09.01.10

An old-fashioned farmer at the heart of Island agriculture.

By Phyllis Meras

09.01.10

The Island’s nonprofit land conservation groups: their first protected properties, their different missions, and how they work together.

By Jim Miller

09.01.10

There are plenty of people living on-Island and off who regularly travel across Vineyard Sound for their work. They each have their own reasons – personal and professional – for making the lengthy commute.

By Donna Scaglione

09.01.10

These funny, poignant, and creative illustrations have brightened our pages since the magazine’s start in 1985. As we continue our look back over the past quarter century, we thought readers would enjoy sharing a laugh or two with us.

By Nicki Miller

09.02.10

A ship’s life is illuminated through the restoration of its painting.

By Cynthia Riggs

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Island Commuters: The Daily Trek Across the Water

There are plenty of people living on-Island and off who regularly travel across Vineyard Sound for their work. They each have their own reasons – personal and professional – for making the lengthy commute.

From the Editor

A friend recently told me she needed a to-do list for summer – not necessarily for things to do before kicking the bucket, but as a reminder to take advantage of the season’s fleeting days.

Apple and Celery Root Soup with Cider Swirl

Apples and celery root make great partners in this soup, which gets finished with a delicious apple cider reduction.

Sour Cream Apple Cake

Debbie Magnuson of Tiasquin Orchard in West Tisbury shares this recipe for one of her favorite fall treats.

Rachel’s Apple Crostata

Rachel Vaughn, a private chef who works on Martha’s Vineyard and in Bozeman, Montana, started making these rustic fruit crostatas years ago.

DAW: Fisherman’s Peace

With gesture sure he casts his lure...

Riding Out the Storm: The Martha’s Vineyard Boys & Girls Club Looks to the Future

The Martha’s Vineyard Boys & Girls Club has provided an affordable safe haven – replete with lots of fun – for thousands of Island children over the years.

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