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Fire station is first choice for new West Tisbury police station

The West Tisbury police station site and planning committee will recommend that the Public Safety Building complex on State Road be selected as the future location of a new police station.

Martha’s Vineyard District Court Report

Annette Moreis, Oak Bluffs; DOB 5/21/58, breaking and entering a building during nighttime to commit a felony: guilty — two years in the house of correction suspended, two year probation, must pay $372.

On their Way – Alex Baynes

Alex Baynes, class of 2000, made his public mark as an athlete, playing baseball, hockey, and running track. Navy Lieutenant Baynes continues to excel.

Vineyarders adopt new resolutions for the new year

As 2011 swept ashore over the weekend, Vineyarders were asked about how they planned to handle the new year. Gwyn McCallister collected some of our resolutions.


Stela P.

The Yard regroups in the new year

The off-season gives Vineyard nonprofits time to regroup after the busy summer.

Rooster splits ears, and a Martha’s Vineyard neighborhood

It is 4:53 am on Tuesday morning.

The new Edgartown Hardware “” more product, more parking

Edgartown Hardware will open at 7:30 am on Monday and will close at 4 pm just as it does every day in winter.

Stela, welcome to 2011

Stela Plamenova Duncheva, the first baby born on Martha's Vineyard in 2011, weighed 7 pounds when she arrived at 1 am, Saturday, New Year's Day.

New Year’s Eve was mostly quiet, a little splashy

On a warm and mild New Year's Eve, Martha's Vineyard revelers were generally well-behaved.

To three buddies

can be glimpsed some days near Linda Jean's.

Mansion House offers Vineyard residents low-cost getaway

The Mansion House Inn in Vineyard Haven announces its Slumber Party January special to Island residents looking for an affordable local winter vacation.

West Tisbury hires new police officer

The West Tisbury Police Department is now at full strength.

Christmas Bird Count reflects Island bird behavior

The 51st Vineyard Christmas Bird Count (CBC) took place on Sunday, January 2, with about two dozen Islanders and guests participating.

Tisbury beer and wine first season

The pop of champagne corks on New Year's Eve signified more than the end of 2010 in several Tisbury restaurants. It also was the first time the beverage appeared on menus.


On Thursday, Jan.

Conserve heat, save money

Do heating bills have you down? Are you already wishing for spring, even though you haven't hit the slopes yet? Unfortunately we haven't even gotten to the worst of winter yet, but there is hope to get your bills down to a more manageable number with little or no cost to you.

Off-season lunchtime in Vineyard Haven

Lunch, as a meal, doesn't always get the attention it deserves. For a lot of people, the midday meal means a quick sandwich in the car.