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Fire causes heavy damage to Morgan Woods apts

Edgartown firefighters responded to a report of a house fully engulfed in flames late Wednesday afternoon in the Morgan Woods housing development off Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road.

Reward offered for information about injured turkey

Articles in The Times about a wild turkey running around Vineyard Haven with an arrow through its back caught the attention of The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) and the Humane Wildlife Society Wildlife (HWSW).


Gretta Gonzalez and Mario Arellano of Edgartown announce the birth of their son, Charlie Arellano, on June 23 at Martha's Vineyard Hospital.

Oak Bluffs School principal resigns

On Sunday, Oak Bluffs School principal Laury Binney caught superintendent of schools James Weiss and school committee members off-guard with a June 26 email announcing his resignation.

Three indicted by Dukes County grand jury

A Dukes County grand jury returned indictments against three Island men on June 22.

Martell lawsuit could cost Oak Bluffs $50,000

Oak Bluffs faces legal fees that could reach $50,000 or more, in connection with a judgment in a

Tisbury Street Fair next week

In celebration of Tisbury's birthday, the town's annual Street Fair kicks off at 6:30 pm on July 8.

Cup fever at Coop de Ville

Saturday afternoon at 2:30 was holy hour for soccer nuts around the Island, and around the nation, as the U.

Tisbury voters approve police union contract funds

With brows dripping and fans whirring on a hot, sticky summer night, Tisbury voters quickly approved two spending articles, each unanimously, totaling $225,000, to fund the police department union's contract settlement.

Metellus charged with second jailhouse assault

James Metellus, 20, a prisoner from off-Island with a lengthy and violent criminal record and currently serving a sentence in the Dukes County House of Correction for a vicious attack on another inmate last August, returned to court Monday to face charges for another assault, this time on a prisoner twice his age.

MV Hospital squeaks into the budget black

For a new hospital that looks pretty rich, the profit at the end of the fiscal year on March 31 was pretty thin.

What you need to know to celebrate the Fourth in Edgartown

The Vineyard's Fourth of July weekend festivities include the Edgartown parade and fireworks.

MVTV hires new director

MVTV, the Island's public access cable television station, announced that Julienne Turner is the nonprofit's new station manager and executive director.


"Freedom, this is a dreamland, because this is a country of the people, not of the government.

Water, water nowhere, unless you’re odd or even

The Oak Bluffs water district reminds residents in published ads that a mandatory water ban remains in effect this summer.

Tisbury Police arrest Cambridge teen for rape

Tisbury Police arrested Eliot Blume-Pickle, 18, of Cambridge Tuesday morning on a charge that he raped a 17-year-old girl at a party last week.

Island residents find many ways to spend the Fourth

While Memorial Day weekend is the nominal start of our summer season, the Fourth of July weekend is when the season really explodes.

Martha’s Vineyard District Court Report

Matthew Gerard Duggan, Falmouth; DOB 6/8/71, use of motor vehicle without authority, OUI-liquor or .