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Edgartown man pleads guilty to bank robbery

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Edgartown resident Petar Petyoshin pleaded guilty today in federal court to armed bank robbery at a Rockland Trust Bank in Falmouth in April.  Petyoshin was...

Island hosts its first modern naturalization ceremony

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On Friday afternoon, the Dukes County Superior Courthouse in Edgartown held a naturalization ceremony for 14 new U.S. citizens.  The ceremony was the first modern...

Chilmark School relocates students during HVAC project

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Four Chilmark School grades — two at a time — are being temporarily relocated to the Chilmark Community Center to allow for finishing interior...

Take Back the Tap adds seven refill stations

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The Vineyard Conservation Society (VCS)'s Take Back the Tap (TBT) program has grown its water bottle refill station network by seven locations since the...

Seventh annual Ladyfest (fund)raises the roof

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From 5 to 10:30 pm last Saturday, Oak Bluffs' Ritz Cafe and Dos Más restaurants hosted the seventh annual Ladyfest MV, a fundraiser concert...

Airport Fitness changing hands

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In an upcoming Oct. 5 meeting, the West Tisbury zoning board of appeals (ZBA) will hold an informal hearing to approve transferring Airport Fitness'...

1 in 4 Chilmark School kindergartners received vaccine exemption

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In averages of state statistics from the past three years, several Vineyard elementary schools have some of Massachusetts' highest rates of kindergartners exempt from...

Chilmark considering ban on new pickleball courts

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Chilmark's planning board is seeking more information before possibly issuing a ban on pickleball court construction, ahead of its next meeting on Oct. 10. In...

Town officials seek unification against bigotry

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After signs supporting neofascist, white nationalist group Patriot Front were posted on Oak Bluffs' Circuit Avenue early this month, Oak Bluffs Select Board Chair...

Fire departments look to bolster fire response

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After August's Maui wildfires spurred concerns over the Vineyard's fire susceptibility, several Island towns are working with the Martha's Vineyard Commission to apply for...

Bearing fruit and rooted in Aquinnah history

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The town of Aquinnah, the Island Grown Initiative (IGI), and other partners are developing plans for a community foraging area, on approximately three acres...

ArtCliff Diner reopens next Thursday, its history intact

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After a hiatus for renovations, Vineyard Haven's ArtCliff diner is slated to reopen Thursday, Sept. 21. One day after securing her victualler's license from the...

William Street historic commission severely short-staffed

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Updated September 20th. On Wednesday, Sept. 13, Judy Federowicz, active chair of the William Street Historic District Commission, requested assistance from the Tisbury Select Board...

‘Highlighting Immigrant Voices’ series features local immigrants

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The Times has published a four-part series, "Highlighting Immigrant Voices," featuring 20-minute compilations of recent discussions with Island immigrants.  The series is produced and edited...

Healthcare union rallies for legislative support

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At noon Tuesday outside Martha's Vineyard Hospital, members of the 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East held a rally advocating for investments and reforms...

Business leaders: European travel, rainy June dampen summer

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Business organization leaders indicate slight downturns in summer traffic over this summer season compared to last year, with some noting a downturn in spending....

Tisbury considers staff relocation over mold concerns

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After employee concerns over air quality in Tisbury town hall, on Spring Street in Vineyard Haven, a recent report from Nauset Environmental Services (NES)...

Aquinnah, Widdisses working towards understanding

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Aquinnah town officials are working with Widdiss family members to address the family's concerns over insufficient invitations and planning for the public dedication ceremony...

Shellfishing closure blamed on geese droppings

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Updated August 31st. At Tuesday's Aquinnah Select Board meeting, town harbormaster and shellfish warden Chip Vanderhoop encouraged the hunting of Canada geese at Menemsha Pond...

Mapping history at the Baptist Temple Park

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Beginning this week, an archaeological survey at the former site of the Baptist Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs is seeking connections to a historic Vineyard...