The 5,500 photovoltaic cells are expected to save the town $74,000.
Oak Bluffs officials said they plan to remove dredge spoils from the popular beach and look for more acceptable sand.
The new complex will feature 10 lanes and a bar.
At Tuesday night’s selectmen’s meeting, Oak Bluffs town administrator Robert Whritenour announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has reversed its initial rejection on funding to repair the East Chop Bluff, so the town is now eligible for public assistance under the Hurricane Sandy disaster declaration. Town officials had made repeated appeals to FEMA […]
The stuff contains more clay than we were led to believe by the bridge contractor…it’s not what we had hoped we were getting. If we get down to June 1 and it hasn’t bleached down we’d consider moving it.
Charlie called and said, ‘Do we need a halfway house?’ and I shouted ‘Yes!’ so loudly I think they probably heard me on the Vineyard.
We get in-kind donations from businesses and from individuals and that sends the message that the community cares, which is very powerful. The support from the community means people want them to be healthy and want them back.
Because they’re so small, roughly the size of a poppy seed, and because they excrete a natural anesthetic when they bite, deer tick nymphs are masters at avoiding detection. By the time these terrible teens reach adulthood in late summer, they will be responsible for about 90 percent of the Lyme disease contracted by humans.
A new generation of Island anglers enjoyed a picture-perfect day at the 40th annual trout derby Saturday.
It was a picture perfect spring morning as over 100 children, ages 3 to 14, cast their lines into Duarte’s Pond in West Tisbury on Saturday, hoping to catch the big one. Plenty of trout were caught, along with pickerel, catfish, and more than a few tree branches. Here are the results from this morning: […]