Holiday Fundraisers

Recent Episodes

Holiday display

Holiday display

Commentary by Shelley Christiansen

Shelley has been keeping an eye on a particular holiday display in Oak Bluffs.

The Special Ladies

The Special Ladies

Commentary by Shelley Christiansen

A special group of year-round Martha's Vineyard residents.

The Caretaker and the Weather

The Caretaker and the Weather

Commentary by Shelley Christiansen

Winged Island Visitor

Winged Island Visitor

Commentary by Shelley Christiansen

Island Book

Island Book

Commentary by Shelley Christiansen

This year's Island Book is a perky green, thanks to its hardworking publishers, the Martha's Vineyard Chamber of Commerce.  Shelley promises the Chamber that the teasing will stop as soon as her own listing is reinstated.

It's a Crime

It's a Crime

Commentary by Shelley Christiansen

Most crimes are Martha's Vineyard are unexceptional.  Except when there's not.

Shelley says philanthrophy on Martha's Vineyard is dignified -- but sometimes just barely.

The chili contest, the chowder contest, and the Harley Riders Toys for Tots Run take place annually for the benefit of the Red Stocking Fund, which has been supporting children and families on Martha's Vineyard since 1938. Shelley says philanthrophy on Martha's Vineyard is dignified -- but sometimes just barely.

The chili contest, the chowder contest, and the Harley Riders Toys for Tots Run take place annually for the benefit of the Red Stocking Fund, which has been supporting children and families on Martha's Vineyard since 1938.

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