Jul 242017
 
The Fab Five of MV are the Island’s Legendary Lighthouses

Tourists flock to Martha’s Vineyard for its beaches, shopping, laid-back aura and nightlife. Some come to visit the island for its five legendary lighthouses. According to lighthouse enthusiasts, the five lighthouses on MV hold the distinction of being the country’s most diverse group in a small contained area. All are located on the island’s north side. [ Read More… ]

Jul 162017
 
Martha’s Vineyard Widow Walks

Legendary and Marvelously Mysterious, Widow Walks Maintain a Storied Place in Martha’s Vineyard History Books by Diane Alter If you want to know and appreciate Martha’s Vineyard, really know and appreciate this idyllic island, you need to know its history. Covering many pages in history, guide, and tourists books dedicated to this unspoiled island are [ Read More… ]

Renting The Vineyard

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Jul 182016
 
Renting The Vineyard

  Renting the Vineyard It’s all about you over at AA & MV Auto Rental Liz Hilfrank   “AA & MV Auto Rental has shops located only a minute’s walk away from each ferry port.”   Island misconceptions are a frequent, yet forgivable, offense for those who have never visited Martha’s Vineyard. Questions like, “Where [ Read More… ]

The MV Woods Hole Has Landed

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Jun 242016
 
The MV Woods Hole Has Landed

New Steamship Authority Vessel Brings a Breath of Fresh Air Bianca Moorman   After eighteen long months, the Motor Vessel Woods Hole made its debut journey across that eight mile strait to Vineyard shores. The Steamship Authority has made this patch of ocean its romping grounds, and the maiden voyage of a new ship on [ Read More… ]

Made MV: Where a Gift is More than Just an Object

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Jun 242016
 
Made MV: Where a Gift is More than Just an Object

Doing it Vineyard Style, One Store Tells Many Stories By Liz Hilfrank   Sandwiched between restaurants and ice cream shops, Made MV contains the less edible aspects of Martha’s Vineyard. The artisan store is new to Circuit Avenue in Oaks Bluff, but it holds much Vineyard history between its freshly paneled walls.   Walking into [ Read More… ]

Luxury By the Lighthouse

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Aug 012015
 
Luxury By the Lighthouse

Dinner with a View that Never Ends at Lighthouse Grill by Ilana Gensler  Glimmers of light emit from dazzling chandeliers and reflect off of glass cases that house miniature sailboats. These displays are positioned as a divider separating the bar section from the dining area of Lighthouse Grill, and mimic the life-size reality which unfolds [ Read More… ]

Buckets of Fun

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Jul 302015
 
Buckets of Fun

Island Cove Adventures Mini-Golf is the Perfect Way to Spend an Afternoon with Family and Friends by Johanna Bernhard The course is vibrant. Lined with an assortment of tall, sweeping trees, leafy bushes and colorful flowers, there is a feeling of serenity. Electric blue water cascades from the waterfall, over the man-made rock face of [ Read More… ]

Close Encounters of the Trader Fred’s Kind

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Jul 282015
 
Close Encounters of the Trader Fred’s Kind

Unexplainable prices sighted at Trader Fred’s by Nick Macksood I left Trader Fred’s with an adventure book lined with vintage NSA foibles, an Arturo Fuente cigar, a pair of designer shorts, an original photo of Hunter Thompson’s ashes on my iPhone, and a boogie board. It was, like, forty dollars. Men in the business of [ Read More… ]

Possible Dreams Auction Remembers A Gentle Soul

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Jul 242015
 
Possible Dreams Auction Remembers A Gentle Soul

The Late Children’s Author Norman Bridwell Will be Honored at Community Service’s Annual Event by Nick Macksood The 37th annual Art Buchwald Possible Dreams Auction, held by Martha’s Vineyard Community Services will bring a certain amount of change. This year’s auction will be in honor of the late Norman Bridwell, a longtime supporter of the [ Read More… ]

Comedy Fest Q & A: With Damon Williams

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Jul 242015
 
Comedy Fest Q & A:  With Damon Williams

by Morgan Cowper Former Subway owner turned comedic standout talent Damon Williams will be performing at the 5th Annual Martha’s Vineyard Comedy Fest. Born and raised in Chicago, Williams became part of the Def Jam Comedy Scene during the ‘90s. Now, Damon has many breakout rolls and will be presenting here on Martha’s Vineyard. Williams [ Read More… ]