Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass & Bluefish Derby

The Edgartown Board of Trade is really creative with its fun events and ways to promote the town and business. A great example is the 2nd Annual Harbor Stroll that is held on the opening day of the Martha’s Vineyard Fishing Derby. The Harbor Stroll is set up along the Edgartown Harbor, by the yacht club […]

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I know, the title is a little misleading. You might think that I caught a fish worthy to weigh in at the derby, but sadly that’s not the case. However, I did spend time at the derby weigh in last Friday night, and caught a bit of derby fever myself. I am not sure if […]

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A couple of years ago at the Featherstone flea market, I met Phoenix Russell, a talented Wampum  artist. I loved her work and began following her on Facebook. I would lust after her latest Wampum creation. But then, I noticed Phoenix’s pictures were no longer just beautiful Wampum jewelry. She also began posting photos of […]

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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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