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Gone fishin’: A walk on the beach and new friends met...

President Barack Obama departed Martha’s Vineyard Sunday evening. Over the course of his 16-day vacation he played golf on 10 days, mostly teaming up...

Island generosity spills over at Katama Road bike path drink stand

Along the Katama bike and walking path in Edgartown sits a small red wagon loaded with pitchers of cold water and lemonade. Signs at...

Oak Bluffs selectmen asked to act on mopeds

The agenda at Tuesday night’s Oak Bluffs selectmen’s meeting listed a “Discussion of King’s Rentals layout on Circuit Avenue Extension.” On the face of...

Edgartown man arrested on cocaine distribution charge

Early Tuesday evening, officers from the Martha’s Vineyard Drug Task Force arrested Everton G. Facey of Edgartown, for possession of cocaine with the intent...

Edgartown selectmen move cemetery care to highway department

At a special joint meeting of the Edgartown selectmen and the personnel committee Wednesday to discuss management of town cemeteries, town leaders agreed to...

Manuel Correllus State Forest superintendent will pull up stakes

Two years after Ginny Dautreuil took the job of Forest and Parks Supervisor at the 5,343-acre Manuel F. Correllus State Forest she will take...

Up-Island school district project costs raise tension and voices

A meeting of the Up-Island Regional School District (UIRSD) committee that included a discussion of 11 capital projects with an estimated total price tag...

July 24 – August 22, 2016

July 25, 2016 Dana M. Rhule, Brooklyn, N.Y.; DOB 8/29/78, OUI-liquor or .08%, negligent operation of motor vehicle, marked lanes violation: continued to pretrial conference.   August...

Ag Fair topped off marvelous Martha’s Vineyard summer

It was too hot; it was too sunny, dusty, and crowded too. But there was nowhere else that thousands of Islanders and visitors wanted...

Mass. commercial striped bass season closes

  The Massachusetts 2016 commercial striped bass season ended on Friday, August 19, when the Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) estimated that the state’s commercial...