Cape and Islands assistant D.A. faces disciplinary hearings next week

Cape and Islands assistant district attorney Laura Marshard will go before the Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers (BBO) — the judicial office that brings...

Tisbury selectman Melinda Loberg faces challenge

Incumbent Melinda Loberg faces a challenge from Jim Rogers for one seat on the Tisbury board of selectmen in the May 9 town election....

Rental mopeds in Oak Bluffs still hang in the balance

  It appeared the nine-month battle over rental mopeds in Oak Bluffs was rounding the corner for a final conclusion on Tuesday night, when selectmen...

Court report

April 14, 2017 Brock M. Callen Jr., Vineyard Haven; DOB 10/3/79, assault and battery: continued to pretrial conference. Peter L. Meleney, Oak Bluffs; DOB 2/19/35, assault...

Tisbury debates funds for Kuehn’s Way housing, and approves it

Kuehn’s Way affordable housing project was in the spotlight at the first night of Tisbury town meeting Monday. Voters approved $1.1 million in Community...

West Tisbury folks know the risky traffic spots in town

About two dozen West Tisbury residents — and at least one Chilmark resident — literally put their heads together on April 19 to identify...

With injunction ruling in, airport commission looks to move on

The Martha’s Vineyard Airport Commission expects to negotiate a lease with Louis Paciello, owner of Edgartown’s Depot Corner gas stations, after a Dukes County...

Yellow House taking moves slowly

Edgartown selectmen will have to wait a little longer to begin the process of taking the Yellow House property by eminent domain. The back-and-forth between...

Chilmark chooses character over restaurant beer and wine

Chilmark will remain a bring-your-own-bottle town, as voters overwhelmingly rejected a petitioned article that would have allowed town leaders to issue up to five...

Clinging to a jellyfish link

  What does Vladivostok, Russia, have in common with Sengekontacket Pond? Besides having complicated names to spell, they’re home to clinging jellyfish, known by their...