County Names New Airport Commissioner

May 22, 2020

The Dukes County commission voted to appoint Robert Zeltzer to the Martha’s Vineyard airport commission at a meeting Wednesday.

Local Candidate Discussions Go Online

May 22, 2020

The League of Women Voters of Martha’s Vineyard is holding its candidate discussions on Zoom, with no audience participation.

Island Youth Summit Tackles Climate Change

May 20, 2020

Students, educators and Mass Audubon staff hold their Youth Climate Summit online next week. The event is open to Island students in 5th-12th grade.

Virtual Brunch Benefits Island Housing Trust

May 20, 2020

Bob Vila will host the online fund-raiser June 1, according to an announcement from the affordable housing nonprofit.

New Hearing Set for Meetinghouse Place

May 20, 2020

Four redesigns later, the slightly-altered 54-acre Meeting House Place subdivision plan is set go before the Martha’s Vineyard Commission.

Chamber Music Season Cancelled

May 19, 2020

The Martha's Vineyard Chamber Music Society has cancelled its 2020 summer concert series, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Artisans Festival Goes Virtual

May 18, 2020

The Vineyard Artisans Memorial Day Virtual Show takes place this weekend.

Edgartown Officer, Tween Build Special Bond

May 18, 2020

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Cod and the Islands is celebrating the anniversary of an Edgartown police officer and his Little Brother.

Manny Rose Earns Promotion

May 16, 2020

Oak Bluffs fire chief Martin Greene announced this week that Manuel (Manny) Rose has been promoted to the permanent position of deputy chief.

Sgt. Matthew Gebo Is Officer of the Year

May 16, 2020

The West Tisbury police department has named Sgt. Matthew Gebo as the 2019 police officer of the year.

Built on Stilts Cancels Summer Dance Festival

May 13, 2020

Built on Stilts, the long-running public dance festival held in August every year at the Union Chapel in Oak Bluffs, will be canceled this year.

Reminder for Dog Walkers

May 13, 2020

The Sheriff’s Meadow Foundation is reminding trail walkers to keep their dogs leashed as an important safety matter during the pandemic.