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… ]

White Out Wednesday: Wharf Pub and Restaurant brings back its White Party for a 9th year

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Aug 142016
 

White Out Wednesday Wharf Pub and Restaurant brings back its White Party for a 9th year By: Liz Hilfrank   It’s a Wednesday night in the middle of August, a double hump day, and you want to celebrate. Lucky for you, so does The Wharf Pub and Restaurant. To satisfy this mid-week craving, The Wharf [ 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… ]

Music Profile: Conniption Fits

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Aug 052016
 
Music Profile: Conniption Fits

The Vermont Sound & Fury Hits the Wharf Nick Macksood   There’s a game I like to play called, What’s the Most Embarrassing Pandora Channel That You’ll Admit To Liking? Mine is a mix of early 2000’s pop rock, led by bands like Lit or No Doubt. But on of Vermont’s homegrown bands, The Conniption [ Read More… ]

Music Profile: Grateful Dread

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Aug 052016
 
Music Profile: Grateful Dread

The Grateful Dread: A Mix of The Grateful Dead with True Island Roots. Bianca Moorman   Deadheads and Rastafarians rejoice–the Grateful Dread has married reggae with Jerry Garcia’s iconic acid-laced psychedelic jam band. The Dread will be playing at Lola’s every Tuesday this summer, featuring Mike Benjamin on vocals and guitar, Tom Major on drums, [ Read More… ]

Meet Your Bartender: Zach Wilson, The Barn Bowl & Bistro

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Aug 052016
 
Meet Your Bartender: Zach Wilson, The Barn Bowl & Bistro

The Barn Bowl and Bistro Nick Macksood   This Week: Where are you from, Zach? Zach Wilson: I’m from Block Island, originally. So just traded up for a larger island, you know?   TW: Where is that, exactly? ZW: It’s just off the coast of Rhode Island. Maybe 40 or 50 miles on a boat, [ Read More… ]

Meet Your Bartender: Gooch, The Wharf

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Aug 052016
 
Meet Your Bartender: Gooch, The Wharf

Nick Macksood   This Week, I sat down with Gooch, a longtime bartender at the Wharf who made his way down to the island years ago and never left… Catch This Week’s interview to learn the observations of a washashore bartender!   This Week: So at the time this interview comes out, it’ll be August. [ Read More… ]

Meet Your Bartender: Lyndsey Hawthorne, Fishbones

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Aug 052016
 
Meet Your Bartender: Lyndsey Hawthorne, Fishbones

Liz Hilfrank   Grabbing a drink with friends is always fun, but having a good server makes it even better. Head over to Fishbones when Lyndsey Hawthorne is behind the bar, and you’re guaranteed the full experience. All smiles all the time, Hawthorne wants to make sure you’re having as good of a time as [ Read More… ]

Sail Away the Pirate Way: Pirate Adventures MV offers You a Chance to be a Pirate of Martha’s Vineyard

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Jul 242016
 
Sail Away the Pirate Way: Pirate Adventures MV offers You a Chance to be a Pirate of Martha’s Vineyard

Sail Away the Pirate Way Pirate Adventures MV offers you chance to be the pirate of Martha’s Vineyard By: Liz Hilfrank   “Does this hat make me look good?” An elderly man asks as he gently places the trifold pirate hat atop his balding head. “It was made for you!” gasps the crew. Add a [ Read More… ]