Yearly Archives: 2012

What’s up MV: Four nights of music at the Ag Fair

The 151st West Tisbury Agricultural Fair will feature local musical acts nightly on two stages. The music is as varied as the exhibits.

Edgartown Police put halt to one-man crime spree

The Mattapan man stole packages from the Chappy store, broke into a car in Oak Bluffs and stole checks from mailboxes in West Tisbury, police said.

Oak Bluffs sets tentative plans for Little League ballpark

Whether the land will have a long life as a ballpark will influence whether other towns step up to help pay the bill.

Tisbury Main Street businesses say change is good

Business owners attribute changes on Main Street as a factor in a better summer season this year.

Lagoon Pond permanent drawbridge project moves forward

After wading through a long permitting process, MassDOT's plans for building the new permanent Lagoon Pond drawbridge are moving forward.

County sponsored, but value of fishermen’s Cape Wind deal is secret

Martha's Vineyard fishermen's association, created by county government, leaves county and Island constituents in dark about fish permit deal.

Governor Patrick appeals to feds to aid fishermen facing cutbacks

Fishermen are facing potential groundfish catch limit cuts next year of between 43 percent and 73 percent across multiple stocks.

Now, a young immigrant may stay, but how to pay for...

On Wednesday, young illegal immigrants nationwide took steps to stay legally. For one of them, Paula Cort, the question now is about college aid.

World War Two veterans awarded high school diplomas

Almost 70 years after World War Two ended two Tisbury High School students' education, they finally celebrated the graduation they never had.