Tisbury firefighters contain Sunday blaze

She started shouting at me and pointing towards the opposite side of the harbor by Tashmoo boat yard. I turned and saw black smoke starting to billow up from behind Albion Alley’s house on the lake front. I called 911 and we made our way across the harbor to get a closer look. We watched as the smoke increased and large flames burst out amid the homes.

Tisbury town boats undergo repairs prior to launch

The pump-out boat based in Lake Tashmoo required repairs this spring because of hull corrosion caused by electrolysis. Weak electrical current running through the water can cause metal to corrode. Harbormaster Jay Wilbur believes that the problem with the pump-out boat was caused by an improperly installed outboard motor and hydraulic pump. The corrosion damage […]