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David and Rosalee McCullough Honored at West Tisbury Library

A dedication of the community program room at the new West Tisbury Free Public Library was held in honor of David and Rosalee McCullough.

When Creation of a Film Is as Extraordinary as the Film Itself

In 2010 Cutter Hodierne decided to tell the story of a band of Somali pirates who commandeered a Ukrainian ship, the Faina. But he realized that the only way to do it right was to travel to Africa and use Somali actors.

Heath Hen Raises Bar on De-Extinction Debate

The heath hen is at the center of a new effort and a new debate on the Island, as scientific advances have made de-extinction a possibility.

Anchored by Venus

The moon has left our evening sky and is more favorably placed for viewing early in the morning.

Iconic Harbor View Hotel Parallels History of Edgartown

Its porches and windows frame Edgartown harbor and the surrounding landscape, drawing visitors from around the Island and the world. It is a favorite spot to sit back and watch the sailboats in the harbor, the changing skies throughout the different seasons and the fireworks on the Fourth of July.

Cottagers Tour Is Open-Door Tradition

On Thursday, July 17, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Cottagers Inc. will present their 31st annual benefit house tour. The houses represent a diverse group in style and age. Some remain similar to the original houses built during the 18th century, while others are newly built or refurbished homes with current amenities.

Island Authors Cook Up Conversation

On Monday, July 14, forget the beach for a few hours and head to Lola’s Southern Seafood for a special five-course lunch tasting with recipes from six different Island chefs.

Welcome Guide Summer

Welcome to Martha’s Vineyard, an island blessed with diversity in its natural beauty, arts, architecture and culture. 

From pristine sandy beaches to lush, wooded trails to hidden harbors and tranquil ponds, the Vineyard offers a multitude of recreational possibilities. And if it's more than a day at the beach you’re after, spend the afternoon strolling through our Island towns, or take a meandering drive “Up-Island,” where stone walls, grazing cattle and stunning coastal views abound.

Let Us Go Then, You and I, to Eat Cheese

The Grey Barn Farm in Chilmark started with just three cows. Now there are 25 Dutch Belted ladies grazing the fields, as well as pigs and chickens.

Raising the Curtain on Stories With Purpose; Another Summer of Great Films

This year's Martha's Vineyard Film Festival will be the biggest in its history, with screenings taking place around the Island.