Yearly Archives: 2014

Edgartown’s water will clear soon, official says

Some Edgartown residents will have awakened to discolored water this morning.  Shane Ben David, chief operator for the town water department, explains that the...

Editorial: It’s been a slow, beleaguered 2014 so far

If you judge that the pace of Island economic life has seemed plodding during the first two months of the year, you are correct....

At Large: Bowling alley is not MVC business

Elsewhere on these Editorial and OpEd Pages this morning, the chairman of the Martha’s Vineyard Commission (MVC), under the pretext of defending his beleaguered...

Vineyard boys lose an OT heartbreaker to end season

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School boys varsity basketball team lost a hard-played overtime thriller against Cardinal Spellman High School of Brockton Wednesday night....

Fishermen, beachgoers work to loosen plover closures

Martha’s Vineyard Beach Access Coalition joins burgeoning movement that seeks more balanced approach to plover protection.

No escape – Oak Bluffs P.D. deploys Interceptors

Police department updates its fleet with three cutting-edge cruisers.

Edgartown selectmen talked taxes and towers Monday

As the town prepares to seek proposals to build a new Katama hangar, assessors are eager to change the way the property will be taxed.

School districts keep finances in good order

Financial statements from the Island's two regional school districts got the thumbs-up from auditors.

West Tisbury selectmen approve marijuana letter

The letter of support/non-opposition may help an Island business in its quest to open a Dukes County dispensary.