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Not enough hospital signs

To the Editor:I cannot understand the signage directing people from up-Island to the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.If you’re driving from Aquinnah/Chilmark via South Road, there’s...

Desperate for chocolate reprieve

To the Editor:Today’s Friday, June 7, MV Times Minute has a story headlined “Sweet news tip sounds sadly sour.” The reporter had heard a...

VTA fares to increase on July 1

It’s that time of year. The Martha’s Vineyard Transit Authority (VTA) advisory board voted to increase fare prices for the summer season.Fares are now...

Services for Paul Pimentel

Family and friends are gathering at the Martha's Vineyard Hebrew Center, 130 Center St., Vineyard Haven, this Sunday, June 23rd, at 1 pm to...

Martha’s Vineyard Bank announces its 2019 Essay Contest winners

Martha’s Vineyard Bank announced its 2019 Essay Contest winners. The contest honored National Teach Children to Save Day on April 12, and is part...

Quote of the Week

Quote of the Week“What I told the gal at town hall, 90 percent of the time I’m on the highway — that’s my home.”–Clarence...

Babe Ruth Island mini-tourney and playoffs

The three Vineyard Babe Ruth baseball teams will compete for Island bragging rights in a mini-tournament on Wednesday, June 19, at the high school...

The Big Question: The State Seal

Should the state seal be changed to eliminate the arm and the sword hanging above the Native American?Reply online as a comment, or send...

Academic honors

Dean's listAmber M. Medeiros, of West Tisbury, at Dean College.Cory R. Medeiros, of West Tisbury, at Dean College. 2019 Tisbury School Recognition Day and GraduationJeffrey...

Asa Ranger Thanhauser

Emily Thanhauser and Micah Thanhauser of West Tisbury announce the birth of a son, Asa Ranger Thanhauser, on June 14, 2019, at Martha’s Vineyard...

Charles Anthony Ksieniewicz Antinori

Lora Doreen Ksieniewicz Antinori and Marc Anthony Antinori announce the birth of a son, Charles Anthony Ksieniewicz Antinori, on June 11, 2019, at Martha’s...

Spare Windemere

To the Editor:Belatedly reading of the helpful hospital forum at the Hebrew Center, I did not like to see the phrase “the slow death...

‘Follow the Journey of the North Atlantic Right Whales’

On Monday, June 24, at 7 pm, the West Tisbury library will present “Follow the Journey of the North Atlantic Right Whales,” by documentary...

Animal Shelter garden party fundraiser

The 11th annual Garden Party to benefit the Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard, a no-kill shelter, will be held on Monday, June 24, 5:30...

Court report: June 3 – June 17

June 3, 2019Wesley E. Stokes, Vineyard Haven; DOB 5/2/79, violating abuse prevention order, a second charge of violating abuse prevention order: continued to pretrial...

REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: June 10 – 14, 2019

AquinnahJune 12, Macdonald T. Haskell sold 1 Driftwood Ln. to Patrick R. Sherbrooke and Katherine A. Sherbrooke for $1,605,000.ChilmarkJune 14, Ghee House LLC sold...

Douglas sets another speed record

American speed sailor, Robbie Douglas, set a new world speed sailing record at the Prince of Speed event off the coast of LaPalme France,...

Geoff Rose has proven himself

To the Editor:Over the past six years, I've watched Geoff Rose navigate a daunting gauntlet of federal, state, and municipal rules and regulations with...

Recipe for success

To the Editor:The Martha's Vineyard Chamber of Commerce owes a debt of gratitude to the 24 chefs and restaurants, smart and savvy local bloggers,...

Yard Sales: June 15 & 16

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