Car fire out, Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road reopens

4:21 pm Traffic is moving again on Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road. Earlier, Oak Bluffs firefighters responded to a "fully involved" car fire on Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road in the vicinity...

Scientist proposes genetic attack on Martha’s Vineyard ticks

Massachusetts Institute of Technology associate professor Kevin Esvelt came to Martha’s Vineyard on Wednesday to make separate presentations to Island health agents, and to...

MV Times announces departure of editor

Martha’s Vineyard Times editor Nelson Sigelman told the newspaper staff Wednesday that he will leave the newspaper in October. Mr. Sigelman arrived at The...

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital changes tune on walk-in clinic

More than one year after its projected opening, the new Martha’s Vineyard Hospital walk-in clinic, which was expected to be operating this summer, is...

SSA gets an earful from Island truckers on New Bedford service

In the bad weather winter months, the Steamship Authority members stick close to headquarters in Woods Hole, but when the weather improves, the board...

New environmental police officer takes up Martha’s Vineyard post

The Massachusetts Environmental Police command a higher profile on Martha’s Vineyard than they do in many mainland communities, simply by virtue of the fact...

Consultant recommends Edgartown abolish cemetery commission

In April, the Edgartown personnel board asked West Tisbury–based consultants Susan and Robert Wasserman of Strategic Policy Partnerships to delve into the workings of...

Chilmark selectmen honor town police department

Against the national backdrop of recent attacks against police, Chilmark selectmen reserved the start of their regular Tuesday meeting to acknowledge the hazardous daily...

Tisbury Vision Council will discuss Owen Park

The Tisbury Vision Council will hold a public meeting next Thursday, July 28, at 6 pm at the Tisbury Senior Center to discuss the...

West Tisbury reaffirms vote to send MV@Play to MVC

West Tisbury selectmen met on Wednesday, July 13, and reaffirmed their vote of July 6 to refer the proposed conversion of a playing field...