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Four Island applicants are closer to marijuana dispensary permits

As many as five medical marijuana shops possible in Dukes County.

Edgartown will take a $2 million loss on sale of the Warren House

On Monday, selectmen accepted a bid of $2.5 million for the decaying building.

NSTAR public hearing comes to a close at MVC

The Martha's Vineyard Commission concluded an NSTAR public hearing Thursday, with a call for better communication in the future.

Dukes County Health Council sponsors medical marijuana info meeting

The Dukes County Health Council invited policy expert Kevin Sabet to speak on the issue.

DCHC hosts medical marijuana meeting Thursday

The Duke's County Health Council (DCHC) hosted a marijuana tutorial this morning for town officials and some of the four applicants for medical marijuana dispensaries on Martha's Vineyard — all of them anxious to learn the ropes of the new state effort to permit the distribution of medical marijuana.

Edgartown selectmen will consider two bids for the Warren House

Edgartown selectmen covered a range of issues Monday including the sale of the Captain Warren House and an underground cable.

Deadline for Captain Warren House bids is Friday

Edgartown selectmen tackled a wide range of issues Monday, from the Captain Warren House to healthy aging

After-school programs are in full swing

In anticipation of a new school year, parents Island-wide rely on the safety net of after school programs

Vineyard Haven couple winnows decoy collection

George "Doc" and Meghan Brown share a deep love of antiques and each other, and not in that order

Pending action on Syria spurs Five Corners ‘Impeach Obama’ protest

The small protest attracted considerable attention as holiday weekend travelers arrived.

Four vie for medical marijuana license in Dukes County

Applicants in Dukes County are closer to obtaining a medical marijuana license, as part of the state's competitive two-part application process.

Stop & Shop expansion project takes five; await results of ongoing traffic study

Representatives for Stop & Shop postponed two meetings this week, while they and the MVC await results of a traffic study

MVC continues Alliance Community Church and NSTAR public hearings

The Martha's Vineyard Commission continues public hearings for Alliance Community Church and NSTAR, hears plans for a subdivision project in Katama

Dr. Louis Sullivan finds that a little walking goes a long way

The Sullivan 5K Run/Walk has raised approximately $300,000 to benefit Martha's Vineyard Hospital over the last 25 years.

Edgartown selectmen hear renewed interest in the Captain Warren House

Edgartown selectmen also signed off on a Chappy Ferry maintenance plan.

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Thrift Shop raises $43,000

The Martha's Vineyard Community Services fashion show and art sale over the weekend will benefit a wide range of social services Island-wide

From Obamaritas to Obama t-shirts, Edgartown businesses capitalize on the first family’s visit

Edgartown business owners welcome the Obama family and embrace their patriotic spirit

MVC hopes to open lines of communication with NSTAR

Absent authority over NSTAR's infrastructure work, the Martha's Vineyard Commission hearing was intended merely to air views.

State DPH creates a path for medical marijuana dispensaries

The Department of Public Health is now accepting applications to open medical marijuana dispensaries.