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Charter boat Banjo strikes sour note in sinking off Cape Poge

Four people were rescued from a well known Island charter fishing boat July 4, off Cape Poge.

Sports Highlights

There were four games in the MV Men's Softball League, Monday evening.

Nancy E. Ambrose

Nancy Erike Ambrose of Edgartown died peacefully early Monday evening, July 5, after a tough fight with cancer.

Hope Waingrow

Hope Graff Waingrow, a longtime resident of Edgartown, died Sunday, June 13, in Concord.

July 4 weekend was fun and frolicsome; crimes and calamities were few

With the official July 4 holiday on Sunday and a day off on Monday, many Islanders and visitors enjoyed three days of sizzling hot weather made for beach-going, parade-watching, and fireworks-bedazzlement.

Edgartown sewage runs amok below the Atlantic

Equipment regulating an underwater power transmission line that serves Martha's Vineyard failed under heavy demand Tuesday afternoon, causing the Edgartown wastewater treatment plant to shut down.

Tisbury selectmen sweat agenda of decisions

Despite sweltering heat in the Katharine Cornell Theatre Tuesday night, the Tisbury selectmen doggedly sweated their way through an almost three-hour long meeting.

Reel Picks

The loveable, terrible, animated exploits of a nasty but redeemable curmudgeon who adopts a tiny trio of orphaned sisters to further his plot to steal the moon.

The regulators have their data, fishermen need their own – and a plan

The ferment in the fishing community, in reaction to threats to the industry's health and to the internal contraction among participants and within markets, began several years ago and began accelerating recently.

Chilmark selectmen approve Middle Line Road contract

Chilmark selectmen Tuesday accepted a $1,909,965 bid by Seaver Construction Inc.

Soccer at the Park

On the soccer pitch at the park, Tuesday, Shirley's Hardware and Sports Haven played to a 1-1 tie in the early game.

Margaret Penicaud “” a force for Haiti

When Margaret Penicaud met a Haitian nun named Sister Monique 13 years ago, she got an immediate sense that Haiti would be part of her future.

Highlights of MVC’s wastewater management study

The Martha's Vineyard Commission (MVC) has released the

Bicyclist killed in State Road accident

A day trip to the Vineyard ended in tragedy Tuesday for a vacationing Melrose family.