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DACA decision has Island impact

Hope has once again turned to fear for the children of undocumented immigrants on Martha’s Vineyard after the Trump administration on Tuesday officially rescinded...

Vision Council eyes community input for Tisbury

A Tisbury planning group known as the Vision Council is scheduled to begin its fall meetings at 6 pm Wednesday, Sept. 13, at Katharine...

Hospital outlines upcoming CEO search

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital is continuing its attempt to climb out from a public relations black hole after the botched firing of CEO Joe Woodin...

Another weather alert issued

FEMA is warning about another powerful thunderstorm that’s about to push through Martha’s Vineyard.In an alert issued at 1:11 pm, FEMA reported that Doppler...

Santander to close two Martha’s Vineyard branches

Updated 9/6 at 12 pmSantander Bank is closing two branches on Martha’s Vineyard, including the controversial branch on Main Street in Vineyard Haven,...

Nobska Light work begins in September

That pretty lighthouse you see on the shore in Woods Hole as the Steamship Authority ferry makes its way between Martha’s Vineyard and the...

Tisbury selectmen unhappy with park access

They like the idea of a new look for a timeworn piece of property on the water, but the Vineyard Haven board of selectmen...

Obama family can still excite a crowd

A few rounds of golf, visits to local restaurants, a bike ride, and a trip to the Yoga Barn.The vacation of former President Barack...

Sorry kids, schools are gearing up for a return

Martha’s Vineyard public schools open Tuesday, Sept. 5, for all students K-12.In an opening letter to staff, Matt D’Andrea, superintendent of schools, wrote that...

Adam Wilson joins DONG staff

It’s official, former Aquinnah town administrator Adam Wilson joined DONG Energy as the company’s liaison to Martha’s Vineyard residents and community groups.As The Times...

Tisbury board considers purchase of West William Street property

The town could soon be the owner of a dilapidated, albeit, historic building.On Tuesday, the Tisbury board of selectmen met in closed session for...

Oak Bluffs fireworks moved to Sunday

UPDATED Aug. 18 at 4 pmA predicted rain storm, which could include thunder and lightning, is forcing the Oak Bluffs Fire Department to move...

Steamship Authority agrees to delay some freight runs

Freight will be arriving on Island 15 minutes later in the fall, but those 5:30 am ferries may still be serving Martha’s Vineyard next...

Ad for caregiver was a scam

Nichole Wilson says she was scammed after answering a classified advertisement in The Times.Ms. Wilson answered an ad looking for a home health aide...

Plan your trips accordingly

Anyone taking the Steamship Authority ferries in the next few days should take note: The SSA has posted advisories on its website alerting travelers...

Tribe leader told Senate committee gambling was off the table

The 82 pages in two separate petitions filed before the U.S. Supreme Court regarding a Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) casino can be...

Search warrant yields heroin, drug arrest

A West Tisbury man is being held in lieu of $5,000 cash bail on drug charges after a search of his home Saturday, according...

Tashmoo turning into a party on the water

Lake Tashmoo is a popular spot for people with power boats to drop anchor, play music, and drink alcohol, and some Tisbury residents say...

Post Office is ready to let it grow

Bryan Cimeno Jr. won’t have to remove his plants from the Vineyard Haven Post Office after all, a Post Office spokesman told The Times...

Airport commission looks at Business Park expansion

The Martha’s Vineyard Airport Commission is in talks with the Federal Aviation Administration to consider additional places to develop surrounding the Island’s airfield.At a...