Monday, August 15, 2022

One swimmer dead, another missing near Big Bridge

Updated The search for a missing man who jumped off Big Bridge late Sunday night has been suspended pending any new developments, some 14 hours after a massive, multiagency search began, officials told The Times. The man’s brother, who was also working on the Island...

Short-term gains exacerbate housing market

As housing availability for year-round Island residents continues to shrink, the benefits of an increasing demand for short-term rentals have been reaped by all...

Multiple sharks spotted in Edgartown waters 

Updated 2:46 pm Two great white sharks and two hammerhead sharks were seen in Edgartown waters on Sunday, forcing South Beach to close for the...

Aquinnah part of new climate energy law

Aquinnah is one of several municipalities slated to be part of a pilot program to limit or ban the use of fossil fuels in...

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