Kerry Lester Kasper

Summer Traffic Count Shows Slight Drop from 2021
Summer traffic may seem worse, but results from six traffic counters across the island show a different reality.
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Food Insecurity Sees Dramatic Rise
For many seasonal travelers, Martha’s Vineyard appears the epitome of an affluent Island, but many Islanders face a growing food insecurity made more dire by record inflation and a worldwide pandemic.
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Expansions Advancing for Island Stop & Shops
For Islanders who have passed by or sought out groceries at Stop & Stop stores in Edgartown and Vineyard Haven in recent days, one thing is clear: Change is finally underway.
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Vineyard Real Estate Market Shows Signs of Cooling
Halfway into 2022, the frenzied real estate market of Martha’s Vineyard is showing signs of slowing down. Land bank numbers illustrate the trend.
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Safe Environments Stressed for Summer Camps
Martha's Vineyard Boys and Girls Club campers will be seen out and about on Island this summer, just not in the water.
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