor Day weekend sneaked up this year and caught the Island unawares.

September 6, 2021