After a busy storm-related weekend, Edgartown firefighters were called into action just after 7 pm on Monday by a report of a parked truck on fire near a house at 16 Sparrow Lane in the Dodger's Hole subdivision.
WBUR radio executives, along with Robin Young, on-air host of the nationally syndicated "Here & Now" PBS news and information program, visited Martha's Vineyard Wednesday to meet and greet local community and business leaders.
A story published January 23, "Oak Bluffs questions county pest control program accounting," incorrectly attributed the following quote by selectman Walter Vail to finance and advisory committee chairman Steve Auerbach.
The results of an inquiry into Massachusetts's growing solar energy industry, published in the winter 2013 edition of CommonWealth magazine and written by Bruce Mohl, confirms understandings popular among alternative energy skeptics.
In light of the wasteful expense, energy consumption, and environmental damage related to moving the Schifter house, necessitated by severe beach erosion at Wasque, I would like to suggest a relatively inexpensive alternative which could save the house as well as the beach.