The 4-1 vote clears the way for brothers Greg and Dan Martino to begin a pioneering aquaculture venture, the first of its kind in the town. There were complaints from abutters and concerns about navigation, but in the end the town strongly backed the project as a boost to the shellfishery.
Sail Martha’s Vineyard is dedicated to preserving the Vineyard’s maritime history and passing it on to a new generation of sailors. On Monday night, Sail MV's newest teaching tool, a 41-foot Concordia yawl, arrived in Vineyard Haven harbor.
Lorraine Parish’s home and clothing boutique on 65 State Road is deceptively quaint. Though petite in size, its attitude could fill a room, which, of course, it does. Givenchy-inspired jackets hang next to classic dresses.
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 from each of the six Vineyard libraries tell similar stories.
From arrowhead rings and mussel shell earrings to clutches and capes, young Vineyard designers are finding their way in the fashion world. The Island remains both an inspiration and a backbone for their designs.