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TCI offers VTA drivers, union final contract

After three days of negotiations, Vineyard Transit Authority (VTA) bus drivers and the union representing them were given a final contract offer from Transit...

The Net Result is sold

Updated 3:40 pmLouie Larsen has sold the Net Result to Michael Santoro of the Santoro Hospitality Group for an undisclosed sum. The deal...

Judge grants motion for pharmacy records of witness

 Jason Willoughby, charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of an Island woman, appeared in Dukes County Superior Court Wednesday morning for motion hearing...

Steve Amaral receives overdue Army medals

Steve Amaral, a Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby hall of famer and a 38-year veteran of the Oak Bluffs Fire Department, served...

Chilmark lowers the boom on creek spiles

Updated 5:15 pm, Wednesday *Through a letter sent to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and to Aquinnah harbormaster Brian “Chip” Vanderhoop, a...

Airport Fitness marketed briefly as hotel site

The Airport Fitness site at 24 Airport Rd. was recently marketed by Mitchell B. Muroff of the Muroff-Daigle Hospitality Group as a potential hotel...

Chilmark assesses two finalists for harbormaster

Chilmark selectmen interviewed two candidates for town harbormaster Tuesday night. The present harbormaster, Dennis Jason, is slated to retire in June. The selectmen and...

Coast Guard aids fishing boat

The U.S. Coast Guard came to the aid of a fishing boat in danger of sinking early Monday morning. The FV Capt. Bligh was...

Robinson brothers ditch for climate action

Brothers Runar Finn and Odin Robinson, 11 and 9 respectively, skipped school Friday to demand the U.S. return to the Paris Climate Agreement by...

Bill would protect homeowners with private power lines

State Rep. Dylan Fernandes, D-Falmouth, has introduced a bill that would provide legal safeguards for homeowners with private electric lines.Chappy resident Dennis Goldin,...

Chilmark hunter cuts plea deal on multiple charges

A Chilmark man has admitted sufficient facts in Edgartown District Court to multiple hunting charges as part of a plea deal. The charges date...

Eversource warns of widespread scams

Scammers are preying on Eversource customers in increasing numbers — masquerading as Eversource employees through use of counterfeit uniforms, badges, and caller identifications, according...

Chilmark finalizes Community Center fees

Chilmark selectmen voted unanimously Tuesday night to establish a final fee schedule for large nonprofit events at the community center, and for the Martha’s...

Hebrew Center to host Vineyard Wind hearing

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the Army Corps of Engineers are coming to to the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center to talk...

Damaged meter closes town hall

Tisbury town hall closed early Tuesday afternoon after a meter in a heavy metal housing was discovered to be “not normally attached” and dripping...

Dinghies arrested

Tisbury has apprehended dinghies, skiffs, and kayaks left on town waterfronts this winter and sent them to what harbormaster John Crocker described as “dinghy...

Transformer pads at terminal remain unrepaired

Updated Feb. 6A pair of concrete blocks or pads supporting transformers at the Steamship Authority terminal in Vineyard Haven remain cracked and crumbling, with...

Menemsha Market graced iconic magazine cover

Menemsha Market is indelibly connected to the Seward brothers, David and Doug, whose parents ran the store and the former Post Office within it...

Menemsha Market knocked out for 2019

  A fire inside Menemsha Market triggered last week by a downed utility pole caused more damage than initial assessments revealed, landlord Debbie Packer told...

Lost trawler Mistress found on sea floor

The Point Judith, R.I., trawler Mistress, which sank in foul weather on New Year's Day morning and triggered a large Coast Guard search for...