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Living history lands on Martha’s Vineyard

Some of America’s most influential aircraft, which helped shape the world we live in today, touched down at Martha’s Vineyard Airport on Monday to...

M.V. Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby underway

Fishing folks of all ages and experience levels gathered at Derby headquarters in Edgartown Sunday morning to celebrate the start of another Martha’s Vineyard...

Scott’s Grove neighborhood wins design award

The Scott’s Grove apartments in West Tisbury recently received a 2019 merit award from the Builder’s Choice and Custom Home Design Awards.The quaint, efficient,...

Wings of Freedom tour comes to the Vineyard

Some of the most iconic aircraft in military aviation history will be available for tours and flights at the Martha’s Vineyard Airport from Monday,...

Cape Air incorporates flights to JFK

Cape Air will add regular flights to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) starting Sept. 16. Assistant airport director Geoff Freeman said at Wednesday’s Martha’s...

‘Nobody should have to struggle alone’

Larry Berkowitz visited the MVRHS library Tuesday night to discuss suicide and ways of dealing with traumatic experiences.Berkowitz, director of the Riverside Trauma Center...

Rods at the ready

Islanders love their fishing. Whether it's pulling endless snapper blues from the Big Bridge midsummer, or tying on an eel and trying your luck...

MVRHS looks at two mediators in funding formula negotiations

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School is looking at two firms that could be hired to facilitate discussions surrounding the regional funding formula.At Monday’s...

O.B. firefighters knock down boat fire

Oak Bluffs firefighters suppressed a boat fire in the vicinity of the East Chop Beach Club Tuesday morning. Several fire trucks, police cruisers, and...

Island seeks assistance in MVRHS negotiations

After hours of back and forth deliberation, the all-Island finance committee has decided to recommend hiring a professional consultant from the Massachusetts Association of...

Tisbury holds off on closing special town meeting warrant

Tisbury selectmen delayed setting a concrete date for a special town meeting and for closing the special town meeting warrant at a brief meeting...

Dershowitz presents new book amid protests

Updated 12:30 pmAlan Dershowitz presented his new book at a packed West Tisbury library amid protests condemning him for his association with his past...

Skunks on a plane

What started out as a normal day of flying for seasonal Katama resident and recreational pilot Dillon Newell soon turned into a strange and...

Aquinnah seeks to raise legal budget

Aquinnah selectmen discussed the need for a special town meeting to raise the 2020 legal budget by $125,000.The need for additional cash in the...

‘Time is ticking’ for MVRHS to start building project

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School is looking at two firms that could be hired to facilitate discussions surrounding the regional funding formula.At Monday’s...

Big game fishing

You would be hard-pressed to find an Island angler who can’t quote at least a couple of lines from the blockbuster movie filmed on...

Cloud of controversy follows Alan Dershowitz

Updated August 29Harvard Law professor and high-profile defense attorney Alan Dershowitz will discuss his new book, “Defending Israel: The Story of My Relationship with...

MVRHS wins Special Olympics award

Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School is being recognized with a “national banner,” recognizing its efforts to provide inclusive sports and activities for students with...

MVRHS chooses Huntress as track and field designer

After interviewing four different athletic facility designers for the track and field overhaul at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS), school officials moved...

Island school districts extend school choice enrollment

Island town school committees each decided at a meeting Tuesday to reopen their school choice program and extend it to Sept. 15.School choice is...