People from around the Island gathered on Saturday morning to scour the shoreline for bags, bottles, lighters, fishing gear and other beach litter.

April 23, 2022

Menemsha is an idyllic part of the Island. It is a fishing town enveloped by placid blue water and sandy green hills and blessed with the Island’s deepest and most intense sunsets.

April 19, 2022

Easter weekend began the week of April vacation in our public schools, and the sound of suitcases snapping shut could be heard across the Vineyard.

April 18, 2022

No pulling on ears or tails, please. A familiar tradition returned Saturday with the opening of the Flying Horses carousel at the foot of Circuit avenue in Oak Bluffs.

April 17, 2022

Whether the central focus of our celebration is Easter, Passover or the reckless beauty of a sunstruck spring day, the text for this weekend is one and the same.

April 17, 2022

Children fanned out across the pastures at Island Alpaca searching for eggs and posing for pictures with the Easter Bunny.

April 16, 2022

Voters headed to the polls in Edgartown, Oak Bluffs and West Tisbury to decide on new select board members and cast ballots on the question of whether to create a Martha’s Vineyard Housing Bank.

April 14, 2022

On Super Tuesday, debate was passionate as West Tisbury, Edgartown, Oak Bluffs and Tisbury returned to pre-pandemic venues for their annual town meetings.

April 13, 2022

Parents, grandparents and siblings filled the orchestra section of the Martha’s Vineyard Performing Arts Center in Oak Bluffs to take in the spring performance from the Rise dance troupe.

April 13, 2022

Lobsterville Beach is ready for summer, with nearly 80 volunteers planting beach grass to stabilize the dunes.

April 11, 2022

The Martha's Vineyard Figure Skating Club presented their 33rd annual ice show, Live, Love, Skate! this weekend at the ice arena.

April 10, 2022

The progress of spring on the Island is an annual matter of two steps forward and one step back.

April 10, 2022

Island children and their families rose before the sun Saturday morning to claim prime fishing real estate along Duarte’s Pond in West Tisbury.

April 9, 2022

The masterful fish-hunting hawk has returned to Vineyard skies, a sight to make one pause, look up and marvel.

April 7, 2022

Opening day of the Vineyard high school baseball season is a time when winter finally loses the vise-like grip that it's held on us for so long. It's a time for renewal, for hope. We all have a fresh start. All things seem possible.

April 5, 2022

The energy of live theatre returned to the Performing Arts Center this weekend as the regional high school's performance of Les Misérables played to packed houses all weekend long. Accompanied by a 16-piece orchestra the students embraced the hit musical and made it their own. 

April 3, 2022