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Waltham man arraigned on rape charge

A 28-year-old Waltham man pleaded not guilty in Edgartown District Court to one count of rape. Micah Washington was arrested by Edgartown Police in...

Tisbury town hall goes topless

Updated 1:30 pm Tisbury town hall is now minus its head ornament. Saturday morning a crane lifted away the weathervane, then the steeple, and finally...

Hinckley warehouse razed

  Two excavators went to work demolishing the old Hinckley warehouse in Vineyard Haven Tuesday morning. The excavators could be seen grabbing huge chunks of...

Man seriously injured when barge capsizes

Updated Nov. 27 A Tisbury Towing and Transportation barge capsized Monday afternoon in New Bedford Harbor, seriously injuring one man. The vessel turned over “north...

Scarce bay scallops are costly

Last year the Vineyard bay scallop harvest boomed. Prices hovered around $20 per pound. Not so this year. Bay scallops are scant, and at...

Willoughby arraigned in woman’s overdose death

Updated 5:30 pm Jason Willoughby was arraigned on a manslaughter charge Monday in Barnstable Superior Court for his alleged role in the death of a...

Chilmark special town meeting slated for Monday

Updated Nov. 16 at 4:05 At 3:30 pm Friday afternoon, Chilmark officials opened a sole bid for electrical upgrades to Menemsha’s docks and decided to...

Police and firefighters drill at old Hinckley warehouse

Oak Bluffs and Tisbury firefighters descended on a warehouse at the old H.N. Hinckley and Sons property Wednesday night for structure fire drill. Though...