A convoy of National Guard trucks arrived on the Island Wednesday morning to deliver a staff isolation tent to the Edgartown house of correction, and other supplies Islandwide.
3:48 pm, April 1, 2020
The town has launched its temporary harbor patrol boat, on loan from the state environmental police.
2:33 pm, April 1, 2020
With protective masks in short supply on Martha’s Vineyard, a new Island network has formed with the mission of providing masks for everyone who needs them.
1:52 pm, April 1, 2020
All Martha’s Vineyard towns have postponed their annual town meetings and elections this year. Rescheduled dates are tentative, town administrators said, and subject to change. Oak Bluffs, annual town meeting May 12, annual town election May 14.
1:48 pm, April 1, 2020
With ridership cratering on the Vineyard route and financial losses looming, SSA general manager Robert Davis said the reduced ferry schedule will remain in effect through May 5.
1:33 pm, April 1, 2020
Richard D. (Dick) Rice of Silver Spring, Md., and formerly Martha’s Vineyard, died on March 29 at Riderwood Village in Silver Spring. He was 90.
12:53 pm, April 1, 2020
Mary Francis Sanborn Perry died peacefully at the home of her daughter on March 18. She was 84.
12:50 pm, April 1, 2020
Keep washing until hope shines through
12:34 pm, April 1, 2020
Vineyard SSA governor Jim Malkin will hold a listening session today at approximately 5:30 p.m., immediately following the Dukes County Commission meeting.
9:53 am, April 1, 2020