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Derby ramps up after a slow start

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It’s already been an exciting time for anglers participating in the 76th Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby, and this year’s age-old tradition...

Special permit question looms over MVRHS field project

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The question of whether the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) is required to apply for a special permit under a particular Oak Bluffs...

High school mandates civics course for seniors

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A newly established civics course will be a requirement for seniors at Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) going forward. History teacher and social studies...

Island schools need bus drivers

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Island schools are experiencing a shortage of bus staff, and are urgently looking to hire drivers and monitors for the school year. In a letter...

Airport considers electric plane charging

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Martha’s Vineyard Airport is looking at potentially installing support infrastructure for electric aircraft and ground transportation. At Thursday’s meeting of the Martha’s Vineyard Airport Commission...

Crash near airport results in minor injuries

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A two-car crash at approximately 10:40 Thursday morning near the entrance to Martha’s Vineyard Airport slowed traffic for about 20 minutes, and resulted in...

Businesses emerge from another tough summer

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Island businesses that struggled to keep their doors open during the summer of 2020 had to face different challenges this past season, such as...

Aquinnah doubles parking ticket fines for next year

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Parking fines for restricted parking spaces in Aquinnah will be increased in 2022, along with overtime parking fines at the town lot. As seasonal nonresident...

MVC field dissenters decide not to file report

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One week after lauding the idea that six dissenting commissioners would file a “first in the commission’s history” minority report outlining their differences on...

Chilmark select board responds to camp incident report

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During a single-topic meeting of the Chilmark select board, members shared their responses to a formal report on an incident that occurred at a...

Vineyard receives vulnerability preparedness grants

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Martha’s Vineyard and Gosnold received $173,843 Tuesday in order to complete phase two of a comprehensive climate action plan for the Dukes County communities.  The...

Tisbury officials approve wastewater plan

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The Tisbury select board approved the plan of study for the town’s Comprehensive Wastewater Management Plan (CWMP) during a meeting Tuesday. The plan of study...

Purr-fect ending for cat missing for two months

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A gray tabby cat named Lucipurr that went missing after escaping from her owner’s camper van aboard a Steamship Authority ferry has been found...

Boat to the Basket is a slam-dunk

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The second annual Martha’s Vineyard Boat to the Basket youth basketball showcase Saturday taught kids about substance use disorder, addiction, and peer pressure by...

Vineyard public schools will continue with surveillance testing

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Martha’s Vineyard Public Schools will again conduct COVID surveillance testing during the upcoming school year, according to Superintendent Matt D’Andrea. During Thursday’s meeting of the...

Sing for Haiti

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The Freedom Choir, a choir group that uses the power of voice to bring communities together and support each other, is hosting an online...

Island under air quality advisory

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Air quality on the Vineyard Thursday could cause problems for those in sensitive health groups and those with pre-existing lung conditions, as ground-level ozone...

‘In the company of poets’

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For 58 years, the Cleaveland House Poets have been meeting to share their love for poetry and help each other grow as writers and...

Chilmark officials await report on community center incident

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The Chilmark select board provided a brief update during its Tuesday meeting on an incident that occurred at a Chilmark Community Center summer camp...

Gone fishin’

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A relatively new restaurant in Vineyard Haven is bringing the West Coast seafood and street food vibe — surfboards, palm trees, and all —...
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