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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...

Reel-life drama: Martha’s Vineyard’s housing crisis

Updated July 10A movie premiered Sunday on the Island that’s got a familiar plot. Thousands of young people are on a beautiful Island. It’s...

Vineyard Haven library to host Dershowitz

Alan Dershowitz, whose op-ed about being shunned on Martha’s Vineyard because of his support for President Donald Trump’s constitutional rights went viral last week,...

Steamship shuttle bus catches fire

Update July 9A Steamship Authority shuttle bus caught fire Saturday just before noon at the Palmer Avenue lot in Falmouth, according to an eyewitness...

Traffic study in Vineyard Haven

The town of Tisbury closed one of the lanes coming out of the Vineyard Transit Authority circle adjacent to the Steamship Authority terminal in...

Dershowitz: ‘I’m not complaining’

Updated 2:30 pmWhen Alan Dershowitz, the famed attorney, wrote an op-ed for the Hill that he was being shunned for his public positions on...

Tisbury park and ride kiosk is up and running

Commuters and daily users of the park and ride lot off State Road in Tisbury can still park for free, but a new kiosk...

Tisbury looks at ways to improve pedestrian safety

The Town of Tisbury will experiment with whether it can eliminate a lane of traffic on Water Street coming from the Vineyard Transit Authority...

Boch Park work underway

Updated 4:15 pmWork on Boch Park, located at 20 Beach Rd. in Vineyard Haven, next door to the MV Times building, is clearly underway.Ernie...