Yearly Archives: 2012

It is down to the wire in the 67th Bass and...

There is no question in my mind that the shore bass category represents the heart and soul of the Derby.

67th annual Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish derby

67th Derby Results (Through October 9) Grand Leaders All-Tackle Boat bluefish: Adam Cummings, 16.06. Shore bluefish: Robert J. Boyhan, 15.39 Boat bass: Stephen J. Pietruska, 44.40. Shore bass: Tony...

Lawmakers favor spearfishing for striped bass to boost tourism

Spearfishing enthusiasts say Massachusetts loses tourism dollars. Opponents argue it is already an overfished stock.

Shark tournament critics lose on ballot referendum request

Selectmen tell tournament opponents they will need more signatures to get a question on the April election ballot.

Cafe Moxie in Vineyard Haven reopens Friday

Café Moxie has risen from the ashes of a fire that destroyed it four years ago and is expected to open its doors on...

Pay Tisbury Water Works bills to avoid service shut-off

Tisbury Water Works (TWW) customers with delinquent accounts must pay them in full by Monday, October 15, to prevent water service shutoffs.

Summer traffic cop arrested after Oak Bluffs bar fight

A man charged with assault told police they had not right to arrest him, because he was a special police officer.

Martha’s Vineyard Commission sets hearing on new policy

The Martha's Vineyard Commission (MVC) will hold a public hearing on a draft policy on site design and landscape at 7:15 pm on Thursday, October 18, at the Commission offices on 33 New York Avenue in Oak Bluffs.

Bird, deer hunting seasons begin

Island hunters will have plenty of opportunities to bag game with the start of the Massachusetts hunting season.

Brown Bag Series schedule

Every Tuesday, from 11:30 am to 1 pm, at the Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown.