Alex’s Place: Teen Space Brings Much Needed Teenage Outlet

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Aug 142016
 

Alex’s Place: Teen Space Brings Much Needed Teenage Outlet Chaiel Schaffel   Between ages thirteen to eighteen, there is a yawning gap in things to do almost anywhere. For ages two to eleven or twelve, there are plenty of activities. At twenty-one and older, the night scene takes over. But teenhood is an inconvenient time, [ Read More… ]

MV Comedy Fest

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Aug 142016
 

MV Comedy Fest Laugh your way to the Lampost for a comedy filled night “Everyone needs to keep laughing because laughter is great medicine” Aley Lewis Island Profile   Knock Knock. Who’s there? Comedy Fest. Comedy Fest Who?  The largest and funniest Comedy Fest on the Vineyard, that’s who! Whether you’re old or young, tall [ Read More… ]

Maggie’s Salon: Pampering with a Smile

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Aug 142016
 
Maggie’s Salon: Pampering with a Smile

Maggie’s Salon Pampering with a Smile  “My staff are the nicest people around and they take good care of the customers” Aley Lewis   It’s all fun and games until your hairdresser chops off one too many inches at your annual appointment. Since hair is such a big deal, it’s hard to find a stylist [ Read More… ]

Ode to a Countertop at Eye-Level: Good Ship Lollipop

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Aug 072016
 
Ode to a Countertop at Eye-Level: Good Ship Lollipop

Ode to a Countertop at Eye-Level: Good Ship Lollipop Takes You Back to Being Knee High to a Grasshopper Chaiel Schaffel Everyone has at least a few treasured memories of when they were a small child. They’re probably dusty and out of context, a blurry recollection of something that bursts into the forefront of your [ Read More… ]

Keeping Joy Alive on the Island

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Aug 072016
 
Keeping Joy Alive on the Island

Keeping Joy Alive on the Island 38th annual Possible Dreams Auction grows bigger and better By: Liz Hilfrank   Speak with any Martha’s Vineyard visitor, and when you ask them what they liked about the island, nine times out of ten they will mention the people. There’s something about the island that breeds happy people. [ Read More… ]

Yesterday’s Faces with Today’s Haul: Menemsha Fish Market

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Aug 072016
 
Yesterday’s Faces with Today’s Haul: Menemsha Fish Market

Yesterday’s Faces with Today’s Haul: Larsen’s Fish Market brings Fresh Seafood, Fishing Tradition to Locals and Visitors Alike Clementine Wiley Stepping into Larsen’s Fish Market, you become part of a half-century Menemsha tradition. Behind its sky-blue door appears to be a modest fish market that you quickly realize is an island treasure. The Larsen family [ Read More… ]

“Be Our Guest” as we Welcome Beauty and the Beast to Martha’s Vineyard

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Aug 072016
 

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Community Program Bianca Moorman Disney lovers, your prayers have been answered. This summer, the Island Theatre Workshop brings you the all-time classic, Disney’s The Beauty and the Beast. For 49 years, the Island Theater Workshop Company has continued to bring family fun productions to the island. Last summer, it brought us the [ Read More… ]

“Swim like a Dolphin, Fly like a Bird” With MV Ocean Sports

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Aug 072016
 
“Swim like a Dolphin, Fly like a Bird” With MV Ocean Sports

“Swim like a Dolphin, Fly like a Bird”: Martha’s Vineyard Ocean Sports Slogan Rings True with Wild Flyboarding Ride Aley Lewis   Imagine this. You’re average height, brunette, athletic build, with a crippling fear of sharks. Now, add that onto the fact you’re from a city so naturally, you have no experience in any kind [ Read More… ]

Theme Thursday’s at the Shanty: Not Good Enough For The Yacht Party

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Aug 052016
 
Theme Thursday's at the Shanty: Not Good Enough For The Yacht Party

Aley Lewis   Harbor Views, Seafood and……Booze. What’s a better way to describe summer, right? Whether you’re into the party scene or not, The Seafood Shanty in downtown Edgartown is the perfect place to satisfy your summer palate for delicious food, and thirst quenching drinks.   Although The Shanty is one of downtown Edgartown’s most [ Read More… ]

For Those Of Wild Heart; Exploring Manuel F. Correllus State Forest, a Vineyard Secret

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Jul 242016
 
For Those Of Wild Heart;  Exploring Manuel F. Correllus State Forest, a Vineyard Secret

For Those Of Wild Heart; Exploring Manuel F. Correllus State Forest, a Vineyard Secret     The warm sand shifts easily beneath my feet, and pours into my open sandals. A chorus of insects hums a background song as a stiff breeze stirs the greenery around me.  The dusty road stretches as far as the [ Read More… ]