Negotiations over the use of Edgartown's town owned dredge for an Oak Bluffs project to improve water quality in Sengekontacket Pond sparked criticism at Tuesday's Oak Bluffs selectmen's meeting.
Tisbury School science teacher Lynn Gatchell takes office as president of the Massachusetts Association of Science Teachers (MAST) on October 21.
"Based on the reports, various Island emergency management personnel, combined with other related entities, worked hard to develop sound planning during rehearsal, but when the curtain rose for real, it seems all the actors were reading from slightly different scripts, which a few had written for themselves.
Jeffrey Moore was pedaling a bicycle down Main Street, Vineyard Haven last Thursday morning against traffic, wearing headphones and drinking a large cup of coffee when he struck Tabitha Calheta of Edgartown as she crossed the street with her infant son.
A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries following a Monday night crash that left Barnes Road (also known as Airport Road) closed for several hours.
Tisbury selectmen will hold a public hearing Tuesday afternoon to consider proposed changes to the town's shellfish regulations that include measures to reduce catch limits and protect seed, or juvenile, bay scallops.