Go Modular SIP Homes: There’s No Place Like Modular Homes

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Aug 252017
 

Modular homes are the fastest growing sector of the home building industry, the newest spin is the addition of green technology by Diane Alter Owning a home has been the American dream as far back as 1930, when President Franklin Delano Roosevelt stated that “a nation of homeowners is unconquerable.” On Martha’s Vineyard, this dream [ Read More… ]



Stay Fit on Your Island Vacation with the Mansion House Inn Health Club and Spa

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Aug 232017
 
Stay Fit on Your Island Vacation with the Mansion House Inn Health Club and Spa

by Diane Alter It’s easy to let your fitness workout slip while on vacation. After all, vacations are all about taking a break from normal routines. But staying fit while visiting the Vineyard can be more fun—and important–than at home. While the Vineyard offers a multitude of outdoor activities, sometimes the weather just doesn’t cooperate. [ Read More… ]



Move over Peddle Bikes: Get Ready for Electric Bikes

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Aug 062017
 
Move over Peddle Bikes: Get Ready for Electric Bikes

As the Range and Sophistication of E Bikes Expands, so does their Fan Base by Dirk Leisure When you first meet the owner of electric bike shops, MV E-Bike and Pedego Martha’s Vineyard, Jordan Wallace, two things are immediately obvious. He has a deep knowledge of his industry and he is very passionate about it. [ Read More… ]



Escape the Traffic, Ride the VTA

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Aug 062017
 
Escape the Traffic, Ride the VTA

With the Vineyard Transit Authority, You Can Go Anywhere on the Island Without Having to Worry About Finding a Parking Spot by Natasha Heinz One fish, Summer is at its peak and the Vineyard is packed. There are traffic jams in every city and finding a parking spot is close to impossible. So, here is a [ Read More… ]



The Ultimate Family Convenience Store: The Corner Store has Everything You Need and More

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Aug 062017
 
The Ultimate Family Convenience Store: The Corner Store has Everything You Need and More

by Madeline Smith Whether you are looking for something small and traditional, or something a bit more out-of-the-ordinary, The Corner Store has it. Located on Circuit Avenue in Oak Bluffs, the Corner Store has long been known as the best convenience store around. Not only will you find what you need here, but you will also appreciated [ Read More… ]



Vineyard Living: Black Comedy Fest

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Aug 062017
 
Vineyard Living: Black Comedy Fest

Pigmeat Markham, Dick Gregory, Bert Williams, Moms Mabley, Rudy Ray Moore, Nipsey Russell, Richard Pryor, Redd Foxx, Timmie Rogers, Hattir McDaniels…the list goes on and on by Kat Buckley All these legends have one thing in common… they are African American comedians that made us laugh. Doubled-over, side-cracking, eyes-tearing, cracking up, falling out, in stitches laughing!!! They helped [ Read More… ]



Vineyard Living: Martha’s Vineyard “Fun” Houses

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Aug 042017
 
Vineyard Living: Martha’s Vineyard “Fun” Houses

The Island’s Intriguing Gingerbread Cottages Are Enchanting and Rich in History by Diane Alter It’s hard to think of an island that wears its charms more conspicuously than Martha’s Vineyard. Indeed, you find them everywhere. They are spotted on the Vineyard’s pristine beaches. You discover them in the island’s fascinating people. And, they are in every [ Read More… ]



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

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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… ]



Martha’s Vineyard Widow Walks

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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… ]