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This burrito will bowl your teen over

Nothing makes a parent feel better than when a child eats well and enjoys every bite. When you have a family, finding recipes that...

Kristal wins seat on Tisbury board of selectmen

Updated 8:20 pmJeff Kristal is headed back to the board of selectmen where he spent two terms before giving it up to spend more...

Chalk this one up to public debate

A federal court in Ohio has ruled that chalking tires to determine how long a vehicle is parked in a spot violates a driver’s...

Go with the flow

The Tisbury Water Works will begin the annual flushing of hydrants on Monday, April 22, according to a post on the town’s website.This program...

Kristal, Gambino seek Tisbury selectman’s seat

The departure of Tristan Israel from town government has left a void that Jeff Kristal and Seth Gambino are trying to fill.Kristal, 53, is...

Three in Tisbury face-off for Land Bank

Three people are running to represent Tisbury on the Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank Commission, Nancy Weaver, Lynne Fraker, and Nora Nevin. Both Weaver and...

Cywinski, Dandridge battle for assessor’s post

The race for Tisbury assessor pits a former member of the board against a current member, a rare race for a seat that’s typically...

Playhouse wins abatement in taxing drama

The curtain has closed on a major Island drama: The Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse has had its property tax bill abated.It was a unanimous vote...

Donaroma wins in Edgartown; Reimann in O.B.

Updated 8:15 pmLongtime selectman Michael Donaroma cruised to victory over political newcomer Jack Krowski in the Edgartown election Thursday.Donaroma received 386 votes, to 222...

Tisbury won’t call town meeting for school funds

The MVRHS school committee won’t have to sweat winning over voters at a special town meeting in Tisbury to discuss use of $350,000 in...

Town clerk will remain an elected post

Voters rejected the idea of appointing rather than electing the town clerk during Tuesday’s first night of town meeting inside the Tisbury School gymnasium.Town...

SSA: Vineyard Haven Harbor doesn’t need dredging

Tisbury and the Steamship Authority appear to be on a collision course about dredging Vineyard Harbor.At the April 2 Tisbury board of selectmen meeting,...

School, town clerk, and town budget are on tap in Tisbury

Updated Thursday, 1:30 pm*Voters in Tisbury will decide whether to earmark new short-term rental taxes for a Housing Bank, whether to establish an assistant...

Alcohol for Vineyard Haven festival may hit sour note

The three-day music festival planned for August 9-11 in Vineyard Haven could have an approved contract by the end of this week, but concertgoers...

VTA bus drivers authorize strike

After months of what they call fruitless negotiations, the union representing bus drivers for the Vineyard Transit Authority have voted to authorize a strike.In...

Racist graffiti found in town’s dog park

Tisbury selectman Tristan Israel says he found disturbing and vulgar graffiti in the town’s dog park Monday, including the letters “KKK” sprayed on a...

Defendants ready for their closeup?

Criminal defendants who want to contest their district court bail will no longer have to be brought by ferry to Woods Hole and then...

Black Dog sidewalk poured

Updated 2:30 pmThe new sidewalk outside the Black Dog Bakery & Cafe in Vineyard Haven is being poured Tuesday morning. The sidewalk was dangerous...

Ground is broken on Greenwood Avenue housing

Island Housing Trust (IHT) broke ground on its latest affordable housing project Thursday on Greenwood Avenue in Tisbury, across the street from the entrance...

Falmouth P.D. warns public of ‘lethal opioid’ after three deaths

Falmouth Police have alerted the public to four overdoses, including three deaths, within the past three days.Police posted the public service message on the...