Yearly Archives: 2013

Oak Bluffs questions county pest control program accounting

Selectmen and the finance and advisory committee still waiting for work and financial records from the program director.

Medical marijuana entrepreneur eyes Martha’s Vineyard dispensary

With regulations due out May 1, a local man is making plans and trying to gain community support. The state may seek delay for rule-making.

Island, Comcast agree on cable TV contract

After long and contentious negotiations, a draft contract will benefit Chappaquiddick residents and MVTV viewers.

Edgartown weighs in on cruise ships and catboats

A regional cruise ship line wants to stop in the historic seaport town this summer.

West Tisbury will take another look at Mill Pond options

A state survey found fish living in the upper reaches of Mill Brook. Biologists favor restoration that improves natural stream connectivity.

Oak Bluffs firefighters put out chimney fire

The flames broke out Tuesday afternoon and spread briefly to an upstairs room in the house located in the downtown business district.

Bail revoked for sex offender arrested on heroin charges

A man with a long record of criminal offenses faces new charges on Martha's Vineyard.

VNA names interim clinical director

The Vineyard Nursing Association (VNA) has named Kathleen Fresher Samways the interim clinical director.

Veterans Administration reps will visit Island

A representative from the Veterans Administration (VA) will travel to Martha's Vineyard on Friday, February 1 to meet with veterans and answer questions regarding benefits.