Chilmark Keeps Single Tax Rate

December 20, 2022

Chilmark will keep a single tax rate after completing deliberations on the town’s real estate classification at a select board meeting Friday.

Community Pledges Support for Family of Riley Ignacio-Cameron

December 20, 2022

A GoFundMe fundraiser created in the wake of Islander and Maine Maritime Academy student Riley Ignacio-Cameron’s death has raised more than $57,000 since it began last week.

Up Island Schools Hold Budget Hearing

December 20, 2022

The Up-Island Regional School District holds its public hearing on the 2024 operating budget Thursday, with a roughly 5.6 per cent increase over the current fiscal year.

Menorah Lighting in Tisbury

December 19, 2022

Chabad of Martha's Vineyard is hosting a public Hanukkah celebration and menorah lighting in Owen Park Thursday, Dec. 22.

Oak Bluffs Sets Tax Rate

December 19, 2022

The Oak Bluffs select board adopted a tax rate of $5.21 per every $1,000 of assessed property value for fiscal year 2023, continuing a years-long trend of cutting property tax rates in town.

Edgartown Police Host Senior Dinner

December 16, 2022

The Edgartown Patrolman's Association hosted a senior dinner at the Edgartown School Saturday, Dec. 17.

Peter Simon Calendar

December 15, 2022

The Peter Simon Calendar 2023 edition is currently available.

Warren the Whale

December 15, 2022

Warren the Whale has arrived, swimming ashore this season thanks to the writing of Phyllis Meras and illustrations by Anne Ganz.

Tisbury Closes Spring Street for Steeple Installation

December 15, 2022

Spring street in Vineyard Haven will be closed Saturday between Franklin and Main streets, as workers reinstall Town Hall's steeple.

Aquinnah Sets Tax Rate

December 14, 2022

The Aquinnah select board Tuesday set a new tax rate for fiscal year 2023 of $6.10 for every $1,000 of assessed property value.

Massachusetts Sheriff’s Association Elects New Executive Officers

December 12, 2022

Dukes County Sheriff Robert Ogden will serve as the first associate vice president of the Massachusetts Sheriff's Association.

Architect Chosen for Howes House Renovation

December 8, 2022

The West Tisbury select board awarded a $900,000 contract to Falmouth-based Keenan + Kenny Architects.