As debate heats up over a proposed law to limit patient/nurse ratios in Massachusetts, leaders at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital and Island nurses...

Legal spending is on the rise at the Martha’s Vineyard Airport, much of it due to ongoing litigation with the former owner of Airport Mobil.

It’s an even-numbered year and midterm election season has arrived in Dukes County as well as around the country.

The Steamship Authority held an open house in Vineyard Haven Wednesday to share plans for a sweeping redesign of the Woods Hole ferry terminal.

The deadline to register to vote or change party for the Nov. 6 election is Oct. 17. All town clerk’s offices will be open that day until 8 p.m.

The Vineyard Montessori School will hold its sixth annual Truckin’ MV touch-a-truck fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 20.


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The following cases were heard in Edgartown district court.

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services will host and Electronics Disposal Day on Saturday, October 20.

The Tisbury Council on Aging will hold its fifth annual health fair on Thursday, Oct. 18.