• Sun sets over Vineyard Haven and West Chop Light.
    Mark Lovewell
  • Swan family at Tisbury waterworks.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Cheers to sunset at Tashmoo.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Cormorant on guard outside West Chop.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Sails of many kinds in Vineyard Haven Harbor.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Bright harbor lights.
    Jeanna Shepard
  • Day's end at Tashmoo landing.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Two ferries, one port.
    Max Skjöldebrand
  • West Chop trees framed by spring sunet.
    Liz Durkee

News

Following a wave of public opposition this spring and summer, the Tisbury board of health will likely abandon a proposed nitrogen tax in favor of new rules that would require denitrifying septic...
Seven Martha’s Vineyard residents will participate in this year’s Pan-Mass Challenge.
Alexandra London-Thompson returned to the Tisbury Amphitheatre this summer as the director of Much Ado About Nothing, which had its premiere last Thursday evening. Ten years ago she starred alongside...

Celebrations

Jacqueline P. Menton and August A. Welles of Vineyard Haven were named to first honors on the spring 2016 dean’s list at Clark University.
Destiny De La Rosa of Vineyard Haven has been named to the spring 2016 chancellor’s list at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
Erica Klyuncheva, Vanessa Jahara, Zackary Bernard, and Christopher Maciel were named to the spring 2016 dean’s list at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

Obituaries

Frances Ferry Dennison died peacefully on Tuesday, July 19, after saying goodbye to her five children. She was 95.
Services for Ruth Cronig Stiller will be held Wednesday, July 13, at 1 p.m. at the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center in Vineyard Haven.