Around 300 people gathered in Edgartown on March 15 to watch the 3rd annual Wee St. Patrick's Day Parade — for 10 minutes. Traditional Irish tunes sounded from Dock street, where the little Irish parade began.

March 15, 2014

The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival continues March 15 and 16 in Chilmark.

March 15, 2014

Polymer was the word that won Spencer Pogue first place at the all-Island spelling bee on March 14.

March 14, 2014

Teasing us with mild and spring-like temperatures early in the week. Snowdrops, crocus, and witch hazel flowered along roadsides. And then, when hopes were raised, March reminded us why she does in fact come in like a lion and dropped more snow.

March 13, 2014

Dreams of early spring were put on hold for a little while as the calendar turned to March and winter snow and temperatures remained. This weekend was mild, so far, and hopes for the upcoming week are unsure.

March 7, 2014

Two evenly-matched squads hit the hardwood at Taunton High School on Wednesday evening, with the Vineyard falling 64-63 in overtime to Cardinal Spellman in the division three south section semifinals of the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletics Association tournament.

March 5, 2014

Follow photographer Jeanna Shepard through Oak Bluffs during late winter.

March 3, 2014

The Vineyard fell 3-1 to number three seed Medfield Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletics Association division two south section tournament. The game was held at Asiaf Ice Arena in Brockton. 

March 1, 2014

With their motto Semper Paratus (Always Prepared), U.S. Coast Guard station Menemsha carries out the enduring mission of maritime safety, security and stewardship.

February 28, 2014

The postseason begins today for the boys' basketball and hockey teams. On Monday, the teams hit the ice and the court for extra practice time. 

February 25, 2014

Harbors are empty and the Island is a blanket of quiet, but inside the shop at Great Harbor Boatyard in Edgartown it’s anything but quiet as crews prepare sailboats and powerboats for the coming summer. Bruce Farland’s shop is located off the Edgartown West Tisbury Road.

February 19, 2014

A channel on the west side of the breakwater has been dredged in Vineyard Haven inner harbor. Boaters sometimes call this channel back door The sand has been put on the West Chop beach.

February 19, 2014

Before last night's snow, the Island experienced a mini thaw with its surface-of-the-moon landscape transformed by two inches of rain. Needless to say, it is back to its snow frosted look this morning.

February 13, 2014