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Bus driver won’t be cited in Edgartown crash

The driver of a Vineyard Transit Authority bus was driving less than 10 mph when he struck two people on Church Street in Edgartown...

Tisbury will pay for officers to attend academy

Two Tisbury special police officers are being sent to the Police Academy in Plymouth next month, but only after a spirited debate among members...

Vineyard Haven properties listed for $8 million

A collection of Vineyard Haven properties is now on the open market for $8 million, despite an attempt by a group of investors led...

London remembered as ‘dedicated and energetic’

Mark London, the retired executive director of the Martha’s Vineyard Commission, died Saturday.London retired in 2015 after 13 years at the helm of the...

#FreePress takes Twitter by storm

The MV Times participated in the #FreePress movement, publishing an editorial today along with more than 300 newspapers across the country fighting back against...

Not so fast: Tisbury delays Beach Road decision

A decision on how to deal with bicycles and pedestrians on Beach Road in Vineyard Haven is inching toward a solution at the rate...

Town, school leaders tour Tisbury School

Crumbling steps, windows held together with insulating foam to keep water out, and wood floors buckling so badly a selectman referred to one as...

Gut reaction saves the day

Paul Mellen credits his extensive “weight” training at Murdick’s Fudge, the Scoop Shack and other Edgartown eateries to help save a sinking boat in...

Road to the Plains reopens

Road to the Plains is back open after a water main issue closed it and caused a loss of water service in the area...

Rally to put focus on drug dealers

One day after Dolores Borza quietly shone the spotlight on a recent drug overdose death, Mike Sisco is attempting to rally more of Martha’s...

Facing blowback, Vineyard Wind hires fisheries liaison

Vineyard Wind, the company that won the bid to locate an 800-megawatt wind farm off the southern coast of Martha’s Vineyard, announced Monday that...

Aquinnah selectmen support Chief Belain

Updated August 1Aquinnah Police Chief Randhi Belain, after a night of drinking to celebrate his 47th birthday in Oak Bluffs, took a taxi home,...

Israel ends public comment on selectmen’s agenda

While Tristan Israel was over in Edgartown performing music on the porch of the Harbor View Hotel, the chairman of the Tisbury board of...

Investors looking to purchase Beach Road properties

A group of investors is trying to come up with enough capital to purchase four parcels, including the one where The Martha’s Vineyard Times...

Skomal is coming back for a shark talk

Greg Skomal, the state’s leading expert on great white sharks, is coming back to Martha’s Vineyard next week to talk about his ongoing research....

Boy, oh buoy, what a find

It’s pretty typical for kids to make cool discoveries at the beach — shells, sea glass, shark teeth. But 11-year-old Quinlan Slavin is going...

Committee picked to help select new chief

Seven people, including two people in law enforcement on the Island, have been named to a committee aimed at picking Tisbury’s next chief of...

SSA commuter: ‘My car was blown up’

Updated July 14Derrell Elliott was returning on a freight ferry Saturday, July 7, after working his construction job on Martha’s Vineyard, when he heard...

Airport parking system still working out kinks

Updated July 24The new parking gates at the Martha’s Vineyard Airport continue to be a source of frustration for airport commissioners.At a meeting Thursday,...

Beach Road shared path may have hit roadblock

The majority of the Tisbury board of selectmen appear ready to walk away from more than $5 million in state money to build a...