Planetary Lineup and Crescent Moon

On Tuesday morning, well before sunrise, look to the southeastern sky.

Chilmark Bumps Up Beach Sticker Prices

Beach sticker prices in Chilmark are going up this summer, after selectmen voted Tuesday to raise walk-on and parking pass prices across the board.

Edgar Hotel Eyes Upper Main Street Expansion

Owners of the Edgar Hotel are looking to convert a large, unoccupied residential house on Edgartown’s Upper Main street into a 19-room inn.

Black Church Documentary Has Deep Vineyard Roots

The new PBS documentary series by Henry Louis Gates Jr. includes scenes from the Union Chapel in Oak Bluffs.

March Roars In

Islanders needed no reminder this week about the fickle ways of March.

Love in the Time of Covid

All silently the space of love transformed, Congealed into a frame one could not enter.

Mercurial March

From the March 3, 1967 edition of the Vineyard Gazette:

Remembering Vernon Jordan

Vernon Jordan was a unique leader who was able to bridge the gap from where power was held to where it was needed.

Vaccinations for Teachers

We need to get teachers back to school safely, so our kids can get back to learning.

Dangerous Foam

On two recent walks at South Beach, 1,224 pieces of polystyrene foam were found by one person.