West Tisbury selectmen discuss abundance of dead trees

West Tisbury selectmen met on Sept. 14. Topping the light agenda was how to finance removal of an abundance of dead trees on town...

Edgartown selectmen reject request to extend seasonal liquor licenses

At their regular Monday meeting, following a public hearing, Edgartown selectmen rejected a request to extend seasonal liquor licenses, which now end on Nov....

Martha’s Vineyard court report: September 12, 2016

Casey Adam Perry, Story, AR; DOB 2/16/86, OUI-liquor or .08%, negligent operation of motor vehicle, marked lanes violation, speeding in violation of special regulation:...

Provisional license issued for marijuana dispensary on Martha’s Vineyard

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health Monday issued a provisional license to Patient Centric of Martha’s Vineyard (PCMV) to operate a registered marijuana dispensary...

Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank will hold public input session

The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank is scheduled to conduct its biennial public input session at 5 pm on Monday, Oct. 3, in the cafeteria...

Farm Neck Foundation invites grant applications

The Farm Neck Foundation announced it is accepting 2016 grant applications from eligible Island nonprofit organizations “whose goal is to improve the quality of...

Alert Derby volunteer fishes kayaker out of the water

On Sunday, the Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby hosted its annual Kids’ Day fishing tournament on the Steamship Authority pier in Oak...

Man arrested for car fire, overturned gravestones, house breaks

Over the course of Friday and Saturday, Oak Bluffs Police responded to reports of a Jeep set on fire in the Martha’s Vineyard Campground,...

Long Island couple nabbed with hands in the cookie jar

The managers of the Christopher Inn, a boutique inn on South Water Street in Edgartown, were shocked to discover that someone had walked into...

Circuit Avenue in Oak Bluffs will close to vehicles on Saturday

In order to accommodate Tivoli Day, Circuit Avenue will be closed to vehicle traffic this Saturday, Sept. 19, for much of the day. Vehicles...