Tabernacle Hosts Sen. Raphael Warnock Sunday Service

August 10, 2023

Rev. Senator Raphael Warnock preaches at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs on Sunday, August 13 beginning at 12:30 p.m.

Dobbs Discussion

August 10, 2023

The Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center will have three panelists on Thursday August 17 at 5:30 p.m. discussing the subject: “What has happened in the year since Dobbs?”

Flood Watch Issued for the Vineyard Thursday

August 10, 2023

The watch goes into effect at 2 p.m. today and will remain active until Friday morning, with areas of the state expected to receive between two and four inches of rain.

Please Adopt Us

August 9, 2023

Black cats Smokey and Bandit have been adopted together.

New Striper Rules Extended Through 2024

August 9, 2023

An emergency regulation restricting recreational striped bass fishermen to only keep fish between 28 and 31 inches has been extended through October 2024.

Firefighters Pull Man From Out-of-Control Boat

August 7, 2023

Edgartown and Oak Bluffs fire rescue teams responded to an out-of-control boat off State Beach Friday after the operator, a shellfisherman, suffered a medical emergency.

Department of Energy Grant to Help In Case of Regional Outages

August 7, 2023

The Edgartown, Tisbury and Oak Bluffs water departments will get expert advice on making their systems resilient in emergency situations, thanks to a technical assistance grant from the US Department of Energy.

District Attorney Calls for Federal Investigation into Migrant Flights

July 31, 2023

Cape and Islands District Attorney Robert Galibois asked for the help from the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the migrant flights that landed on the Vineyard in September.

Chilmark Considering Short-Term Rental Tax Hike

July 28, 2023

At Tuesday's select board meeting, the housing committee proposed raising the lodging tax and committing the new funds to affordable housing.

Vineyard Under Air Quality Advisory Friday

July 28, 2023

Poor air quality resulting from elevated ozone levels on Martha’s Vineyard may pose a risk to sensitive groups, according to an air quality advisory released by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection Friday.

Freight Ferry Breaks Loose From Woods Hole Dock

updated August 3, 2023

The Sankaty broke loose around 5 p.m. and drifted into the neighboring Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution dock, the Steamship Authority said.

Record of Cases Heard in District Court

July 26, 2023

The following cases were heard in Edgartown district court.