• Sunset at East Chop Light.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Vanessa the sea serpent with baby sea dragon Blaze.
    Mark Lovewell
  • Gathered in Ocean Park for pre-fireworks concert.
    Alison L. Mead
  • Dreamy sunset as seen from East Chop.
    Jeanna Shepard
  • Wildflowers by the Tabernacle.
    Mark Lovewell
  • Friendly reminders on Oak Bluffs streets, courtesy of Peter Mallen and Harry Judd.
    Jeanna Shepard
  • Summertime means theatre time at the Strand.
    Mark Lovewell
  • Setting sun casts pink glow above State Beach.
    Sydney Bender
  • Inkwell Jetty with a layer of green.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Oak Bluffs fish pier.
    Timothy Johnson

News

The Smithsonian Institution’s new National Museum of African American Culture and History features an exhibit that documents the story of the African American community in Oak Bluffs, now permanently...
Residents from Edgartown to Aquinnah this week weighed in on an effort to increase the Island’s stock of affordable housing as a series of workshops began.
I want to thank everyone that helped the 39th Tivoli Day to be the most successful ever.

Celebrations

Robyn and Adam Church of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a daughter, Ruby Deidamia Church, born Sept. 18 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Kandace and Tim Mavro of Oak Bluffs announce the birth of a son, Ethan Robert Mavro, born Sept. 14 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Four Vineyard students were named to the spring 2016 dean’s list at the University of New Hampshire.

Obituaries

Russell Weldon Hawkins Jr. of Laurel, Md. died Saturday, Sept. 3 in Baltimore, Md. after a long and courageous battle with heart disease. He was 48.
David Dube died unexpectedly on August 8 at his home in Woodside Village in Oak Bluffs. He was 77.