A Blackstone man charged with rape and indecent assault and battery was placed on three years of probation Monday.

A mix of Islanders gathered Sunday to protest the plan to apply herbicides under power lines on Martha’s Vineyard this week.

Trish Lyman of Edgartown won a new car and John Stasiuk of Northford, Connn., took home a new boat at the derby awards ceremony held Sunday.

The Vineyard Transit Authority has received a $1.2 million federal grant to move forward with a project to add electric buses to its fleet.

Oak Bluffs firefighters quickly put out a fire in a house off New York avenue Friday afternoon. There was nobody at the home at the time of the fire.

For Richard Hamilton, the process of creating jewelry starts with listening to his customers' stories. At age 67, he mostly works on commissions now...


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Sgt. Sean Slavin was commended last week for leading an investigation that led to the arrest of a Florida psychic.

The following cases were heard in Edgartown district court.

The Interfaith community will present a program of poetry, music and song at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital Chapel on Saturday, Oct. 21 at 4p.m.