Oak Bluffs man drowns in great pond swimming accident Saturday

Updated Monday, 5 pm Despite the efforts of rescuers, Clinton Griesser, 32, of Oak Bluffs drowned Saturday afternoon while swimming in Edgartown Great Pond in the...

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Edgartown man arrested on cocaine distribution charge

Early Tuesday evening, officers from the Martha’s Vineyard Drug Task Force arrested Everton G. Facey of Edgartown, for possession of cocaine with the intent...

Manuel Correllus State Forest superintendent will pull up stakes

Two years after Ginny Dautreuil took the job of Forest and Parks Supervisor at the 5,343-acre Manuel F. Correllus State Forest she will take...

Up-Island school district project costs raise tension and voices

A meeting of the Up-Island Regional School District (UIRSD) committee that included a discussion of 11 capital projects with an estimated total price tag...

Ag Fair topped off marvelous Martha’s Vineyard summer

It was too hot; it was too sunny, dusty, and crowded too. But there was nowhere else that thousands of Islanders and visitors wanted...

Mass. commercial striped bass season closes

  The Massachusetts 2016 commercial striped bass season ended on Friday, August 19, when the Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) estimated that the state’s commercial...

Turnpike toll plan incentivizes transponders

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation outlined new toll rates for all-electronic tolling on Bay State roads, greatly increasing the cost for drivers without transponders....

Filming for ‘Chappaquiddick’ gets green light from Edgartown selectmen

On Monday night, Kia Quinlin, a representative for Los Angeles–based production company Apex Entertainment, presented Edgartown selectmen with a revised filming schedule for the...

On Martha’s Vineyard visit, Hillary Clinton declares: We will win

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton touched down in Edgartown Saturday night as part of a weekend fundraising swing that included stops on Nantucket and...

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