Jul 242017
 
Meet Your Bartender: Peter “Pete” Dansdill at the Seafood Shanty

Local barkeep Peter Dansdill, aka Pete to friends and regulars, has been tending bar for eight years, the past five at the popular Seafood Shanty in Edgartown. When not serving up libations, Pete can be found fishing, hanging at the beach, and drinking. This Week interviewed him to find out more about who he is and what he does. TW: [ Read More… ]

Jul 242017
 
Meet Your Bartender:  Craig “Nooch” Ranucci at Lampost

Craig Ranucci—or Nooch, as he is known to friends and regulars, is back for his third summer on the Vineyard and his second working at the Lampost. Originally from central Massachussets, Craig lives in Oak Bluffs about seven months out of the year. When he’s not on the island? Who knows… This Week interviewed him to find out what he likes about [ Read More… ]

Jul 212017
 
Meet Your Bartender: Andi at the Sand Bar & Grille

Andrei Ichim’s favorite place on the island is his spot behind the Bar at the Sand Bar and Grille on the Oak Bluffs Harbor. One reason for this is he hasn’t been on the Vineyard long enough to properly explore it. But the fact that he welcomes every customer with a smile on his face [ Read More… ]

Jul 212017
 

by Natasha Heinz Martha’s Vineyard has its own team of stars. I am not talking about movie or TV celebrities, but the talented musicians that turn every night on the island into a party. Island favorites like the Mike Benjamin Band and Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish are some bands that grab everyone’s attention and [ Read More… ]

Jul 172017
 
Music Profile: Second Hand

Don’t Be Fooled By the Name. There is Nothing Secondhand About Second Hand This seasoned group of musicians delivers a mix of upbeat surf tunes and hip hop that are perfect for a lively night out. But there is more to the band’s songs. The various mix of melodies instills an optimistic message. Guitarist Mike [ Read More… ]

Jul 172017
 
The “FEST”

August 7th-9th, 14th-16th, 21st-23rd The Seventh Annual Martha’s Vineyard Comedy Fest presented by HBO, Ebony and Comcast NBC Universal once again brings laughs to the island during the month of August. The MV Comedy Fest has quickly become a favorite island tradition. Organized by Knock-Knock Productions of Chicago, the “Fest” brings the most talented stand-up [ Read More… ]

Jul 162017
 
This Week on MV Interview with Comedian J.J. Williamson Appearing at the MV Comedy Festival

 The “FEST”   August 7th-9th, 14th-16th, 21st-23rd “This year the “Fest” has created a dinner package that can be purchased with tickets on the website”   The Seventh Annual Martha’s Vineyard Comedy Fest presented by HBO, Ebony and Comcast NBC Universal once again brings laughs to the island during the month of August. The MV Comedy Fest has [ Read More… ]

Jun 302017
 
Meet Your Bartender : Peter "Pete" Dansdill at The Seafood Shanty

Local barkeep Peter Dansdill, aka Pete to friends and regulars, has been tending bar for eight years, the past five at the popular Seafood Shanty in Edgartown. When not serving up libations, Pete can be found fishing, hanging at the beach, and drinking. This Week interviewed him to find out more about who he is [ Read More… ]