Riemary Magalhaes and Douglas Pizzico of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Maria Clara Pizzico, born on August 18 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.
Beadniks, a staple of Church street in Vineyard Haven for 24 years, is now for sale.
From the Vineyard Gazette edition of August 27, 1926: Ten liquor raids, made almost simultaneously by the combined police forces of the three down-Island towns, created much excitement in Oak Bluffs on Saturday night.
Mo Flam and his Alerion 28 Penelope continued on track for their golden summer with their third first-place finish of the season in the Holmes Holes Sunday series race.
Lama Yeshe spends three months a year living and teaching at Bodhi Path in West Tisbury.
Acclaimed dancer/choreographer Aparna Ramaswamy brings her performance Sannidhi, or Sacred Space, to the Yard.
On August 24, Union Chapel will host guest preacher Dr. Charles G. Adams. This will be Dr. Adams’ farewell sermon at the chapel after eight summers.
Snapping turtles have retractable necks.
Unlike their smaller relatives, snapping turtles don’t bask in the sun or float in rows on logs. They are both predators and scavengers.
It was on the Vineyard that Paul Greenberg first encountered the beauty of a functioning ecosystem, where fishing was not merely a symbolic act.

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