Kuehn’s Way abutters express frustration to Tisbury selectmen

Tisbury board of selectmen had no choice but to hear the concerns of residents who attended their Tuesday-night meeting expecting to hear a presentation...

Martha’s Vineyard Airport Commission celebrates grant award

The Martha’s Vineyard Airport Commission met last Thursday with good news on its agenda that included a grant totaling $8.3 million and a mostly...

West Tisbury students launch campaign to eliminate plastic straws

During the 2014-15 school year, sixth and seventh graders at the West Tisbury School were disturbed to learn that the United States uses enough...

Martha’s Vineyard program aims to slim Island food waste

Sophie Abrams, project manager for the Island Wide Organics Feasibility Study, said estimates are that 45 percent of Island trash shipped off-Island and sent...

Pot-seeking DEA helicopter crew locates hundreds of plants on Vineyard

Updated 4:30 pm Wednesday It has been some years since Islanders were treated to the sight of a low-flying black helicopter’s crew scanning the woodlands and...

Edgartown selectmen receive offshore wind update

  At their regular Monday meeting, the Edgartown board of selectmen listened to a presentation by Vineyard Power president Richard Andre about the next phase...

Tisbury selectmen hear strong views on all sides at harbor regs...

At a four-hour public hearing Tuesday in the stifling heat of the Katharine Cornell Theatre that ended with no decision, Tisbury selectmen listened to...

Gone fishin’: Young fisherman learns a lesson about unrequited affection

Grady Keefe of Chilmark and Colorado loves to fish. Most days the 9-year-old can be found with a fishing rod in his hand. Most...

The Martha’s Vineyard court report: July 5 – 18, 2016

July 5, 2016 Emma Boyd, Edgartown; DOB 4/29/93, assault and battery: continued to pretrial conference. Patrece L. Petersen, Vineyard Haven; DOB 3/16/72, disorderly conduct: continued to...

SSA general manager Wayne Lamson announces retirement

Steamship Authority general manager Wayne Lamson has earned a reputation as a thoughtful, deliberative, and understated leader over the course of a career that...