Father Michael Nagle, pastor of Good Shepherd Parish, gave a prayer and blessing on Saturday. Local motorcyclists gathered, a small turnout compared to past years, at the parking lot in front of the Oak Bluffs Steamship Authority Wharf. For much of the time they extended greetings.

May 15, 2013

Filming is underway for The Vineyard reality show, which is getting a warm welcome in some quarters.

May 14, 2013

The regional high school sailing team hosted its final home regatta of the season Friday, defeating Cape and Islands League opponent Barnstable 5-0 in a best-of-five race format. The sailors practice and compete on Lagoon Pond, a far cry from the green fields at the high school.

May 13, 2013

The thunder and rain held off just long enough for Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary to host its Citizen Science Celebration last Saturday. Visitors had the opportunity to participate in hands-on citizen science work, starting with a guided bird walk and ending with a salamander survey.

May 13, 2013

Rumbling thunder provided a backdrop for the fourth annual Featherstone Garden Tea Party and Fashion Show on Saturday afternoon, but underneath the grand white tent, all was sunny and bright.

May 12, 2013

Mother’s Day weekend and the beginning of spring came together this weekend at Edgartown's Pink & Green Weekend Celebration.

May 11, 2013

The cast and crew of the ABC Family reality show The Vineyard has arrived on the Island.

May 10, 2013

The following maps show the sea level rise on Martha’s Vineyard that is predicted based on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s high forecast for greenhouse gas emissions and numerous other analyses.

May 7, 2013

A vast harbor improvement plan in Menemsha is largely complete after five months of work in the harbor.

May 6, 2013

Scarlet Pangia, age two and a half, and her father Jonathan were at Duarte's Pond off Lambert's Cove Road before five in the morning on Saturday. But they weren't alone; any good trout fisherman knows the fish can start biting before the sun rises.

May 4, 2013

The Tisbury Senior Center hosted a reception Sunday afternoon for its volunteers, who do everything from answering phones to delivering holiday meals.

April 29, 2013

The 76 alpaca at Island Alpaca Company in Oak Bluffs get one haircut per year.

April 28, 2013

Little League Opening Day began with a parade down Circuit avenue in Oak Bluffs. Festivities continued at Veira Park where members of the Martha's Vineyard Tactical Response Team threw out the first pitch. Games will be played Island-wide throughout the day.

April 27, 2013

The track and field, lacrosse, baseball, tennis and sailing teams are off to a strong start this spring.

April 25, 2013

Lobsterville Beach in Aquinnah was bright with beachy colors on a recent sunny April Sunday.

April 22, 2013

Once towering, now crumbling, the cliff at Lucy Vincent Beach has inspired artists and photographers throughout the world. Beginning this weekend Featherstone Center for the Arts will showcase artwork featuring the Chilmark beach and its famous cliff in both its present and past formations.

April 22, 2013

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