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Vineyard girls varsity basketball narrowly beats Somerset Berkley, 54-50

Sophomore Erin Hill led the scoring with 19 points.

Chilmark selectmen tackle Community Center fix

Selectmen Tuesday approved up to $10,000 for initial buckling floor repair.

Vineyard girls varsity basketball crushes Dennis-Yarmouth, 61-24

Sophomore Erin Hill and freshman Molly deBettencourt led the way to victory with 35 combined points.

Chilmark hearing on accessory apartments raises questions

The planning board and housing committee hope to present an affordable-housing bylaw option at April town meeting.

Chilmark awards four Nab’s Corner affordable housing lots

The lottery winners, all Chilmark residents, each won the opportunity to build on a one acre site off South Road.

Chilmark selectmen hear preliminary findings on Massachusetts Estuaries Project for Chilmark Pond

Chilmark Pond is ‘impaired,’ but still has good resources.

Chilmark Selectmen prioritize special projects, approve 1.3% cost-of-living adjustment increase

Preliminary post-Nab’s Corner affordable housing idea also introduced

Chilmark selectmen reject sand mining in Vineyard Sound

The proposal is part of a new state Ocean Management Plan now under review.

Vineyard soccer team edges out Medway 2-1 in double overtime nail biter

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) varsity boys soccer team defeated the number one seed Medway High School Mustangs Tuesday afternoon 2-1 in...

Boys soccer moves on to Division 3 South semifinals

Updated 2:30 pm, Friday. On Thursday afternoon, the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys varsity soccer team advanced to the Division 3 South semi-finals,...

Martha’s Vineyard boys soccer advances to Division 3 South quarterfinals

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School boys varsity soccer team won the first round of the Division 3 South championship against Bishop Stang High...

For legendary tennis coach Nick Bollettieri, it’s love of the game

The tennis great impressed kids and adults with his passion and knowledge.

Chilmark selectmen approve four new oyster grants

Chilmark selectmen focused on shellfish Tuesday night. Selectmen agreed to establish four new shellfish grants in Menemsha Pond which would increase the number of...

Chilmark voters waste no time at special town meeting

Voters approve money to expand the regional refuse transfer facility.

Famous tennis coach Nick Bollettieri will share tips with Island youth

The Vineyard Youth Tennis Center will host a two-day clinic with the American tennis maestro.

MV boys varsity soccer team beats Bishop Stang 3-1

Two goals by Jason Lages helped seal the win.

Chilmark selectmen give ‘Big Swords’ a big thumbs down

Discovery Channel will not be allowed to film in town, or blow up a building.

Chilmark selectmen, FinCom discuss $2.5 million refuse-district rebuild

The two-phase project would significantly change how waste is processed at the Edgartown transfer station.

Girls varsity field hockey beat Westport High School, 4-1

Twelve shots on goal in just the first half lead to the Vineyard win.