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Katama Bay oyster farmers are back in business

Cold water kills off bacteria in Katama Bay bivalves.

State development officials tour Oak Bluffs business district

Oak Bluffs community leaders take state officials on a walking tour of the bedraggled B-1 district, hoping to secure public funding for downtown turnaround.

Junior high football star tackles a rare disease

At this Saturday's Martha's Vineyard junior high football game, Chris Patnaude will speak about his fight to overcome a potentially fatal disease.

Chappaquiddick clears first hurdle to getting Comcast cable TV

Enough residents have committed to buy cable services for the project to move ahead.

Ted Box announces that Seeker will move to a new home by November 15

Scow schooner will migrate along Beach Road to the Shell station.|

Downtown turnaround – planning the road back to a robust Circuit Avenue

Business leaders and public officials discuss the unique challenges confronting down-Island business districts.

Oak Bluffs selectmen vote to cut down East Chop drive to one lane

Despite local lobbying for a closure, the town will keep one lane of storm battered East Chop Drive open, for now.

Katama oyster farmers battle bacterium and ambiguity

Cooler water is the cavalry for embattled Katama bivalves

Derby fishermen answer the opening bell; a young man makes good on a promise

The Martha's Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby is on.

Oak Bluffs selectmen hear appeal for cart space on Circuit Avenue

Oak Bluffs selectmen weigh whether downtown carts let the horse out of the barn

Circuit Avenue loses its spark

Circuit Avenue, the hub of downtown Oak Bluffs, makes a detour into mediocrity

Oak Bluffs health officials delay on restaurant violations

The board of health's lack of action prompted food inspector Ron Tolin to resign. The restaurant passed a subsequent inspection Wednesday.

The Friends of Oak Bluffs celebrate 40 years

The Friends of Oak Bluffs will mark four decades of beautification with a celebration on Ocean Park

Rubbish damages landscape in Oak Bluffs

Oak Bluffs highway superintendent Richard Combra Jr. has had enough of people trashing his town

Sufferers of chronic Lyme disease gather in West Tisbury to “Bite Back for a...

"Bite Back for a Cure" sinks its teeth into the Vineyard to raise money and awareness for chronic Lyme disease sufferers

Sam Telford from Tufts talks tough on ticks at Chilmark meeting

Experts stress deer reduction at Chilmark meeting of the Martha's Vineyard Boards of Health Tick Borne Disease Council

Chappy’s battle for bandwidth gets a boost

Edgartown town administrator Pam Dolby untangles Chappy"”Comcast confusion

Hooked hosted the 50th anniversary bash of the Martha’s Vineyard chapter of the NAACP

Founders, grandchildren of founders, a distinguished poet, and the Oak Bluffs police chief were among the crowd at the Martha's Vineyard NAACP's 50th anniversary soiree, held Saturday night at Hooked in Oak Bluffs.

Sasha and Malia join the Obamas on Martha’s Vineyard

After a statement on Egypt, the president played another round of golf, then welcomed his two daughters to the Island.