Edgartown will celebrate Fourth of July on July 5, Saturday.

The unwelcome predicted arrival of tropical storm Arthur on Friday has disrupted Fourth of July celebrations on Martha’s Vineyard. Edgartown officials announced Wednesday that the town’s annual Fourth of July parade and fireworks celebration would be moved from Friday to Saturday, July 5. Town administrator Pam Dolby said all parade times and parking requirements remain […]

Edgartown parade and fireworks changed to Saturday

The Edgartown July 4th parade and fireworks have been changed to Saturday, July 5, due to possible tropical storm conditions. The parade will begin at 5 pm and the fireworks will go off at dusk. For those unable to attend the fireworks, the Chappy ferry webcam, available at mvtimes.com, will be pointed toward the display.

Edgartown selectmen want AT&T to act on wireless contract

Edgartown selectmen voted Monday to send a letter to AT&T Mobility with a deadline for completing a lease contract for a multi-carrier wireless service facility capable of hosting multiple antennas inside a silo on Katama Farm. The town owns the property and has been negotiating a lease for the antenna, which is intended to expand […]

Edgartown selectmen offer tribute to Pat Gregory

Edgartown selectmen began their regular Monday meeting with a simple, solemn tribute to Pat Gregory, the well-known West Tisbury town moderator and Island businessman who was murdered on May 16 while vacationing in California. “I’d like to open the Edgartown selectmen’s meeting with a moment of silence for Pat Gregory,” chairman Art Smadbeck said. After […]