September 2013

Ok, so we all know that it’s Derby time!  That means that probably about 80% of the Islanders are trying to catch the biggest fish, but there are also a lot of people who come from off island to participate in the country’s oldest fishing tournament. However, did you know that during the Martha’s Vineyard Striped […]

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Not that I am a skater by any means, but I totally understand why the Martha’s Vineyard Skate Park is an important part of our Island community. Whenever I drive by the park, there always seem to be people — especially kids — using it. Come to find out after talking with Elaine Barse and Richard Meideiros […]

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This week is the 3rd Annual Martha’s Vineyard Fashion Week, and I would be remiss if I did not write at least one piece on this event.  A closet fashion enthusiast, I love that this week is full of fabulous fashion events, all benefiting Angel Flight NE. One of the best parts of this event […]

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Most breweries, including Offshore Ale here on Martha’s Vineyard, get the hops for their beer from other places.  This is all fine, and good, but once a year, Offshore makes a beer with local, organic hops, the Hopps Farm Road Ale. The hops for this special beer come from vines grown on Hopps Farm Road […]

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Last October, I wrote about Lucky Hank’s when the Edgartown restaurant opened.  One of the things owner Doug Smith was particularly excited about was the pancakes on the breakfast menu.  I had vowed to try them. Now almost a year later (where has the time gone), I finally did it.  I have been to Lucky […]

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How does a homemade blueberry, blackberry, or strawberry-raspberry pie sound?  Think of a delicate, flaky, buttery crust, the fruit rich and dark in color, bursting with flavor. Imagine cutting a slice perhaps while it’s still warm, maybe topped with a little whipped cream. Can’t you just imagine how happy and satisfying it would be?  Well, […]

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