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The conch conundrum

Martha's Vineyard scientist does pioneering work to preserve the Island's least known commercial fishery.

Home improvement is at hand for Island homeowners

The Resource Inc. makes major home repairs possible for cash strapped Vineyard residents.

Injunction to halt funding for Oak Bluffs church repair denied

Taxpayer group loses first round over use of public funds to repair church windows.

Cape Light Compact reaches out to Oak Bluffs residents

Advocacy group offers free energy audits and up to $4,000 for improvements.

Falmouth SSA member Robert Marshall resigns

Rancorous meeting with Woods Hole residents prompts resignation.

Developer shares his vision for new bowling alley in Oak Bluffs

Sam Dunn has designs on a family friendly, year-round, entertainment center.

Oak Bluffs voters approve medical marijuana district

All capital expenditures were approved in the wake of better than expected financial report.

Andrew Bradshaw admits guilt in child molestation charges

The plea agreement to charges in a multiple count indictment was made with the understanding that he faces possible charges in two other states.

Coming home – Vineyard combat veterans share their stories

Three soldiers from three different wars share their experience of war, and their eventual homecoming to the Island.

Oak Bluffs voters will consider marijuana district

Special town meeting tonight, 7 pm, at the Oak Bluffs School.

Auditors cautiously optimistic for Oak Bluffs finances, fire department

The town has righted the ship, but must maintain discipline moving forward.

Lure entrepreneur grows business to meet growing international demand

Peter Johnson's Roberts Lures are an increasingly hot commodity for fishermen all over the world.

Composting: because waste is a terrible thing to waste

The latest technology for turning waste into pay dirt gains ground on the Vineyard

Oak Bluffs selectmen seek funding for downtown improvements

Federal money administered by the state may get the ball rolling on a Circuit Avenue rebound.

Seasonal Affective Disorder – prevent it now

For people whose spirits sink when the leaves start to fall, a little prevention can go a long way.

Oak Bluffs selectmen see plans for new town hall and fire/EMS station

Tear down town hall, raze the fire station, architects recommend.

Oak Bluffs will re-examine home-based business policy

Backburnered home based business policy is slowly coming to a boil in Oak Bluffs.

Oak Bluffs selectmen dig into thorny issue with Island landscaper

Selectmen mull home based business permit for Crossland Landscaping.

Vineyard media managers’ message to local artists: help us help you

'Fall for the Arts' helps artists connect the marketing dots at a panel discussion of Vineyard media leaders.

Katama Bay oyster farmers are back in business

Cold water kills off bacteria in Katama Bay bivalves.