A major project to rebuild the jetties at Menemsha Creek has been delayed about three weeks and will likely extend into the nesting season of the federally-protected piping plover. The Army Corps of Engineers had expected to complete repairs to the west jetty in Aquinnah by Tuesday of this week.
An Alabama woman was named the new owner of an Edgartown home Tuesday — and millions of other would-be residents were disappointed — as Home and Garden Television announced the winner of the network’s annual dream home giveaway.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday at 4 p.m. at the Harbor View Hotel for the prominent Edgartown businessman and raconteur who was sometimes a lightning rod for controversy. Mr. Carroll died Tuesday morning.
Tisbury selectmen took stock in the aftermath of a Monday oil spill at Lake Tashmoo, praising the response. “It was a challenging day, no question about it, but we had great team response, we effected some positive outcomes with the resources we had there,” fire chief John Schilling said.