President Obama, Family Arrive on Vineyard for Vacation
Steve Myrick

President Barack Obama and his family stepped off Marine One at 6:26 p.m. Friday at the Martha’s Vineyard Airport to begin a 16-day summer vacation on the Island.

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President Obama Scheduled to Arrive Friday for Vineyard Vacation
Steve Myrick

In a late change of plans, President Obama and his family are scheduled to arrive on Martha’s Vineyard Friday evening for a 16-day vacation, the sixth time the first family has chosen the Island for a summer break.

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President Obama Will Return to Martha's Vineyard for August Vacation
Sara Brown
President Obama will return to Martha’s Vineyard in August for a 15-day vacation, the sixth summer White House trip during his presidency.
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Presidential Vacation Cast In Shadow of World Turmoil
Olivia Hull

President Obama departed the Island just after sunset on Sunday, concluding a 15-day vacation that saw a mix of work and recreation. There were fewer public outings this year during a vacation that was punctuated by strife in international and domestic affairs.

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Presidential Vacation Ends on Quiet Note
Julia Wells

President Obama’s 15-day Martha’s Vineyard vacation came to an end Sunday night. As the motorcade made the trip through the West Tisbury village just after darkness had fallen, a few onlookers stood waving their arms.

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Presidential Vacation Winds Down
Sara Brown

World affairs intruded more than ever this year on President Obama's Vineyard vacation. But still he managed some down time. The Obamas are scheduled to leave Sunday.

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Hail to the Chief
I recently read letters to the editor by a Peter Robb and Michael Fontes, both which complained about President Obama’s supposed poor leadership, incompetence and failures during the first six years of his presidency.
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Presidential Down Time
Before you retire at night, shut off the lights of your beautiful retreat and take a chair outdoors in the open. Let the darkness envelop you. Sit back and look up into the stars and feel yourself empty out and fill up in the same moment — peace.
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President Obama's Vineyard Vacation, Week One
Public statements about world events, a bike ride and golf were on the agenda during the first week of President Obama's vacation on the Island.
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