In an effort to cut down on the accidental harvesting of river herring and other fish, local fishing authorities ruled this week that all fishing...
Vineyard fishermen may have a fairer shot at lucrative federal and state permits with the introduction this week of two new programs aimed at making...
Jack Blake oyster farm
Out on Katama Bay, with osprey circling overhead and water lapping at the edges of his floating nursery, Jack Blake opens a box of precious cargo. 
Lobsterville Beach
Superb weather and good fishing helped participants enjoy the 21st annual Martha’s Vineyard Rod and Gun Club Flyrod Striped Bass Catch and...
Bob Hawkeye Jacobs
Robert (Hawkeye) Jacobs, 64, of Oak Bluffs received a hero’s greeting from a few of his friends at the Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and...
eel fishing
The storied American eel was once one of the Vineyard’s most valued resources. Even though the eel now faces hard times, memories are...
Colleen Carroll
In a dramatic reversal of fishing fortune, the last few weeks have offered the best squid fishing in years.
fishing
The best fishing trip I ever had took place about 10 years ago (my, I am getting old) in a canoe launched off of Lucy Vincent Beach. My...
meeting
In an uncommon gesture toward Island fishermen, the state Marine Fisheries Commission brought its monthly business meeting to the...

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