Edgartown real estate tax rate declines slightly

At their regular Monday meeting, Edgartown selectmen held a hearing to announce a real estate tax rate of $3.55 per $1,000 of assessed value...

Court decision halts quest for access to Moshup Trail properties

On Nov. 28, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear a “request for review” submitted by Maria Kitras and James Decoulos of Belmont in...

Moped opponents claim town of Oak Bluffs failed to enforce bylaws

  Since the tragic moped accident this summer that resulted in the dismemberment of a young woman, Mopeds Are Dangerous Action Committee (MADAC) member Nicole...

Liquor licenses for Tisbury pending approval from Senate

Tisbury selectmen voted 2 to 1 to confirm the language of the legislation regarding the sale of liquor in Tisbury restaurants, pending the approval...

Another setback for Kuehn’s Way as abutters appeal ZBA decision

The decision to go ahead with Kuehn’s Way, a 20-unit, $6.3 million affordable housing project proposed by the Island Housing Trust (IHT) for a...

All-Island planning board releases housing survey results

The results from the five-week online housing survey, conducted by the All-Island Planning Board under the auspices of the Martha’s Vineyard Commission during October...

West Tisbury selectmen cautious about accepting standardized project review process

At their Wednesday meeting on Nov. 30, West Tisbury board of selectmen (BOS) expressed cautious support for joining the state Complete Streets program. Three...

MVRHS school committee certifies FY 2018 budget

The school committee of Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) voted 7 to 1 to approve the certification of the fiscal year 2018 (FY...

Up-Island schools are first in the country to offer “local catch...

Up-Island schools in Chilmark and West Tisbury are the first elementary schools in the country to offer a “local catch of the day” program...

Edgartown Stop and Shop expansion schedule will be set by agreement...

During the brief public comment period at the end of Tuesday’s Edgartown planning board hearing for the proposed expansion of the Stop and Shop,...