Corrections

In the Feb. 16 story “Up-Island school group examines tribal student policies in Aquinnah,” The Times misspelled the name of Nefititi Jette. A Feb....

DeBettencourt’s switches to Shell

The DeBettencourt service station in Oak Bluffs made the switch from Mobil to Shell on Wednesday. In a conversation with The Times on Wednesday,...

Marijuana use at MVRHS is well above state and national averages

The results of the 2016 Youth Task Force (YTF) survey, which examine substance use of middle school and high school students, show that although...

Aetna insureds see big hike in required copays for scripts

Customers at all five Island pharmacies that accept Aetna’s Medicare Part D coverage faced an increase in their copays after Jan. 1. Aetna changed...

Work set to begin on SSA’s temporary Woods Hole terminal

The Steamship Authority’s Feb. 2 meeting in Falmouth featured an update on the progress of the temporary terminal at Woods Hole. A press release...

West Tisbury selectmen support Scotts Grove affordable housing

West Tisbury selectmen signaled their support for the Scotts Grove affordable housing project last Wednesday, Feb. 15. Philippe Jordi, Island Housing Trust’s executive director,...

What’s your vision for Tisbury’s streets?

The Tisbury Vision Council invites town residents and other interested Islanders to join the launch of Tisbury’s Complete Streets Program, a state-funded initiative. Howard...

State honors saltwater anglers

State fisheries officials presented 34 trophies to winners of the 2016 Massachusetts Saltwater Fishing Derby. Four of the awards went to Vineyard fishermen. Dylan...

For the Steamship Authority, 2016 was a very good year

Steamship Authority traffic to and from the Vineyard and Nantucket rose significantly in 2016 in every measured category, compared with the year before. Vineyard passengers,...

Court report: Feb. 16, 2017

  Sofia V. Esnal, Vineyard Haven; DOB 8/29/82, breaking and entering a building during daytime to commit a felony, larceny over $250, a second charge...