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Have a spooktacular Halloween

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As the chilly evenings of October arrive and leaves begin to flood driveways around the Island, the anticipation of candy collecting and haunted houses...

Derby sets scholarship record; Magid reels in the boat

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For some, it was a record-setting Derby — for others, it was a struggle to stay on the leaderboards, or even get a weighable...

‘Eat more fish’

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The Martha’s Vineyard Fishermen’s Preservation Trust (MVFPT) is continuing its work to support local commercial fishermen and the restaurants and fish shops that rely...

Anglers close in on Derby home stretch

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As the Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby draws to a close, folks are hurrying to land that prizewinning fish and top the...

Coalition seeks to eliminate Columbus Day from school calendars

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The Martha’s Vineyard Diversity Coalition (MVDC) is currently working on a proposal to Island schools in support of renaming Columbus Day Indigenous Peoples Day...

County doubles down on stormtide mapping

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The Dukes County Commission Wednesday agreed to increase the county’s contribution amount for the stormtide pathways mapping project currently being undertaken by the Martha’s...

Social justice group brings education and advocacy to M.V.

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Arnie Reisman, who is quoted extensively here, died unexpectedly on Oct. 4, several days after being interviewed for this story. The Times extends its...

Single condition carries in MVRHS fields site plan review

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Updated Oct. 6 After a choppy deliberation Tuesday between members of the Oak Bluffs planning board for the site-plan review of the Martha’s Vineyard Regional...

Bivalve bash

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The first-ever Martha’s Vineyard Oyster Fest brought hundreds of shellfish lovers to the Martha’s Vineyard Museum and several other venues during a three-day celebration...

No SSA rate hikes proposed for 2022

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There are no rate adjustments being proposed for the Steamship Authority’s (SSA) 2022 budget. Mark Rozum, treasurer and comptroller for the SSA, said during a...

Chris Manning named Gay Head Lighthouse keeper

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Following a recommendation by the Gay Head Lighthouse advisory board, the Aquinnah select board appointed Chris Manning as the Gay Head Lighthouse keeper and...

‘The future of nursing home care on-Island’

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A new skilled nursing facility centered around socialization and independence is soon to replace the outmoded Windemere Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Although Windemere was considered...

Advice from the pros

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As Islanders get ready to hunker down for the fall and winter, lawns and gardens are preparing to go dormant during the cold season...

Building inspector will serve as ‘gatekeeper’ for fields permitting

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The question of whether the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) will apply for a special permit for the athletic field project is up...

‘You are loved’

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As the clouds from the prior night’s storm cleared and the dimmest glimmer of sunlight began to show on the shoreline, the parking area...

MVRHS again receives Special Olympics recognition

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The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) was recognized for the third consecutive year by Special Olympics Massachusetts as a Unified Champion School for...

A culture of cheese at Grey Barn

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Silhouetted by slate-colored shingles, antique timbers, and hilly pasture, the Grey Barn and Farm creamery is churning out cheese even before the milking cows...

Up-Island schools take next steps in capital projects

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The Chilmark and West Tisbury schools are both eyeing next steps for major capital projects that have been on the horizon for years, including...

‘Ed always found a way’

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The late Ed Jerome, who served as the principal of the Edgartown School for 26 years, worked tirelessly to construct a new school that...

Planning board tables MVRHS special permit decision

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The Oak Bluffs planning board tabled a vote on whether the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School will be required to apply for a special...
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