Catboats and Banjo Skills Lead Local Bachelor to Reality TV Show
Sara Brown
On Monday night, Ryan Peterson received a coveted rose sending him to the next round of the reality TV series, the Bachelorette. He watched the moment with family and friends on the Cape.
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Chilmark Selectmen Say No to Unnecessary Tree Cutting, Reality TV
Alex Elvin

With hundreds of trees around the Island tagged for removal by Eversource Energy, the Chilmark selectmen have taken steps to prevent any unnecessary tree cutting in their town.

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Contestant with Vineyard Ties Named to American Idol Top Five
Sara Brown

As the final season of American Idol gets closer to an end, a singer with Vineyard ties remains in the singing competition.

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Vineyard American Idol Singer Stays in Competition

Martha's Vineyard seasonal resident Sonika Vaid is keeping her American Idol hopes alive.

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Vineyard American Idol Contestant Advances
Sara Brown

Sonika Vaid, an American Idol contestant with Vineyard ties, is one of the top 14 finalists in the final season of the reality show.

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Vineyard Contestant Gets High Marks from American Idol Judges
Sara Brown

Twenty-year-old Sonika Vaid, a singer with Vineyard ties, impressed American Idol judges in the season premiere of the reality show, which aired Wednesday.

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YouTube Sensation to Reality TV Star, Giant Sword Guy Makes the Cut
Ivy Ashe
A crowd of well-wishers gathered at the Wharf on Tuesday night to watch the premiere of Big Giant Swords, a new reality series on the Discovery Channel. Swordmaker Mike Craughwell was there, along with other cast members.
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Looking Sharp, Big Sword Maker Prepares for His Close-Up
Bill Eville
Tonight at 10 p.m. the Discovery Channel premieres a new series called Big Giant Swords. The reality show features the Vineyard's Michael Craughwell, who creates swords of up to six feet long and weighing 80 pounds.
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Reality Bites: ABC Family and Martha's Vineyard Break Up
Remy Tumin
A spokesperson for the ABC Family show confirmed this week that The Vineyard won't be renewed for a second season.
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Vineyarder Looks for Mr. Right on The Bachelor
Remy Tumin

Could wedding bells be in the future for The Bachelor star Juan Pablo Galavis and former Vineyarder Renee Oteri? Beginning Jan. 5, Ms. Oteri will compete against 26 other women to win the heart of Mr. Galavis, a former professional soccer player.

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