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The ‘crazy train of comedy’ rolls into the Lampost, with Lenny Clarke as conductor

Comedian Lenny Clarke and his “crazy train of comedy” make a stop at the Lampost in Oak Bluffs for one night only, this Sunday,...

Flatbread gears up for another season of pizza and performance

Updated 4 pm, Thursday, June 11.The pizza oven at Flatbread’s on Airport Road in Edgartown will be stoked once again, for the first...

West Tisbury voters approve trimmed school budget at special town meeting

West Tisbury voters passed the town’s $6.8 million share of the Up-Island Regional School District (UIRSD) budget at special town meeting Tuesday night with...

West Tisbury holds special town meeting Tuesday

West Tisbury voters will gather for a special town meeting this Tuesday at 7 pm in the West Tisbury School gym. There are only two articles...

West Tisbury selectmen table Up-Island school district withdrawal vote

West Tisbury selectmen reversed course last week and voted unanimously not to support a vote on withdrawing from the Up-Island Regional School District (UIRSD)...

Lenny Clarke show at the Lampost canceled

Updated Wednesday May 20 at 10:50 amComedian Lenny Clarke was scheduled to perform a show at the Lampost in Oak Bluffs this Sunday, May 24. The show has...

Up-Island Regional School District board votes to cut budget

The Up-Island Regional School District (UIRSD) met last Thursday and voted to cut more than $440,000 from its budget. The budget trimming was made...

Aquinnah annual town meeting passes $4 million budget

Updated May 14, 10:30 amWith little fuss or fanfare, Aquinnah voters passed a $4 million operating budget for their next fiscal year, and worked...

West Tisbury school budget spurs call for Up-Island district defection

Updated 8:30 am, ThursdayWest Tisbury selectmen met Wednesday and voted to call for a special town meeting on Tuesday, June 2, that will include...

Amy Fairchild headlines the first Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse and MVY Radio collaborative concert this...

Amy Fairchild, an award-winning singer and songwriter, is performing Friday, May 1, at 7:30 pm at the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse. The concert is the...

Third time’s the charm for West Tisbury annual town meeting

Exceeding a quorum by a healthy number, close to 200 West Tisbury voters met Tuesday night and took almost two hours to pass the...

West Tisbury will reconvene annual on Tuesday

West Tisbury voters will return to their annual town meeting warrant Tuesday in an effort to complete town business following a failed attempt to...

Work begins on Old County–State Road intersection

Work has begun on a redesigned intersection at State Road and Old County Road in West Tisbury, and is expected to be complete by...

When Nature Calls

Meeting nature’s call in the great outdoors is one of the distinct, and unsung, benefits of living on Martha’s Vineyard. The Island’s rural character,...

West Tisbury fails to reach quorum on second pass at annual

Updated 9:30 pm, WednesdayWest Tisbury voters met Tuesday night in the annual town meeting, and passed a record-breaking $17 million operating budget, but found...

West Tisbury voters will decide a $17 million budget

West Tisbury voters will gather for annual town meeting at 7 pm, Tuesday, April 14, at the West Tisbury School to address a 48-article...

Banjo virtuosos Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn to perform at the PAC

Béla Fleck, widely recognized as one of the world’s most proficient and technically skilled banjo players, will be performing with his wife, clawhammer banjo...

West Tisbury Mill Brook watershed study begins

A yearlong study of the West Tisbury Mill Brook watershed began Wednesday. Mill Brook Watershed Management Planning Committee co-chairman Chuck Hodgkinson said preliminary work...

Freezing weather holds hazards for Island homeowners

Single-digit temperatures and strong winds have wreaked havoc this winter.

Education costs drive increases in the 2016 West Tisbury town budget

The tax rate will likely increase from $5.41 to $5.70 for fiscal year 2015.