• In from Provincetown unloading his catch at fishing port of Menemsha.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Table for three set up for fine dining on Menemsha dock.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Brookside Farm in Chilmark: Barn and hay.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Fresh garlic today at North Tabor Farm.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Even the under side of sunflowers are beautiful.
    Timothy Johnson
  • "I got one!" Egret at Chilmark boat landing.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Honey bee collects pollen on his daily way.
    Timothy Johnson
  • Chilmark farm stands are overflowing with bounty during July.
    Timothy Johnson
  • And in West Tisbury, they don't just walk dogs down Lambert's Cove Road.
    Timothy Johnson

News

Reading is alive and well on the Vineyard, librarians agreed this week, as they reviewed circulation numbers that show material lending is trending upwards across the Island. Circulation statistics...
Mrs. Sherman, who sold jams at the market, died on Sept. 4 at the age of 91. She and her husband Ralph Sherman were longtime residents of Chilmark and had mentored countless Island farmers and...
The obituary for Dr. Laura L. Reid wonderfully captured her unique personality, vivaciousness, and joy in life and love of people.

Celebrations

Alexander Samson Outman and Shana May Yam were married at Captain Flanders House on Sunday, August 24, with family and friends surrounded by the clear blue sky, horses, hills and serenity.
Katherine Anne Smith of Chilmark was named to the spring 2014 dean’s list at Simmons College in Boston.
Beatrice Whiting and Patrick Ruel of Chilmark announce the birth of a son, Asa Allen Ruel, born on July 10 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

Obituaries

The inexhaustibly compassionate, silly and immeasurably brilliant Dr. Laura Lee Reid, wife of Louis Cossutta, mother to Sarah Conca, Katy Decker and Eben Cossutta, died on Monday, August 18.
Iten Noa Fales of Cambridge died on Jan. 6 in East Hampton, N.Y. She was 97. Mrs. Fales was a year-round and later a seasonal resident on the Vineyard, from 1945 to 1986.