Update: Road work on the Bourne Bridge re-scheduled

The maintenance work for the Bourne Bridge scheduled for Monday, December 5, 2016 has been cancelled and rescheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 6, from 8 pm...

Island Theater deemed dangerous by unanimous board of survey vote

Updated Wed., Dec. 7 at 4 pm The board of survey (BOS) assembled by Oak Bluffs building inspector Mark Barbadoro officially declared the Island Theater...

Tisbury left ‘in the dark’ as Beach Road project nears next...

The Beach Road design review committee is requesting better communication with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) regarding the $2.4 million state and federally...

U. Mass professor speaks about the state of the Vineyard economy

At an event at the Harbor View Hotel on Thursday, Michael Goodman, a professor of public policy and head of the Public Policy Center...

Abutters appeal Tisbury ZBA decision to approve Kuehn’s Way

Kuehn’s Way, a 20-unit, $6.3 million affordable housing project proposed by the Island Housing Trust (IHT) for a site off State Road in Tisbury,...

Pressure mounts on Oak Bluffs selectmen to rein in moped rentals

It was a full house at Tuesday night’s Oak Bluffs selectmen’s meeting, with the majority there to support the “Mopeds Are Dangerous Action Committee”...

Chilmark selectmen and FinCom review special town meeting warrant

Here’s a quick recap of what happened at the Chilmark joint selectmen-FinCom meeting on Tuesday: New finance committee (FinCom) member and retired Tufts engineering...

Mill Brook watershed committee wants answers about phosphorus

The Mill Brook Watershed Management Planning Committee (MBWMPC) in West Tisbury continues to work on a report that will describe the challenges faced by...

Misty Meadows, a gift to Martha’s Vineyard Community Horse Center

Horse lovers across the Vineyard have dreamed that one day Misty Meadows would return to the Island community. On Tuesday, Nov. 15, that dream...

Social media, a powerful tool for Martha’s Vineyard police departments

In the recent years in the U.S., the relationship between police departments and the people in their communities has been marred on both sides...