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Healthy Aging to host annual meeting

Healthy Aging Martha’s Vineyard is hosting its annual meeting on Thursday, Dec. 7, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center, 130 Center St., Vineyard Haven.At...

Appeal filed objecting to continued lease of Sound to Cape Wind

The Martha’s Vineyard Chamber of Commerce and the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) are among those who have appealed a federal decision that...

Boch Park easement delayed

Tisbury board of selectmen have put off approving a sewer easement for Boch Park, the private park fenced off and ready for construction at...

From the shadows into the spotlight

 Even on a night when they were being recognized for their contributions to the community, the Dunkls — Frank, Peter, and Heidi — shunned...

Building committee focused on upcoming deadlines

The Tisbury School Building Committee has agreed to have the project manager and architect work up two possible budgets that town leaders can choose...

Crew removes, repairs ceiling at Vineyard Haven terminal

A two-person construction crew, working in an area contained within walls of plastic inside the Vineyard Haven ferry terminal, was working to remove and...

Steamship Authority hires company for Vineyard Haven repairs

Repairs to the Vineyard Haven seawall will be made by the Robert B. Our Co. of North Harwich, according to minutes of the Steamship...

State, town react to Wampanoag Supreme Court filing

Final arguments have been filed before the U.S. Supreme Court in the case involving the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) and its pursuit...

State takes aim at Trump action

In a direct response to Trump Administration actions, Gov. Charlie Baker Monday signed a recently passed bill mandating copay-free access to contraception for all...

Check out and then get some help at Stop & Shop

Don’t forget, the Tisbury police will be on hand Wednesday to help you to your cars with groceries at the Vineyard Haven Stop &...

Post Office guarantees package, but can’t deliver

Updated Nov. 27John Vitale arrived at The MV Times office and was visibly upset. He was clutching his smartphone in one hand and a...

Survey: More hospital transparency needed

Updated Nov. 20A group known as Martha’s Vineyard Hospital Concerned Citizens have released the results of a survey that shows questions about leadership...

Patient returns to hospital to say thanks

George Rivera doesn’t remember that day four years ago. He doesn’t even remember the days leading up to it.He was outside the Chilmark General...

Motion: Tisbury had no probable cause for OUI arrest

A Brooklyn, N.Y., man is asking Edgartown District Court to dismiss a charge of operating under the influence of alcohol, saying that a Tisbury...

Alcohol helps fuel Vineyard Haven revival

Updated 11/16Alcohol appears to have been a factor in a resurgence of Main Street in Vineyard Haven after town voters approved the sales in...

Communication breakdown: 911 is the emergency

Emergency calls between the county sheriff’s Regional Communications Center and the Island’s first responders are hanging on by a copper wire, creating what officials...

Have your say in Tisbury School design

The Tisbury School Building Committee is looking for community input on some key issues, including the design of the exterior of the building and...

Tisbury Police willing to help with those groceries

Tisbury police, knowing the Stop & Shop parking lot in Vineyard Haven can get a little chaotic the day before Thanksgiving, will be on...

Edgartown assessors set new property values

The Edgartown board of assessors has conducted a comprehensive reassessment of all classes of properties in the town of Edgartown for fiscal year 2018....

Jersey girl: West Tisbury teen scores Bruins gear

When 16-year-old Charlotte Rooney heads to TD Garden on Nov. 24, she’ll be sporting her new Bruins jersey, signed on the spoked B by...