Abstract painter Tommy May splits his time between California and the Island, where his parents have a home in Vineyard Haven. Yet even when he’s working in his Hollywood Hills studio, he is dreaming of Martha’s Vineyard and drawing upon its inspiration to fuel his next series of paintings. This past winter’s focus came from his idea to showcase abstracted views of Vineyard scenes, such as fields and dunes. He is calling the series Blossoms.


After occupying the same cozy corner for more than fourteen seasons, Vineyard Haven women’s boutique Nochi has expanded.

By Alexandra Bullen Coutts


Steamship Authority happenings, tennis scandals, crazy bats, and more.


How one Vineyard bar band became a national party empire.

By Landry Harlan


The museum’s crown jewel gets a new setting.

By Richard C. Skidmore


On the Vineyard we often have our own way of doing things.

By Paul Schneider


Finding a mooring, as more than a few would-be Island Ahabs have discovered, is much more difficult to come by than a boat.

By Nelson Sigelman