• Sunrise, Vineyard Haven.
    Mark Alan Lovewell
  • Lagoon Pond dinghy.
    Timothy Johnson
  • View of the Lagoon from the future location of Martha's Vineyard Museum.
    Jeanna Shepard
  • Black Dog Tavern.
    Mark Alan Lovewell
  • Alabama.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Lagoon Pond houseboat.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Mansion House.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Peaceful moment at the Lagoon.
    Timothy Johnson
Early fall traffic on Steamship Authority ferries has been robust this year, with Labor Day weekend bringing an end-of-summer spike in travelers, according to a report from the boat line Tuesday.
A spate of sea turtle strandings occurred on or around the Vineyard this weekend, including two dead turtles that washed up on Island beaches.
In a major step for coastal resiliency planning on the Vineyard, a combined total of nearly $400,000 in competitive, state grants were awarded to the three down-Island towns.
Angelica Cardoso and Izaque Souza, of Edgartown, announce the birth of a daughter, Anna Cecilia Cardoso de Souza, born on Sept. 1.
Jordan and Brian Wood, of Vineyard Haven, announce the birth of a daughter, Rylee Jean Wood, born on Sept. 6.
Heather and Jeff Majkowski, of West Tisbury, of Vineyard Haven, announce the birth of a son, Maverick Thomas Majkowski.
Louise Frances Griffin Gould died peacefully at home in Vineyard Haven on Sept. 9. She was 87.
Robert (Bob) Dutton, a writer, teacher, producer, actor, theatre and film buff, and friend to many, died at home on August 27.