Yearly Archives: 2013

Oak Bluffs approves shark tournament application, with a catch

The board wants to hear from Oak Bluffs Monster Shark Tournament organizer Steve James before giving final approval.


A story published March 21, "Kibbles and beds," incorrectly reported that the Mansion House charges $50 per night per dog.

Boston Medflight uses $8 million lease to buy helicopter

The state's finance and development agency has issued an $8 million lease to help Boston MedFlight buy a new helicopter to replace an older one, the State House News service reported.

High School’s Linguini Bridge Contest goes for broke Monday

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School's 16th Annual Linguini Bridge Contest in the Performing Arts Center on Monday, April 1, promises to be a shattering experience.

Bruno’s submits winning bid to manage transfer station

Bruno's Roll-Off of Edgartown submitted the winning low bid of $2,267,250 for a five-year contract to manage the Oak Bluffs and Tisbury joint transfer station for municipal refuse in Oak Bluffs.

West Tisbury selectmen explore solar array options

At their regular meeting on March 20, West Tisbury selectmen tentatively agreed to explore other options for the development of a photovoltaic array at the town landfill off Old Stage Road.

Lagoon Pond drawbridge funding approved, permits ready

The money, design, and permits are in place for the permanent Lagoon Pond drawbridge that will replace the temporary bridge built in 2010, bridge committee chairman Melinda Loberg of Tisbury said.

Abutters sue to block Katama Farm silo wireless antennae

In February, Edgartown approved a plan by Cingular Wireless to hide antennas in the silo the company said will improve wireless coverage.

La Choza celebrates one year anniversary

La Choza on Main Street in Vineyard Haven is celebrating its first anniversary with a free drawing for prizes that include a gift basket, gift certificates, and tee-shirts.