Yearly Archives: 2010

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 .