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M.V. Land Bank to sell existing Main Street headquarters

The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank commission has officially submitted a request for proposals (RFPs) for the purchase of its property on 167 and 169...

New EPA drinking water proposal ‘wake-up call’ for the Vineyard

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing a new set of stricter drinking water standards for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, known as PFAS, which...

New Steamship freight conversion fees possibly doubling

The conversion fees for the new freight ferries purchased by the Steamship Authority last year are now projected to be more than double what...

State lawmakers likely extending remote meeting option

Massachusetts lawmakers are working to pass legislation that would extend the option for town and regional governments across the Commonwealth to hold meetings remotely. The...

Vineyard housing coalition to hold rally at the State House

The coalition spearheading the creation of a real estate transfer fee for Martha’s Vineyard will be busing Islanders to the Massachusetts State House for...