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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.

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