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Oak Bluffs emergency management director rebuffed in renewal bid

Citing a long history of fractious behavior, selectmen denied Peter Martell a full re-appointment and looked to replace him by the beginning of 2014

Oak Bluffs selectmen ponder scorching fire department report

In a workshop setting, barring public comment, Oak Bluffs selectmen met Tuesday over hot topics, including a recent report on the town Fire Department.

Study reveals areas of opportunity for Oak Bluffs Fire Department

The report highlights the need for effective leadership, better training and record keeping, and the pride the volunteer firefighters share

Chappy leaders urge support for first step in Comcast deal

The most time-sensitive condition of the deal requires that at least 270 homes must sign a commitment letter by October 1, this year.

Now, it’s the One Fund – He was asked, so Ken Feinberg said yes

He calls it 'rough justice' – get the claims in and the money out the door. Ken Feinberg is the go-to guy to manage victim compensation funds.

For one relieved cancer patient, MGH is now around the corner

The Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center (MGHCC) now provides medical oncology and hematology services at Martha's Vineyard Hospital.

Martha’s Vineyard marathoner stays the course

For Marylee Schroeder of West Tisbury the race finish line only provides a pause in a continuing effort to excel in a sport that binds her family.